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NS Power market for 650,000 tonnes of former pulpwood?

Nova Scotia Power’s new biomass boiler could require up to 650,000 tonnes of wood fibre annually, according to the Natural Resources Department.

According to a report on Canadian Biomass, that has some area conservationists concerned about where the wood will come from, although recent pulp mill closures in the province have freed up large volumes of low grade timber.

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August 12, 2012  By  Scott Jamieson

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