TITLE

Waste wood: branching out into biomass

PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Local Authority Waste & Recycling;Jun2008, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article addresses the increasing use of waste wood as a biomass fuel source. Waste wood was named as a priority material for action in the Waste Strategy for England 2007. The main approaches for recovery or disposal of waste wood are recycling, energy recovery/incineration, and landfill. Security of supply is a main concern to investors in biomass projects. INSET: £4M biomass boost for industry.
ACCESSION #
33117800

 

Related Articles

  • Could wood waste be fuels gold? Davis, Linley // Ecos;Apr2009, Issue 148, p33 

    The article provides information on the wood waste verification project of the CSIRO Energy Transformed Flagship in Australia. The project intends to identify both the volumes and types of wood waste being dumped in the country's landfills as well as to determine its contribution to nation's...

  • ALTERNATIVE FUELS. Francey, Sabrina; Honghi Tran; Jones, Andrew // Paper 360;Oct2009, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p20 

    The article offers a research paper which examines the technical feasibility of alternative fuels that include petroleum coke, wood residues, and olein biofuel. It mentions that paper mills must find more economical fuel alternatives due to the steady increase in energy costs. It is stated that...

  • Have you twigged yet? Goemans, Marcel // Local Authority Waste & Recycling;Jun2010, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p10 

    The article reports on the growing popularity of wood waste as a source of biomass fuel in Great Britain. It states that about 10 million tons of wood waste is produced annually and in 2007 only 1.2 million tons were reused and 1.9 million tons were recycled. The author suggests that the...

  • Power to the people.  // Forestry & British Timber;Aug2003, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p6 

    Reports on a biomass project that make use of woodchip-fuelled system to heat local establishments in Kielder, England. Goals of the project; Support of woodchip suppliers for the project.

  • Better Fuel From Wood Waste.  // New Zealand Forest Industries;Jul2003, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p39 

    Discusses the use of sawdust as biofuel. Conversion of sawdust into pellets; Solution to waste disposal problem; Reduction in energy costs.

  • Biofuels: Grassoline at the Pump. Marien, Michael // World Future Review (World Future Society);Aug/Sep2009, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p51 

    The article reviews the article "Biofuels: Grassoline at the Pump," by George W. Huber and Bruce E. Dale, which appeared in the periodical "Scientific American" in July 2009.

  • Red, White, and Green: Transforming U.S. Biofuels. Marien, Michael // World Future Review (World Future Society);Aug/Sep2009, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p53 

    The article reviews the article "Red, White, and Green: Transforming U.S. Biofuels," by Jane Early and Alice McKeow, which appeared in the periodical "Worldwatch Report 180" in July 2009.

  • E15 coming to a gas pump near you.  // Wallaces Farmer;May2012, Vol. 137 Issue 5, p11 

    The article reports that the biofuel E15 will soon be available at gas pumps.

  • A COST-BENEFIT ANALYSIS OF GENERATING ELECTRICITY FROM BIOMASS. O'MAHONEY, A. // Biomass Bulletin;2014, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p54 

    An abstract of the article "A cost-benefit analysis of generating electricity from biomass" by A. O'Mahoney and others is presented.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics