Gonzalez to Cover Global Pellet Market

As the demand for wood pellets produced in North America continues to grow worldwide, Jose Gonzalez, senior principal with consulting firm Pöyry, will unpack the ever changing dynamics of the global pellet market and its impact to the North American supply during a keynote presentation at the 2020 Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo. Demand in…Read More


New Initiative Gets Tough On Anti-Wood Groups

Remember when the Dogwood Alliance protested outside of the 2016 Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo, as Enviva CEO John Keppler was speaking inside? At the 2020 Wood Bio Conference next March, groups such as the Dogwood Alliance will be taken to task. Brian Rogers will provide an overview of the new initiative, Future Forests +…Read More


Non-Wood Bioenergy Crops + Wood For Sustainable Energy Production

Sustainable, closed-loop bioenergy crops can supplement or replace wood in a variety of bioenergy applications. One such crop is giant reed. Wendy Owens, CEO of Hexas Biomass LLC, will speak about it at the Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo. In direct combustion, testing has shown giant reed burns at about 8,000 BTU/lb. and, when torrefied,…Read More


Double Duty On Digital

Bijan Shams, president of Cogent Industrial Technologies, will deliver presentations at the sixth Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo and at the seventh Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference & Expo, which will be held consecutively, next March 10-11 and March 12-13, at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.     Shams, whose…Read More


2020 Wood Bio Keynote Speakers

Hosted by Wood Bioenergy magazine and Georgia Research Institute, the Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo will feature several keynote presentations from leaders in all facets of the wood-based energy production industry, including John Keppler, CEO, Enviva Biomass, the world’s biggest producer of wood pellets; Raul Kirjanen, CEO, Graanul Invest, Europe’s largest producer of wood pellets; and William Strauss, President,…Read More


FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions When is the Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo? The Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo is co-hosted by Wood Bioenergy magazine and Georgia Research Institute. It has been held every two years since 2010 at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The sixth Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo …Read More


2020 Dates Announced

We are pleased to announce that the sixth Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo will be held Tuesday-Wednesday, March 10-11, 2020, and once again in the Grand Ballroom North of the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo again immediately precedes the Panel & Engineered Lumber International Conference &…Read More


Wood Bio Conference: The Big Dogs Were There

Two-hundred twenty-five industry personnel, including executives from the leading industrial wood pellet producers in the world, along with 60 exhibitor companies participated in the fifth Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo held April 11-12 at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The event was hosted by Wood Bioenergy magazine and Georgia Research…Read More


Executives From Enviva, Drax, Pinnacle, Highland, Fram Tell It Like It Is During Wood Bioenergy Conference

Executives from North America’s leading producers of industrial wood pellets were all on hand at the fifth Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo held April 11-12 at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The event, which was hosted by Wood Bioenergy magazine, featured 25 presentations and 60 exhibitors. “If you wanted to…Read More


Wood Bio On-Line Registration Is Open Through Monday To Midnight

On-line registration for the fifth Wood Bioenergy Conference & Expo is open through Monday, ending at midnight. The event will be held April 11-12 at the Omni Hotel at CNN Center in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, USA. It features 25 speakers and 55 exhibitor companies in the Grand Ballroom North, and is produced by Wood Bioenergy…Read More