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Germany: Seasonal increase in the price of wood pellets

In February, the price of wood pellets in Germany increased by 1.7 percent compared to the previous month. Consumers [...]

Germany: Record wood pellets production in 2018

The energy turnaround in the heating market is still not progressing in Germany, as the only moderate increase in renewable [...]

Biomass subsidies: New schemes in Europe, first declines in Asia

The support of electricity generated from solid biomass is the most important stimulation for the development of the biomass power [...]

Switzerland: Slight increase in wood pellets prices this month

In February 2019, the prices for wood pellets only increased slightly in Switzerland. The average price for pellets of quality [...]

Södra to invest in a new wood pellet plant in Sweden

Södra has invested in a new pellet factory at its sawmill in Långasjö, Sweden. The investment totals SEK [...]

Japan seeks to boost wood pellet imports from Canada

Japan is studying the potential for a seismic increase in wood pellet imports from western Canada – especially from British Columbia [...]

French government studies the possibility of converting coal power plants to wood pellets

The government of France recently announced it is working in conjunction with Électricité de France (EDF), a French electric utility [...]

Germany: Price overview for wood products at the end of 2018

German producer prices for wood products tended to be mixed in November and December. Although prices are still above the [...]

No deal Brexit advice: changes for UK timber importers and exporters

UK's timber importers and exporters are being asked to consider requirements for their businesses in the event of a [...]

Prices for Austrian wood pellets well above last year’s level

The January 2019 wood pellets price in Austria continued to rise, both as compared to December 2018, as well as [...]