Tag: waste wood

Biofine looks at new biofuel refinery development on former mill property

Biofine looks at new biofuel refinery development on former mill property

August 1, 2021 |

In Maine, the Bangor Daily News reports that Biofine Developments Northeast Inc. reached a tentative agreement with Lincoln and Lincoln Lakes Innovation Corp. to open a multi-phase biofuels refinery development on a former Lincoln mill property. “Biofine Developments Northeast, a Maine-based subsidiary of the Massachusetts company Biofine Technology, uses a technology that uses waste wood […]

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Norwegian researchers improve waste wood torrefaction

Norwegian researchers improve waste wood torrefaction

May 27, 2013 |

In Norway, a SINTEF project led by senior scientist Øyvind Skreiberg is transforming the chopped-off branches and tops of felled spruce trees into a fine powder that is then pressed into high-energy pellets. This contains about 70% of the original mass, while keeping 90% of its energy. On its way through the highly insulated steel […]

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