Emerging Demand

If Saskatchewan is to get serious about renewable energy, Ken Van Rees says we need to look to the trees as another option, specifically willows.

The Leader-Post, February 23, 2013

Camrose replaced their natural gas boilers with a biomass heating system and are using their willows and other waste wood streams to heat their main county ...

Huffington Post Canada, January 15, 2013

The company worked with Cape Breton University, with support from Enterprise Cape Breton Corp., on a three-year test project to grow willow for the biomass ...

TheChronicleHerald.ca, October 5, 2012

Starting today, several regional workshops will be held for those interested in a federal program intended to boost willow biomass production. “It's a great project in the sense of promoting agriculture, energy and the economy,” said John K. Bartow Jr ...

Watertown Daily Times, July 24, 2012

The biomass boiler is being built to power the Iggesund paperboard factory at Siddick, Workington. It will be fuelled by 500000 tonnes-a-year of willow.

NW Evening Mail, July 6, 2012

FARMERS are being signed up to supply a new £108m biomass plant being built at ... The new plant, which will be fuelled by 500000 tonnes a year of willow, ...

NW Evening Mail, July 5, 2012

Straw and willow crops can power the nation's homes ... Rob Wood, biomass buyer at Drax, said new third-party pelleting plants being launched around the ...

This is Lincolnshire, June 19, 2012

SUNY-ESF, which has been studying using willows as a renewable energy source since ... ReEnergy operates plants that that use biomass and waste residues to ...

Syracuse.com, June 13, 2012

In New York, ReEnergy Holding LLC will enroll 3500 acres in a fast growing shrub willow that will be used to help the biomass power developer generate over ...

Biomass Power and Thermal, June 13, 2012

Drax Power is seeking more straw, miscanthus and willow producers for its Green Shoots direct biomass supply programme. Rob Wood, biomass buyer at the firm, ...

FarmersWeekly, May 16, 2012