• New alliance pushes for bio-energy in national strategy

    July 18, 2011 by PLANT STAFF

    The New Economy Alliance wants Canada’s energy ministers to come up with a national energy plan that builds on Canada’s global advantage in agricultural, oil and gas, mineral and forest resources.

  • More value from each tree

    April 19, 2011 by PLANT STAFF

    Catalyst Paper and Domtar are investing in generating power and developing new materials from their manufacturing processes.

  • FPAC banks on the bio-age

    April 8, 2010 by Noelle Stapinsky, Features Editor

    As sawmills crank out planks and 2x4s, they can save the wood scrap for use as feedstock in bio products. Photo: FPAC The economy may be on the mend, but Canada’s battered forest industry continues to struggle. Demand for many