Biomass power in Brazil continues to increase and several sources report increments in biomass installed capacity from bagasse and other raw materials.
Biomass power station announced with PPA 120 U$D/MWh. Government explains support and next steps.
Carbon negative options have been studied for years. However, today biomass plantations and biochar can easily be a part of any project aiming to mitigate climate change.
Biomass for bio-industries (energy, food or biomaterials) can be a major driver to reforest and make a greener world. Recently several options have been develoepd to make it cheaper.
Biomass markets in EU are expected to push US reforestation programs for timber and pellets in Southern states, USDA Forest service found.
Biomass power costs recently published by IRENA showed how critical could be to obtain reductions in feedstock costs and footprint at power station gate. We suggest ways for success.
Biofuels should not be considered a theat anymore as FAO Director, Graziano Da Silva, claimed yesterday in Berlin at the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture.
Biomass in Spain has no subsidies anymore, however L’Oréal officially announced the inauguration of its new biomass plant in Burgos.
Biomass in UK grows. A new 38MW straw-fired biomass plant has started operations. The area has potential for energy crops and straw bales uses.
Biomass used for power to promote a new bioeconomy. The port of Ghent in Belgium will see Abengoa to develop the largest biomass power plant (215MW) in the world.