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Reduce Landfills

By burning biomass for energy, we can take waste that is harmful to the environment and turn it into something useful. Biomass is cheap and readily available source of energy. 46 more words


M&G Chemicals enters into a JV with Anhui Guozhen

M&G Chemicals announced that has entered into a Sino-foreign joint venture with Anhui Guozhen CO, Ltd. The new company – Anhui M&G Guozhen Green Refinery CO, Ltd – will employ Proesa technology licensed by Beta Renewables to convert 970,000-1,300,000 metric tons per year of agricultural residues into cellulosic ethanol, glycols and by-products such as lignin in Fuyang City (Anhui Province, PRC).


Congress Spotlight #24 – Got a question? Biomass may be the answer

Got a question? Biomass may be the answer

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It’s just possible that sustainable biomass could be, if not a panacea for the world’s energy challenges, then perhaps the next best thing. 926 more words

IUFRO Spotlight

Self-Watering Containers and Soil Health

For the past several years we have been using self-watering containers for many of our plants – especially tomatoes. The containers are plastic tubs we bought from Walmart that have been modified to have a water reservoir and use capillary action to draw water up into the soil mass. 492 more words

Can We Grow Our Own Electricity?

Viaspace, a producer of renewable Giant King Grass as a low carbon fuel for electricity generation, has signed a supply contract with bioenergy project developer ReSource Bioenergy to supply its energy grass for bioenergy projects in Jamaica through its affiliate Jamaica Bioenergy. 479 more words