Haliburton Forest Biochar facility gets green light

Story by Maria Church, Staff Writer for Canadian Biomass Magazine August 30, 2018 Haliburton Forest Biochar is one step closer to startup with the recent environmental compliance approval from the Ontario environment ministry. The Haliburton Forest and Wild Life Reserve is behind the proposed facility, which would be built at the site of a former sawmill…

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LNP – Lancaster Online: Ephrata (PA) may host manure-to-electricity power as part of Chesapeake Bay cleanup

Story by AD Crable, Staff Writer for Lancaster Online August 12, 2018 Land next to a sewage-treatment plant in Ephrata Borough could become the home of a strategic manure-to-electricity plant to boost efforts to reduce farm-related runoff pollution into the Chesapeake Bay. Borough Council is scheduled to vote Monday night on a nonbinding letter of…

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IBI Newsletter – June 2018

The June 2018 IBI Newsletter is now available.  This month’s issue features: Biochar related jobs IBI Biochar Study Tour – Kaindorf Regional Updates Upcoming Calendar Events Upcoming IBI Webinar Research News New IBI Website Research News To access the June 2018 issue, along with an archive of previous IBI Newsletters, visit: https://www.biochar-international.org/ibi-newsletter/

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Vote now for the “Biochar Integrated Farming System and Korean/Japanese Nature Farming Techniques” through 100 Projects

You can vote now for Neil Ian Lumanlan's (from Lumban, Philippines) project on an integrated biochar farming system. The purpose is to improve the lives and livelihood of an underdeveloped rural community, and serve as a model for carbon sequestration and social development using the Biochar Integrated Farming System and Korean/Japanese Nature Farming Techniques. More…

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