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Bug's LIfe

Biomass is such an ugly word but it does encapsulate just how much of the world we are not aware of even though it is right under our own noses whether it is the more obvious bee searching out pollen or the less obvious beetles doing just the same we live in a far more complicated world than any one person could ever comprehend.


Could Ireland Use Hemp As Biomass? – Dublin Hemp Museum – Medium

Recently it was announced that the British pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) have opened a biomass energy plant in Ireland. The €8 million investment facility is located at its manufacturing site in Dungarvan Co. 60 more words

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Biomass burning and questions on notice

As reported on the ABC this week, the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC)” . . . has asked political leaders to actively consider using organic matter as fuel as an option to bolster the baseload energy supply.” CEFC chief executive, Paul McCartey, stressed that “forests or plantations used for the biomass had to be certified under a recognised brand as sustainable.” 450 more words


Hearing examiner rules Appalachian Power’s renewable energy tariff isn’t good enough

Appalachian Power’s plan to repackage power from existing renewable energy projects in its portfolio into a new, higher-priced green option hit a bump this week when a hearing examiner for the Virginia State Corporation Commission… 482 more words

Renewable Energy

Drax mulls coal to gas instead of biomass conversion

Are we nearing the end of the road for further large-scale wood pellet burning at UK power stations? Cheaper gas from either US or UK fracking must now be influencing business plans. 173 more words


[NEWS] Maine Lawmakers Put Biomass On Hold

– by Mike Clifford, June 12, 2017, Public News Service

Faced with key decisions on the best way to proceed on energy sources for Maine, state legislators have put off a bill to promote biomass, and moved forward on a measure to support solar power. 134 more words


[NEWS] New Leadership for Troubled Good Earth Power AZ

– by Emery Cowan, May 27, 2017, Arizona Daily Sun

Three and a half years after taking over the largest stewardship contract in the Forest Service’s history, Good Earth Power AZ has new leadership that is looking to turn the company’s troubled operations around. 104 more words