Sep 23, 2010 · PORT ANGELES — The Nippon paper mill's proposed energy-producing biomass boiler cleared its first regulatory hurdle Wednesday. The Port Angeles Planning Commission, after hearing a slew of comments both for and against the project, approved conditional use and shoreline development permits at a meeting attended by about 60 people.
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Using typical boiler and steam turbine generating efficiencies, 100 MMBtu/hr heat input provides about 10 MW electric output. The two most commonly used types of boilers for biomass firing are stoker boilers and fluidized bed boilers. Either of these can be fueled entirely by biomass fuel or cofired with a combination of biomass and coal.
Sep 26, 2010 · PORT ANGELES — A Seattle activist has picked Nippon paper mill's proposed biomass energy project as the first battle in a fight against the burning of wood waste for electricity that he plans to take across the state, including Port Townsend.