STOCKHOLM, March 26, 2020 (Press Release) -Norske Skog Saugbrugs Paper Mill will invest a total of NOK 165 million ($15.6 million) in energy-efficient measures at the plant in Halden, Norway. AFRY has signed a contract for detailed engineering of the plant.
The plant has already created one of the world's most energy-efficient processes for the production of thematic mechanical pulp (TMP) used for magazine paper. These measures will take the company another step towards an even lower energy consumption.Read more
GRAZ, Austria, March 23, 2020 (Press Release) -International technology group ANDRITZ has recently started up the world’s first biomethanol plant using ANDRITZ’s self-developed A-Recovery+ concept at the Södra Cell Mönsterås pulp mill in southeastern Sweden. The plant has an annual production capacity of 6.3 million liters of biomethanol from forest biomass. The fossil-free biomethanol can be used for applications in the pulp mill itself, or as a substitute for fossil-based methanol in the transport sector (biodiesel) and as a chemical base substance.Read more
OSLO, Norway, March 12, 2020 (Press Release) -ENOVA and the NOX-Fund have allocated a total of NOK 66 million for energy efficiency measures at Norske Skog Saugbrugs. Saugbrugs invests a total of NOK 165 million in energy-efficient measures at the plant. After extensive development work and successful investments over several years, Norske Skog Saugbrugs has already created one of the world's most energy efficient processes for the production of thermomechanical pulp (TMP) for magazine paper. The measures will take the company another step towards an even lower energy consumption.Read more
MADRID, Spain, March 4, 2020 (Press Release) -Ence – Energía y Celulosa has been committed for years to a sustainable industry model in its two business areas, cellulose manufacturing and renewable energy generation. The company’s activity represents an example of a contribution to the circular economy that is worth highlighting, coinciding with the celebration of World Energy Efficiency Day.Read more
CAMAS, WA, Feb. 28, 2020 (Local News) -A little more than two years after Georgia-Pacific (GP) announced a major restructuring that eliminated close to 300 positions, closed the “Roaring 20” office paper line and shuttered pulp operations at the Camas paper mill, the company says it is reinvesting in the local manufacturing plant.
GP officials told its 150 Camas employees last week that the company is investing $15 million in capital improvements to make the remaining paper towel line more competitive and the plant itself more environmentally sustainable.Read more
LUCCA, ITALY, Feb. 27, 2020 (Press Release) -Toscotec will be at Tissue World Miami 2020 Booth D-20 to showcase its innovative Tissue Technology including the Energy-Savings solutions customized for Sofidel America.Read more
ATLANTA, GA, Feb. 18, 2020 (Press Release) -Beginning in October 2019, the silhouette of the Green Bay Broadway (GBB) mill began to change. The first of two 400-foot stacks, a significant part of the Green Bay skyline for decades, started to be removed. The north stack was no longer being used for exhaust after GBB replaced a coal-fired boiler with a new natural gas boiler back in 2015. The mill is installing another natural gas boiler in late 2020 while the remaining south stack is scheduled for removal in 2021.Read more