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The Latest in next-wave biofuels feedstock reports: Short rotation woody biomass

The Latest in next-wave biofuels feedstock reports: Short rotation woody biomass

June 8, 2014 |

From Illinois, a study out after Christmas from the Energy Biosciences Institute at the University of Illinois looked at 21 species of short-rotation woody biomass, planted in 2010 and harvested and measured in 2011 and 2012. Of the 21, black locust, northern catalpa, flameleaf sumac, silver maple and sycamore proved to be the best short-rotation biomass […]

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American Process sells the first woody biomass cellulosic ethanol RINS

American Process sells the first woody biomass cellulosic ethanol RINS

April 21, 2014 |

On Friday April 18, 2014, American Process shipped its second commercial ethanol cargo and sold the first cellulosic ethanol RINs from its Alpena Biorefinery. These are the first cellulosic ethanol RINs generated since the beginning of 2013.  These are also the first ever commercial cellulosic ethanol RINS generated from woody biomass in in the US. […]

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University of Illinois study identifies top woody biomass for short-rotation

University of Illinois study identifies top woody biomass for short-rotation

December 26, 2013 |

In Illinois, a study from the Energy Biosciences Institute at the University of Illinois looked at 21 species of short-rotation woody biomass, planted in 2010 and harvested and measured in 2011 and 2012. Of the 21, black locust, northern catalpa, flameleaf sumac, silver maple and sycamore proved to be the best short-rotation biomass crops for […]

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The Biofuels Center completes North Carolina woody biomass census

The Biofuels Center completes North Carolina woody biomass census

June 6, 2013 |

In North Carolina, the Biofuels Center of North Carolina has completed its statewide woody biomass assessment—the first report of its kind. The Center coordinated with Raleigh-based Gelbert, Fullbright & Randolph (GFR) Forestry Consultants and the state’s seven economic development regions in 2011 to undertake the now-complete, three-part analysis of the state’s wood resources as foundation […]

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"Woody biomass supply + logistics hold real key to the success of a biofuels industry"

"Woody biomass supply + logistics hold real key to the success of a biofuels industry"

September 8, 2011 |

Today on Twitter. Dorethea63453: How Biofuels Are Moving Into Top Status As An Alternative Fuel Source NatureCanada: Canadian company Bedford Biofuels threatens Kenya’s Tana Delta with plans for a 10,000 ha commodity crop plantation wood2energy: FRA and #Biofuel Development –  “woody biomass supply + logistics hold real key to the success of a biofuels industry” […]

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Walki develops cover to speed up woody biomass drying

Walki develops cover to speed up woody biomass drying

[ 0 ] May 5, 2011 |

In Finland, Walki has developed a paper-based, waterproof cover that can be chipped and burned together with logging residue. The cover itself is a four-meter wide laminate, mainly produced from renewable fibrous materials. It shelters the top of a log pile, where logs are dried to improve energy content, but leaves the sides open, allowing […]

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Washington State mulls testing woody biomass as renewable jet fuel feedstock

Washington State mulls testing woody biomass as renewable jet fuel feedstock

[ 0 ] February 24, 2011 |

In Washington state, the state House of Representatives has approved a request by the Washington Department of Natural Resources to test forest biomass as a feedstock for renewable jetfuel. The proposal now moves on to the state’s Senate. More on the story.

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John Deere launches woody biomass supporters website

John Deere launches woody biomass supporters website

[ 0 ] January 25, 2011 |

In Illinois, John Deere has launched woodybiomass,com, a site where “site visitors can influence friends, family, co-workers or their local legislators about the benefits of woody biomass by just a few clicks through the “Making It a Reality” tab”. Via the tab, visitors can email the site link, or send messages to local legislators in […]

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New Holland Agriculture, SUNY to partner on biomass delivery improvement project

New Holland Agriculture, SUNY to partner on biomass delivery improvement project

July 26, 2015 |

In Pennsylvania, New Holland Agriculture announced plans to assist SUNY researchers in a $3.5 million research project aiming to reduce the cost of delivering biomass for refinement, New Holland Agriculture will provide SUNY with an FR9080 self-propelled forage harvester with 130FB coppice header for use in the DOE research project. The forage harvester and header […]

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4 minutes with… Mahmood Ebadian, Founder, Biomass Supply Chain Consulting

4 minutes with… Mahmood Ebadian, Founder, Biomass Supply Chain Consulting

July 15, 2015 |

Tell us about your company and it’s role in the Advanced Bioeconomy. Biomass Supply Chain Consulting Ltd. specializes in the application of decision science to help its clients make more informed strategic, tactical and operational decisions across the biomass supply chain. Expertise includes simulation and optimization modeling, sensitivity analysis, scenario-based analysis, and feasibility studies. The […]

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