Domtar will receive $700,000 in funding under the Pulp and Paper Green Transformation Program (PPGTP) to replace the aerators at its mill in Espanola with more energy-efficient models.Read more
The board approved contracting with Domtar Paper Co. LLC for 50 MWs of renewable biomassfueled energy at the Bennettsville, S.C. pulp and paper mill. The board also approved contracts with Southeast Renewable Energy (SRE) for 45 MWs of biomass-fueled energy to be produced at three 15-MW plants around the state.Read more
"In terms of the plant itself, the former pulp and paper mill in Saskatchewan, which had been identified as a preferred site, Domtar, informed us in August that the site would no longer be available to us," said Larry Lalonde, spokesman for Shell Canada, who became majority owners of Iogen last spring.
"As a result of that, Shell and Iogen are reviewing potential alternative sites."Read more