biomass

Pinnacle Announces Acquisition of 70% Stake in Alabama Pellet Plant

Pinnacle Announces Acquisition of 70% Stake in Alabama Pellet Plant

In a sign of potential wide-scale growth in biomass in the Southeast, a renewable energy investor has announced a major move in Alabama’s developing biomass industry. Pinnacle Renewable Holdings, which operates one of the world’s leading manufacturers and distributors of industrial wood pellets, has purchased… read more

The Latest Biomass Production Figures: April 2018

The Latest Biomass Production Figures: April 2018

The latest figures for biomass production have been released, and they reveal a healthy market as of April 2018. Per the Energy Information Administration, there were 630,000 tons of biomass fuel produced in April. Most of it – 600,000 tons – was sold. The figures… read more

The Latest News in Biomass

The Latest News in Biomass

Here at ProcessBarron, biomass is a part of our daily lives – and that means we keep up with all the latest developments in this still-budding industry. We’ve promised to take care of our customers in every way possible, including education, and so we’ve rounded… read more

Biomass Power Capacity to Increase in 2018-2019

Biomass Power Capacity to Increase in 2018-2019

A forecast released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) predicts that total biomass capacity and generation will increase throughout 2018 and 2019. According to the EIA’s numbers, one major type of biomass – wood biomass – will see production increase. Throughout the rest of… read more

Biomass Fuel Production On the Rise - with More to Come

Biomass Fuel Production On the Rise – with More to Come

In what comes as good news for the biomass industry, the amount of biomass fuel produced in the United States is growing – a trend that could increase well into the future thanks to global demand. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, biomass fuel… read more

Exploring the Carbon Benefits of Biomass Over Natural Gas

Exploring the Carbon Benefits of Biomass Over Natural Gas

Biomass has definitive carbon benefits over coal, which isn’t debated. But what many in the industry may not understand is the carbon benefit biomass has over natural gas. Last year, the Biomass Power Association released a study that explored the carbon produced by a forest… read more