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June 17, 2019
Former closed sawmill in BC converts to wood pellets; production exported to Japan
A sawmill in McBride, B.C., that shutdown 13 years ago is getting a new life as a wood pellet plant. Boreal BioEnergy, a B.C.-based forestry company, has purchased the site and started building the new plant in the community about 200 kilometres southeast of Prince George in the central Interior. "We're well into our engineering and we're hoping to start our civil works this fall," company CEO Jason Janus told Daybreak North host Carolina de Ryk. Construction is expected to start early next ...
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