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Six new biomass projects projected for the state

...Plentovich said.At the state Board of Forestry meeting Wednesday, Plentovich gave a presentation on the growth of biomass energy use in Alaska and new Environmental Protection Agency proposals that could affect Alaska's biomass boilers.The...
Countries highlight differences in resource management

...tidal energy work is not quite developed.Alaska also has enormous potential for wind, geothermal, hydrokinetic and biomass energy development, Grimm said. By convincing industry to move into Southeast Alaska, the region would be getting access...
State | Local
Energy savers showcased at fair

...showcase of sustainable efforts and projects ranging from biomass energy, geothermal heating and new year-round indoor-growing...activitorium," Karl talked about his plans to develop biomass energy powered by paper waste as well as the development...
Timber scraps providing heat

...wood-fired boilers. "It is pretty economic," said Tom Miles, owner of TR Miles, Technical Consultants, a biomass energy firm in Portland, Wash. That's the major reason for the wood chip euphoria on Prince of Wales Island. Craig and...
Sealaska switches boiler system to pellet power

...He said the idea is already getting around and the Federal Building in Ketchikan is working with a contract for biomass energy, specifically for wood pellet burning. Another step toward the Alaska introduction is the bulk delivery system for...
Researchers test the energy potential of winter sunlight see if sun power can be used in combination with biomass energy for a reliable renewable energy source. "That was...Micro-Energy Project, which will use solar and biomass energy to make power and heat. The intent is to rely on...
Business Digest survey provides residents and businesses with current economic data. The development council's wood products development service has been expanding into the field of biomass energy, helping communities find alternatives to diesel.
New fish oil-diesel blend could benefit rural villages

...with Steigers to perform the Fish Oil Demonstration Project. Additional help has come from the state Department of Environmental Conservation, the Fairbanks-Morse Engine Division and participants in the Pacific Biomass Energy Program.
Biomass could ease pressure on SE's hydro

Biomass, energy efficiency and hydroelectric development, if taken together, could save Juneau ratepayers more than half of their energy bill...
Southeast energy challenges lead to interest in biomass

...on a single solution, biomass heat conversions. Biomass energy should be explored and can have positive benefits...harvesting and processing and transportation, but biomass energy is about 95 percent carbon neutral." Soliciting...
Green | Outdoors


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