WELLINGTON, New Zealand, July 25, 2013 (Press Release) -An innovation programme that will pave the way for generating more value from forestry waste by converting it to liquid biofuels is to receive government funding through the Primary Growth Partnership.
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has approved co-funding of $6.75 million for the 14-month ‘Stump to Pump' PGP programme.
Stump to Pump partners Norske Skog and Z Energy will match funding of $6.75 million, bringing the project's total funding to $13.5 million.Read more
BRUSSELS, July 10, 2013 (Press Release) -Today 48 companies joined forces with the European Commission to set up an unprecedented Public-Private Partnership (PPP) for bio-based industries. The PPP brings together €3.8 billion to advance the bioeconomy in Europe. The European pulp and paper industry is a strategic partner in this PPP, with 13 of the 48 member companies from the sector as well as CEPI (Confederation of European Paper Industries) as an associate member.Read more
LEATHERHEAD, UK, Jan. 24, 2011 (Prlog) -Pira International has announced the programme for the 4th annual Biorefining for Pulp and Paper Industry conference as well as for 3rd biennial Fibre Engineering, which will take place at the same time and venue allowing delegates to attend both events.Read more