Emerging Demand

More recently, the willow has become an environmental and energy resource. The fast-growing willow is a now “biomass,” an alternative fuel. ...

Syracuse.com, November 19, 2010

Biotricity’s planned 15-megawatt biomass facility will be powered by the supply of willow grown by Irish farmers. It is designed to generate enough energy ...

Irish Times, October 22, 2010

By Megan Swieca Biomass and coal boilers burn Thursday at the MU Power Plant. ... short-rotation, woody crops, such as willow and hybrid poplar. ...

UM Maneater, October 15, 2010

Posted by Hilary Kramer. There’s a new wave of capitalists with a conscience at the helm of tomorrow’s green energy revolution. These entrepreneurs are trailblazing into areas of clean technology ...

Forbes, September 24, 2010

By Caitriona Murphy Farmers are being offered biomass contracts for thousands ... Although willow is only harvested every two years, farmers will receive an ...

Irish Independent, September 21, 2010

This co-firing requirement will lead to a demand of around 900000t of biomass by 2015 or the equivalent of well over 100000ac, of which willow will form a ...

Irish Independent, September 21, 2010

The biomass heating system is under construction near the gymnasium at the high school. To fuel the furnace, hybrid willow, a hearty crop which is yielded ...

Williamsport Sun-Gazette, September 1, 2010

... wood waste biomass facility in Baraga County in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. ... a rotating crop of quick-growing willow trees, paper plant by-product, ...

RenewableEnergyWorld.com, August 11, 2010

Its initial biomass boiler was installed when the new college was built in 2006 ... short rotation coppice willow grown locally and they are very reliable. ...

The Guardian, July 28, 2010

The lawns have been turned to meadow and to a willow crop for biomass; the five lakes dug for the original campus now provide heating and cooling for three ...

The Guardian, July 25, 2010