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Green generation: Inside GM Canada’s $28 million cogen project using renewable landfill gas

Canadian Biomass Summary As more emphasis is placed on fostering a green economy, large businesses are investing in new ways to power their operations with renewable sources. GM Canada is one such business. In August 2020, the company announced it had completed a $28 million...


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Vital Energi Reduces Nottingham City Hospital’s Energy Costs by £1.8 Million a Year

Renewable Energy Magazine Summary Vital Energi has secured a £25 million contract with Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust to reduce the Trust’s carbon footprint by 14,000 tonnes a year, and guarantee energy savings of approximately £1.8 million a year for the Nottingham City Hospital....


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Cogeneration solutions attract UK’s manufacturing sector

Power Engineering Summary The benefits and potential of cogeneration or combined heat and power (CHP) technology are being increasingly recognized by UK manufacturers post-pandemic, according to a new survey by equipment supplier Aggreko. According to Aggreko’s latest survey, over 90% of...


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Canada funds 8 bioenergy projects

Biomass Summary The Canadian government in mid-April announced an C$8.4 million investment in nine community-led Indigenous clean energy projects across British Columbia. Eight of those projects focus on the use of biomass and bioenergy. All nine projects were funded through Natural...


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Gas from geothermal production to fuel power generation

Think GeoEnergy Summary Horticulturalists have a demand for heat that geothermal energy provides in a sustainable manner. At the same time, a geothermal energy project has an electricity demand. In order to implement this in a sustainable way, Aardwarmte Vogelaer (Geothermal Vogelaer)...


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Veolia set to double renewable energy delivery

Circular Summary Ahead of COP 26 resource management company, Veolia, is now set to double its capacity to generate renewable electricity. Working in partnership with various technology providers, the expanded capacity will come through using the latest solar panels deployed on restored...


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Department of Energy Selects West Virginia University and Sandia National Laboratories to Receive up to $15 Million for Geothermal Energy Research

Energy.gov Summary The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) today announced up to $15 million for the research and development (R&D) of innovative subsurface geothermal technologies. Together, the two projects—selected under the FY 2020 Geothermal Technologies Office’s (GTO) Hydrothermal...


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First cogeneration station in Kharkiv launched

Kadorr Group Summary The first cogeneration station in the city of Kharkiv was launched at the Saltivska boiler house on April 28. “Now the Saltivska boiler house will operate on its own electricity. We understand the need to save power, and for this we need to generate electricity...


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Europe’s projected wood pellet growth will put pressure on raw material markets

Canadian Biomass Summary Europes’s pellet industry is expected to show strong growth through to at least 2025, according to Wood Resources International. Factors said to drive the growth include ambitious and rising targets for renewable energy supply in the European Union, the important...


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First Nations Communities in Canada to Receive $7 Million for Clean Energy Production

Courthouse News Services Summary Natural Resource Canada announced Friday it will award over $7 million to support nine biomass energy projects being undertaken by First Nations communities across British Columbia. The projects are intended to help Indigenous communities reduce their...