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GE to build biomass plant in Belgium
Belgian Eco Energy (BEE) has selected GE to build a 215 MW biomass-fired power plant in Ghent.
Dong Energy to construct 'waste to gas to power' plant in Cheshire
Construction work is about to start on a 5 MWe waste-to-power plant in Northwich, UK, that will employ an enzyme-based process developed by Dong Energy.
France plans biomass tender
The Energy Ministry in France is planning to launch a tender for the construction of wood-fired cogeneration plants.
Combined food and power parks win investment
A Chinese investment firm has agreed to plough £2 billion into two projects to build innovative biomass combined heat and power (CHP) plants in Wales.
United Utilities to build AD plant in Scottish distillery
The Glenmorangie Company has appointed United Utilities to build an anaerobic digestion (AD) plant at its distillery in Tain, Scotland.
European Commission opens Drax conversion probe
The European Commission has opened an investigation into whether the conversion of Drax power station in the UK from coal to biomass firing breaches state aid rules.
Foresight Group expands with new bioenergy fund
Fund manager Foresight Group has launched a bioenergy fund in Australia to invest in projects producing energy from agricultural, council, forestry and mining waste.
Improved bed material for CFBs increases efficiency
Researchers at Chalmers Uuiversity have discovered that a newly developed bed material improves the combustion efficiency CFB combustion while reducing operating and maintenance...
Eco2 sells biomass project to Glenmont
Eco2 has sold a 40 MW biomass power plant project in the UK to Glennmont Partners in a deal that will pave the way for the construction of the facility.
Financial close for Cramlington
The £138 million Cramlington biomass power project in the UK has successfully achieved financial close, according to the lenders' technical advisor.
Yokogawa wins control system contract
Areva Renewables Brazil has placed an order with Yokogawa for the delivery of a control system for a biomass power plant in Brazil.
UK biomass projects select STs
Danish power plant firm Burmeister & Wain Scandinavian Contractor (BWSC) has signed contracts with Alstom for the supply of equipment for two biomass power plants in the UK.
UK launches waste-to-energy fund
The UK government has announced the creation of a new fund aimed at supporting small-scale recycling and waste projects.
Glennmont fund buys UK biomass scheme
Glennmont Partners says that its clean energy fund, Glennmont Clean Energy Fund Europe II, has paid £160 million for the Margam Green Energy Project from ECO2 Ltd. and Western Logs Group.
Sleaford biomass plant handed over
Glennmont Partners has announced the start of operations at its 38 MW biomass power plant at Sleaford, UK.
Drax project does not appeal
The court of appeal has ruled that biomass conversion of unit 3 at the 6 x 660 MW Drax coal plant site is not eligible for an investment contract under the UK's Final Investment...
ETI launches search for bioenergy project partners
The Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) has launched a new project in its Bioenergy programme and is seeking partners to deliver it by issuing a request for proposals.
ETI launches search for partners in new Bioenergy project
The UK's Energy Technologies Institute has launched a new project in its Bioenergy programme and is seeking partners to help deliver it by issuing a request for proposals.
High court says Drax unit 3 conversion is eligible for FID enabling, after all
A UK high court judgement has found that conversion to biomass of unit 3 at the Drax coal plant is after all eligible for an investment contract under what is known as the...