Wood energy

  • Wood energy
  • March 22, 2018 14:16

Södra moving closer to fossil-fuel independence

Södra’s efforts to achieve totally fossil-free operations have generated clear results. In 2017, results improved in all relevant areas. The interim target, that industrial processes would be powered exclusively by renewable fuels, has now reached almost 100 percent... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • March 21, 2018 12:34

Tolko Industries to build a new energy plant in High Level, Canada

Representatives from Tolko Industries Ltd. discussed the new energy plant project for the company’s lumber mill in High Level. Construction of the energy plant is expected to start in... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • March 12, 2018 13:03

The global forest industry in Q4/2017

The Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI) increased to US$76.34/m3 in the 4Q/17, up 1.0 percent from the 3Q/17. This was the fourth consecutive q-o-q rise, with the GSPI being up 9.8 percent in one year.... [more...]

Market Prices
  • Market Prices
  • March 09, 2018 15:13

Pellet prices in Switzerland stabilized

After a slight decrease in February prices for ENplus A1 pellets in Switzerland stabilized approximately on January levels. The average price for loose pellets (3-8 t) in March is 376.30 CHF/t. That’s 0.3% more than in February and only 0.30 CHF more than ...... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • March 08, 2018 06:59

Finland: roundwood harvesting volume 1% up y-o-y

In January 2018, in Finland, 6.5 million m3 of roundwood were harvested for the industrial use. The volume of the harvested roundwood was almost one third ... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • March 07, 2018 15:58

Switzerland reports successful year for wood pellets

2017 was the most successful year for pellets in Switzerland so far. More pellet heating systems were sold than in the previous year and thus demand for wood pellets also increased... [more...]

Wood energy
  • Wood energy
  • February 28, 2018 19:46

New pellet plant for Florian Group

At the Progetto Fuoco fair the new pellet plant of the Austrian company E.H.W. for the Florian Group...... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • February 28, 2018 08:30

Germany: Wood products prices rising in the medium term, uneven in the short term

The German producer prices for commercial wood products shows a clear upward trend in January as compared to the same month of the previous year... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • February 23, 2018 06:41

Austria: pellet price up y-o-y in February 2018

The average price of wood pellets in Austria reached 240.1 € per tonne of wood pellets or 4.90 Cent per kWh in February 2018... [more...]

  • Wood energy
  • February 22, 2018 06:38

Sweden: decline in stock volumes of pulpwood

The total stocks of the Swedish coniferous sawlogs, pulpwood and wood chips are estimated to amount to 6.4 million m³ f ub (cubic metre solid volume excl. bark) as of 31 December 2017... [more...]

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