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  • 16 Aug 2017 : Asia-Pacific Biomass Energy Technology and Equipment Exhibition

    Asia-Pacific Biomass Energy Technology & Equipment Exhibition (APBE), formerly the China Guangzhou Int’l Biomass Energy Exhibition (CNIBEE), is generally known as one of the three world class events of biomass energy along with EUBCE and Expo Biomasa.Since its establishment, APBE[…]

  • 15 Sep 2017 : Mid-Atlantic Logging & Biomass Expo

    The 2017 Mid-Atlantic Logging & Biomass Expo, fourth in a series dating back to 2011, is scheduled for September 15-16. The show will again be held near Selma-Smithfield, North Carolina.“For our 2015 show the weather was beautiful, the attendance was[…]

  • 18 Sep 2017 : Wood Pellet Association of Canada Conference and AGM

    Contributing to Canada's low-carbon futureCanada is taking action on climate change and wood pellets have a key role to play. This year’s Wood Pellet Association of Canada AGM and Conference is taking place in the nation's capital. The agenda will[…]

  • 19 Sep 2017 08:00 : tcbiomass 2017

    Join us at tcbiomass2017, the international conference on thermochemical biomass conversion science. Event participants will hear the latest research, development, and deployment results for biomass conversion technologies as institutions from around the world present their findings. Keynote speakers will address[…]

  • 06 Nov 2017 : Spark 2017

    Clean technology innovation will be front and centre at SPARK 2017. Don't miss this opportunity to connect with idea generators in industry and research, investors, experts and innovation advisors who can help you advance your clean technology and bioindustrial solutions[…]

  • 08 Nov 2017 : 7th Annual European Biomass to Power Conference

    ACI’s 7th Annual European Biomass to Power Conference will be taking place in Aarhus, Denmark, on the 8th—9th November 2017.Building up on the success of its six previous editions, the conference will give updates on the European biomass market and[…]

  • 27 Nov 2017 : Scaling Up 2017

    According to the OECD’s Bioeconomy 2030 report, “the Bioeconomy will hit its stride in the 2025 – 2030 period with an estimated world market of between USD 2.6 and 5.8 trillion.” But what is the exact role of government in[…]

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The Board of Directors has appointed the Safety Committee to manage the safety objectives of the Wood Pellet Association of Canada ("WPAC"). The Safety Committee works in close cooperation with the BC Forest Safety Council.


Industry News

  • Report calls for boost to clean tech research in Canada

    July 18, 2017 - As the federal government accelerates Canada’s transition to a low-carbon economy, it needs more smart policy to build markets, unlock private investment and secure innovation, according to a report by Analytica Advisors, an Ottawa-based cleantech research[…]

  • FutureMetrics adds senior economist, director to team

    July 17, 2017 - Seth Walker has joined FutureMetrics as a Senior Economist and Director of Business Development. In addition to bringing a fresh analytical perspective, Walker will be developing new reports and products to enhance FutureMetrics' offerings to the[…]

  • Merritt biomass power plant on track for fall start

    July 12, 2017 - The Merritt Green Energy project in B.C., a 40-megawatt biomass-fuelled power plant, has finished site construction and is in the commissioning stage.John Turner, vice-president of operations at Veolia North America, told the Merritt Herald the plant[…]


The Pellet Advantage

Efficient and Plentiful Production

Wood Pellet Association of Canada members are world leaders in the design and operation of modern pellet plants.


Innovating our way to a safer, better product

Wood pellets are a safe, reliable modern fuel. But they are still a fuel, requiring care in producing, shipping and storing.


Renewable and sustainable? Energy really can grow on trees.

There is no single energy source capable of solving our dependence on fossil fuels. Instead we need to look to a mix of new fuels, including wood pellets.


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