Veolia steps up wood waste recycling by 50,000 tonnes

The new Runcorn Wood Recycling Facility will allow around 80% of waste wood to be recycled into particle-board for use in a number of applications

Let’s ensure ‘best use’ of biomass accelerates our net zero heat ambitions

Richard Burrell, CEO of AMP Clean Energy, outlines his vision for how biomass can help both support the green recovery and deliver heat decarbonisation

Muntons and its 100-year sustainable journey

Malt experts put sustainability into every ingredient. Muntons is a company you may not have heard of, but its ingredients are found in so many foods and drinks that you will find in your shopping basket

US invests $80m in net zero electricity and hydrogen plants

The plants will be fuelled by coal, natural gas, biomass and waste plastics and will incorporate carbon capture, utilisation and storage technologies

Furch Guitars sourcing 100% of electricity from renewables

The average carbon footprint created during the production of one guitar will be reduced from 35.3kg to 14.1kg of CO2

Opus Energy unveils clean electricity deal for SME market

The new tariff aims to ensure small and medium-sized can decarbonise their power supply with a blend of wind, solar, biomass and hydro

Move to biomass is playing with fire claims thinktank

Converting coal plants to burn wood pellets in Europe could actually be worse for the environment, claim researchers

E.ON to help paper mill tear down emissions with new biomass plant

It is designed to have an electrical output of 20MW and a thermal firing capacity of 87MW

UK renewables generate more power than fossil fuels for entire quarter

A new report from Carbon Brief notes this is the first time this has happened in the history of the UK’s energy sector

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Could US carbon capture project promise negative-emission fuels?

A new project in Mississippi suggests the answer is yes – it will convert waste woody biomass into diesel and aviation fuel while capturing any emissions released during the process