Keyword: Drax

Drax makes new plans for supporting the post-coal future

UK’s Drax plans to convert the company in order to sustain the wind and solar energy. The owner of [...]

Highland Pellets completes 600,000 mt/yr pellet plant in Arkansas; production to be shipped to Drax

Highland Pellets LLC, an Arkansas company, announced the completion of the building of a 600,000 metric tons of pellets [...]

Drax Biomass receives first SBP certification for its wood pellet production

Drax Biomass received the first Sustainable Biomass Partnership (SBP) certificates issued by SCS Global Services, a leading global third-party [...]

UK: Drax doubles electricity generation from biomass; EBITDA drops 42% in H1/2016

UK's Drax power group has recently published its 1H/2016 results, announcing a doubling of its electricity generation from [...]

UK’s Drax runs 70% on wood pellets

The biggest coal station in the UK is powered mainly by wood pellets at the moment. Drax Group Plc, the [...]

Drax claims to fully switch to wood pellets in the next 3 years

Drax group might eliminate coal power earlier than the 2025 deadline, which the UK ministers have previously set in November [...]

Drax proposes biomass subsidies for £2 billion savings for UK consumers

Drax Group Plc. suggested that the British consumers might save up to £2 billion if the Government approves the change [...]
February 19, 2016 Daily News / Wood pellets / Europe / Global

EC to analyse UK state aid for Drax third unit conversion to wood pellets

Drax Group Plc’s planned UK subsidy contract for a 645-MW biomass-fired unit is being investigated by the [...]

Drax plans another 2 mil. tons wood pellet capacity

In its 2013 financial report the Drax Group announced earnings ahead of expectations and an important progress in the process [...]