Wood pellets

120,000 t/yr wood pellet plant inaugurated in Latvia

Estonian wind energy producer Nelja Energia opened its first cogeneration plant and wood pellet factory in the Southern Latvian town [...]

UK imports of US wood pellets stagnate after years of growth

During the first quarter of 2017, the US wood pellets exports to the European Union countries increased by 8%, reaching [...]

Germany: Wood products price index in May 2017

Since the beginning of the year German sawyers have complained about the cheap price of sawmill residues. Now the price [...]

Goldman Sachs to build biomass power plants worth €326 million in Japan

The Goldman Sachs Group plans to expand its business into Japan's biomass industry, through Japan Renewable Energy, a solar [...]

The installation of biomass stoves in Spain, record growth in 2016

Although the installation of biomass equipment for thermal use and biomass stoves and boilers set a record in terms of [...]

US withdrawal from the Paris Agreement might have serious consequences for US wood pellet industry supplies to Europe

US President Donald Trump has announced that it will withdraw the US from the Paris Climate Accord. This might affect [...]

Prices for wood pellets across Asia rising high this year

Wood pellet prices in Asia went up during the first quarter of the year, due to the strong demand across [...]

Large Australian wood pellet restarts production after five years

Wood pellet processing plant in Albany, Australia, is set to be recommissioned after five years of care and maintenance.  [...]