Bioenergy from Finnish forests, IRENA report: Sustainable, efficient, modern use of wood

Wood residues form Finland’s main source of bioenergy. About half of the country’s wood production is used for heat and power, either through district heating systems or through combined heat and power (CHP) plants. The most modern of these plants use fluidised bed technology to combust or gasify a wide range of forest residues. This report describes Finland’s approach to … Read More

MHG Systems -Using Big Data for sustainable agriculture, forestry and fishery

As part of an international consortium, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is developing new solutions for the responsible and sustainable use of the resources of agriculture, forestry and fishery. The main goal is to use Big Data particularly in the raw material production for the bioeconomy industry to produce food, energy and biomaterials. In forestry, MHG Systems leads pilots … Read More

Hellabiom celebrates the National Bioenergy Day of Greece

In the framework of the European Bioenergy day campaign and for the celebration of the National Bioenergy Day of Greece, HELLABIOM and CERTH organise in common a Bioenergy Event at the Agricultral University of Athens on Monday 4th December 2017 (09:00-16:00). During this event, scientists, company representatives, bioenergy experts and professionals will present the current landscape and the future prospects of bioenergy at national and international … Read More

Turboden to supply 2.3 MWe plant to Güres in Turkey

The ORC system supplied by Turboden wil be part of an innovative process that generates electricity from chicken manure. Turboden, a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI), leader in Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) turbogenerators for distributed power generation from renewable sources and waste heat, signed an order with Güres for a new ORC unit to be installed at the … Read More

CENER’s Industrial research infrastructures for developing, validation and up-scaling bioprocesses

Conclusions after 4 years of operation experience in CENER’s Industrial research infrastructures for developing, validation and up-scaling bioprocesses will be presented by Javier Gil, Director of the Biomass Department of CENER, in “Boosting Bioeconomy: Market needs and scaling up” organized by ERRIN Smart Cities and Bioeconomy working groups.