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Pellet Fuels Institute Launches Pellet Heat Social Media Beta Test In Multiple Markets

Initiative part of a broader effort to increase consumer awareness of wood pellet heat and increase the number of wood pellet appliances sold each year.

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Hearth & Home Features BBQ Bob and Dansons New Partnership

Dansons, Inc. announces a new partnership with the Godfather of Pellet Grills, or as we know him from the 2018 PFI Annual Conference, BBQ Bill!  Read More

PFI Conference Featured in the Biomass Magazine

Members of the Pellet Fuels Institute gathered in Myrtle Beach, SC, to discuss growing the market for residential pellet stoves, policies to help achieve growth and the mainstream approach of grilling to expose pellets to a wider audience.

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Biomass Magazine Explains Key Changes to Proposition 65

California’s notorious Prop 65 has cost wood product manufacturers around the country millions of dollars, and an upcoming requirement could exacerbate the issue. 

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Only three weeks until the PFI Conference - Register by June 20

The 2018 PFI  Annual Conference is only a short time away! Are you intrigued by "Operation 100k"? Are you ready for an updated conference with brand new content? Do you want to be an active part of PFI's strategic vision? Have you registered yet? 

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Date Extended! Register by April 30 for a Chance to Win a Pellet Grill

The PFI Annual Conference highlights the various applications of densified biomass, as well as trends and best practices within the densified biomass industry. It attracts a broad range of individuals from the public and private sectors, academia, and local, state and national governments from North America and beyond. The conference features two days of educational sessions as well as industry exhibits, extensive networking opportunities, and a golf tournament. 

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Pellet Fuels Institute Welcomes Tim Portz as Executive Director

Pellet Fuels Institute Welcomes Tim Portz as Executive Director

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U.S. Forest Service, Bioenergy Industry and Supporters Mark Fifth Annual Bioenergy Day with Record Participation

U.S. Forest Service, Bioenergy Industry and Supporters Mark Fifth Annual Bioenergy Day with Record Participation
60 Organizations Participating in 50 Events in United States and Canada to Recognize the Benefits of Heat, Power and Fuels from Organic Materials

 


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PFI Announces Qualification of PA Pellets into PFI Standards Program

CONTACT: 
Carrie Annand
[email protected]
(202) 494-2493




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What is Happening with the PFI’s Lawsuit Against the EPA?

If you remember back to February 2015, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued controversial New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) under authority of the Clean Air Act that further regulated New Residential Wood Heaters and, for the first time, regulated Wood Pellet Fuels.  The goal behind these new standards was to reduce the emissions from new wood burning appliances; standards for wood burning appliances were last updated by EPA in 1988.

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PFI Responds to Boston Globe Biomass Article

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Executive Director Search for PFI

Job Overview: The Pellet Fuels Institute Executive Director Reports to the PFI Board of Directors to fulfill the association’s mission. The ED is the key staff member and responsible for communicating effectively with the Board and providing, in a timely and accurate manner, all information necessary for the Board to function properly and to make informed decisions. The ED oversees PFI’s fiscal management and oversees the PFI staff, anticipates operating within the approved budget, ensures maximum resource utilization, and maintenance of the organization in a positive financial position. The ED will also work with the PFI Board of Directors, Committees and staff to ensure that the mission is fulfilled through membership, programs, strategic planning and community outreach. The ED is expected to have good written and oral communication skills as well as strong public speaking ability. Other specific job duties follow.

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Registration Now Open for the 2017 PFI Annual Conference

Registration is now open for the 2017 conference, July 23-25 in Stowe, Vermont! The PFI Annual Conference highlights the various applications of densified biomass, as well as trends and best practices within the densified biomass industry. It attracts a broad range of individuals from the public and private sectors, academia, and local, state and national governments from North America and beyond. The conference features two days of educational sessions as well as industry exhibits, extensive networking opportunities and a golf tournament. The golf tournament is a great way to experience some friendly competition with your friends and colleagues in the industry while playing on a top-notch course. 

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Pellet Fuels Institute Announces Qualification of 20th Pellet Fuels Producer into PFI Standards Program

CONTACT: 
Carrie Annand
[email protected]
(202) 494-2493




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Appalachian Wood Pellets Qualifies for PFI Standards Program

CONTACT: 
Carrie Annand
[email protected]
(202) 494-2493




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2017 Sponsorships Now Available

Are you interested in receiving valuable exposure for your company's brand? Consider taking advantage of PFI's multiple advertising and sponsorship opportunities for 2017. PFI is pleased to offer exhibitor/sponsor packages that will allow you to maximize your experience at PFI events and beyond. PFI members receive significant discounts to the various packages outlined. We have streamlined our sponsorship process to make it easier than ever. Take a look at the sponsorship opportunities and sign up today!

Colombo Energy Qualifies into PFI Standards Program

CONTACT: 
Carrie Annand
[email protected]
(202) 494-2493




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Snow Timber Pellets Qualifies into PFI Standards Program

CONTACT: 
Carrie Annand
[email protected]
(202) 494-2493




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PFI Announces Changes to PFI Standards Program Registration to Accommodate Private Labeling

CONTACT: 
Carrie Annand
[email protected]
(202) 494-2493




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