The platform is capable of generating probability maps for any country and climate risk factor.
The plant is expected to have a nameplate capacity of 1.1 million metric tonnes of wood pellet per year and is expected to be in service in 2024 and fully ramped in 2025.
As the members of Metsä Group’s parent company Metsäliitto Cooperative own around half of private forests in Finland, this goal is significant for all of Finland.
Company expects, the impact to customers and to the financial performance to be minimal.
According to Metsä, thanks to the advancements made in recovery technology, the outlook for the further processing of wood-based carbon dioxide is better than ever. The pre-feasibility study launched with Fortum, will be completed by the end of 2023.
The 100 grant proposals from 22 states and seven tribes that were impacted or threatened by wildfires were selected in the initial round of funding under the Community Wildfire Defense Grant Program, which makes $1 billion available over five years to assist at-risk communities.
Domain Timber Advisors to lead investment management of U.S. Southeast and Pacific Northwest timberland portfolio
Firm’s separate account business adds ninth portfolio transfer and grows overall timberland management to nearly 250,000 acres
More support is coming to help private woodlot owners recover from hurricane Fiona and grow healthy forests.
More than $4.2 billion for the U.S. Departments of Agriculture and the Interior wildland fire and hazardous fuels management; includes funds to implement comprehensive workforce reform, including increased firefighter pay, additional firefighting capacity, enhanced mental and physical health support, and improved housi...
Metsä Group and Kemira are intensifying their sustainability cooperation with the goal of a new product or raw material.
SCA has done some test driving with the electric timber truck to the forest in order to transport wood. It is the first time ever that an electric timber truck is being used practically in the forest.
The British Columbia province has extended an old-growth logging deferral in the Spuzzum and Utzilus watersheds in the Fraser Canyon that spans 32,671 hectares. The deferrals have been extended for another two years, until Feb. 28, 2025.
The investment will see the mill adopt a fully circular production process involving the biggest landfill reduction project Smurfit Kappa has undertaken to date to support the delivery of its 2025 sustainability commitments.
The Science Based Target initiative (SBTi) will provide support in quantifying its emissions and following up emission reductions in a way which is structured, recognised and transparent.
The final expansion stage of the plant in Rohrdorf, Upper Bavaria, is designed for a daily capacity of up to 1,500 t CO2.
Of the total funding, $4.5 million is being invested in 29 facilities from states, U.S. Island territories and commonwealths to modernize forest nurseries and $5.3 million will help increase native seed collection and native plant availability to restore and support resilient ecosystems on national forests and grasslan...
The Ontario government is investing $2.1 million in tree planting through Forests Ontario. The one-year investment will support tree planting through Forests Ontario’s tree planting programs.
The initiative is unprecedented in this type of operation with heavy vehicles (trucks weighing more than 40 tons) and it is estimated that the company will avoid the emission of 132,000 kg of CO2eq per year from a single truck.
Stora Enso will invest approximately Euro 30 million in its Heinola Fluting site in Finland to renew the energy set-up and process equipment. After the investment, the site can replace also the remaining fossil-based fuels with renewable bioenergy.
Developing a reforestation carbon credit program, the first such industry-academia-government collaboration the Philippines.