Spanish renewable energy firm wants to sell plants
Abengoa Bioenergy’s Madison ethanol plant and three others could soon be up for sale if the Spanish renewable energy firm gets its wish as it wades through bankruptcy.
According to a Sunday court fili >>
Green light for build AD plant
Plans have been approved for an anaerobic digestion plant to be built near Grantham, UK, which will power thousands of homes using manure, according to media reports.
Which plans of building plant
Growing bioproducts workforce
Chris Madsen needed a career change. After owning and operating his own construction business for over 20 years, a hand injury propelled him to look in other directions. At 45, the father of two enrol >>
Banana waste as a biomass
Bananas are one of the most important fruit crops in the world. A total of 106 million tons of bananas were produced in 2013 mainly in Asia (57 percent) and America (26 percent), although this fruit i >>
Harnessing the helpful microbes
In this scanning electron microscope image, the bacteria (Acetobacter xylinum) is producing cellulose nanofibers, which are incredibly strong for how light they are. Engineers use the nanofibers to cr >>
Changing of Neutral rating for Drax Group
Out of 15 analysts covering Drax Group PLC (LON:DRX), 4 rate it a “Buy”, 6 “Sell”, while 6 “Hold”. This means 25% are positive. GBX 340 is the highest target while GBX 180 is the lowest. The GBX 264.3 >>
Providing renewal security to Drax Power Station
According to a statement released today, Kingdom won the renewal at Drax, the UK’s largest power station, after “a challenging tender process”.
The firm has been providing security to Drax Power Stat >>
Unpopular Coal for burning biomass
Drax Group Plc’s three coal-fired power units could be thrown a lifeline by the challenge of keeping the lights on and the grid balanced in Britain, even as renewable energy and cheap natural gas sque >>
Drax Group broker ratings
The latest broker reports which are currently outstanding on Wednesday 15th of June state 4 analysts have a rating of “strong buy”, 0 analysts “buy”, 3 analysts “neutral”, 2 analysts “sell” and 2 anal >>
Drax Group had its “Neutral” rating
On Monday Macquarie retained its broker consensus on shares of Drax Group PLC (LON:DRX) giving the company a ‘Neutral’ rating.
Macquarie gave shares of Drax Group PLC a price target of 313 indicating >>
'Neutral' position of Drax in EU
The simplicity of not having to deal with the EU officials would be "desirable", Drax chief executive Dorothy Thompson has admitted, despite insisting the company was "neutral" on Brexit.
Mrs Thompson >>
Drax begins new health promotion sessions
Drax Power is “going gold” after getting the highest possible award for having a healthy heart workplace.
The company got the gold level certificate from national charity Heart Research UK after it ha >>
Plant runs solely on biomass
The chairman of Drax Group PLC Wednesday said the FTSE 250 electricity generator will be predominantly powered by biomass before the end of this year, but called on the UK government to implement the >>
Cooking with biomass fuels is caused cataracts
Women in India who cook using fuels such as wood, crop residues and dried dung instead of cleaner fuels are more likely to have visually impairing nuclear cataracts¹, according to a new study publishe >>
Electricity generation from biomass
Over the past five years, U.S. electricity generation from biomass across all sectors grew from 56 terawatthours (TWh) in 2010 to 64 TWh in 2015. Much of this growth occurred in southern states such a >>
Wood Innovation Grants for Haines and Hydaburg
Two Alaska communities are receiving a federal grant to jumpstart renewable energy projects. Haines and the village of Hydaburg were selected from 77 applicants nationwide.
Over the past 10 years, abo >>
New Biomass Crop Assistance Program
Incentives resume this month for farmers and foresters who grow and harvest biomass for renewable energy and biobased products. The funds come through the Biomass Crop Assistance Program (BCAP), which >>