COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Sept. 17, 2018 (Press Release) -New Bunker Adjustment Factor (BAF) surcharge enables customers to predict, plan and track how changes in fuel price impact the shipping freight rate.Read more
ESPOO, Finland, Sept. 11, 2018 (Press Release) -Valmet has agreed with FICAP on the delivery of the world's first continuous steam explosion system, BioTrac, for production of black pellets. The black pellet plant will be part of an existing large industrial area, located in the Region of Champagne-Ardenne in France. The integration of the BioTrac system and plant will be conducted by De Smet Engineers and Contractors (DSEC) of Belgium.Read more
CHESTER, PA, Sept. 4, 2018 (Local News) -Kimberly Clark plans to invest $150 million in its Chester site in transforming its co-generation power plant from a coal-fired one into one fueled by natural gas.
The Chester mill employs more than 800 people in a 1.8-million-square-foot facility on the 61.5-acre campus. There, they primarily manufacture the Scott 1000 toilet paper for North America.Read more
MILTON KEYNES, UK , Sept. 3, 2018 (Press Release) -Leading waste-to-product company, Renewi plc has sold its 50% share in the Energen Biogas (“EBG”) anaerobic digestion (AD) facility in Cumbernauld to Bio Capital Limited (“BCL”) which is owned by Helios, Equitix and Aurium Capital.Read more
MEADOW LAKE, SK, Aug. 30, 2018 (Local News) -Things are back to normal a week and a half after fire destroyed a SaskEnergy building which supplied natural gas to Meadow Lake Mechanical Pulp Mill.Read more
NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland , Aug. 28, 2018 (Press Release) -SIG is the first in the industry to produce all its packs using 100% renewable energy – electricity and gas – at production sites worldwide. By effectively eliminating greenhouse gas emissions from production, this represents a major milestone on SIG’s journey to go Way Beyond Good by contributing more to society and the environment than it takes out.Read more
BERGISCH GLADBACH, Germany, Aug. 20, 2018 (Press Release) -Zanders is sending out a clear message of commitment to its Bergisch Gladbach location: The manufacturer of high-quality specialty papers and cartonboard is converting its on-site power plant from hard coal to natural gas and is investing several million euros in modernization. The conversion is part of Zanders' future-oriented investment program for sustainable increases in efficiency.Read more
GIPPSLAND, Australia , Aug. 13, 2018 (Local News) -Kerbside rubbish from Melbourne's south-east suburbs will be used to power the country's biggest paper mill under an ambitious plan by Australian Paper.
The power plant, at Australian Paper's Maryvale mill in eastern Victoria, would be the state's first large-scale waste-to-energy project, burning 650,000 tonnes of kerbside rubbish every year.
Australian Paper estimates the $600 million project would produce 225 megawatts of power and reduce the mill's greenhouse gas emissions by 500,000 tonnes per year.Read more