Keyword: wood pellets

Wood pellets in danger of losing classification as renewable energy, following lawsuit against EU

A group of plaintiffs from Estonia, France, Ireland, Romania, Slovakia, Sweden, and the US are filing a lawsuit against the [...]

Largest wood pellet plant in Spain to start production

The largest wood pellet production plant in Spain has been put into operation in the town of Erla in the [...]

Prices of wood pellets continue to rise in Germany

In February, the price of wood pellets in Germany increased by 1.7 percent compared to the previous month. Consumers [...]

Record production of wood pellets in Germany

The energy turnaround in the heating market is still not progressing in Germany, as the only moderate increase in renewable [...]
February 20, 2019 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Wood Energy / Europe

New biomass subsidies schemes in Europe

The support of electricity generated from solid biomass is the most important stimulation for the development of the biomass power [...]

Switzerland: Prices for wood pellets in February 2019

In February 2019, the prices for wood pellets only increased slightly in Switzerland. The average price for pellets of quality [...]

Södra plans to build a new wood pellet plant in Sweden

Södra has invested in a new pellet factory at its sawmill in Långasjö, Sweden. The investment totals SEK [...]

Japan aims to boost imports of wood pellets from Canada

    Japan is studying the potential for a seismic increase in wood pellet imports from western Canada [...]

France considers possibility of converting coal plants to wood pellets

    The government of France recently announced it is working in conjunction with Électricité de France (EDF [...]
February 6, 2019 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Wood Energy / Europe

Wood pellets prices in Austria have outgrown last year’s levels

The January 2019 wood pellets price in Austria continued to rise, both as compared to December 2018, as well as [...]