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Bioenergy Business Breakfast

THE DEPARTMENT of Primary Industries (DPI) and Sustainability Victoria invites you to attend the 5th Victorian Bioenergy Business Breakfast on 6 April from 7.30-10am.
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Single voice for Australia’s forest and paper industry

Australia's two peak forest product industry bodies on Monday night announced they will recommend to their members that the groups merge to form a single industry association for the forest, wood, pulp and paper sectors.
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New USA guest speaker for FIEA Australia Wood Energy Conference

DAVE ATKINS, of the USDA Forest Service, has recently been confirmed to speak at the Forest Industry Engineering Association (FIEA) Conference on Residues to Revenues in Melbourne in April.
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New USA guest speaker for FIEA Australia Wood Energy Conference

DAVE ATKINS, of the USDA Forest Service, has recently been confirmed to speak at the Forest Industry Engineering Association (FIEA) Conference on Residues to Revenues in Melbourne in April.
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WORKSHOP: Generating renewable energy from forest residues: Opportunities, challenges and the latest research

As Australia searches for renewable energy sources and alternatives to emission-intensive energy production, there is an ever-growing opportunity for bioenergy.
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ForestWorks response to South Australian Forest Industry Strategy Directions 2011 – 2015

ForestWorks, the Industry Skills Council for the forest, wood, paper and timber products, wishes to respond to the South Australian Forest Industry Strategy Directions 2011 – 2015 draft for consultation.
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Collaborative Effort Wins Carter Holt Harvey Contract

Independent Verification Services (IVS) and Hill Laboratories (HL) made a successful collaborative bid to undertake nationwide timber testing services for Carter Holt Harvey Building Supplies (CHH).
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WORKSHOP: Generating renewable energy from forest residues: Opportunities, challenges and the latest research

As Australia searches for renewable energy sources and alternatives to emission-intensive energy production, there is an ever-growing opportunity for bioenergy.
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Celebrate the UN’s Year of Forests 21 March at the Great Hall, Parliament House, Canberra

While celebrated every year on 21 March, World Forestry Day is particularly important this year given the United Nations General Assembly has declared 2011 the International Year of Forests to raise awareness on sustainable management, conservation and sustainable development of all t
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