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Genera Energy featured in UTIA Video Report on Renewable Carbon Tree Harvest

Genera Energy's Sam Jackson discusses the significance of a recent poplar tree harvest at the University of Tennessee AgResearch Center. The harvest is part of a five-year $15 million multi-disciplinary research and development effort funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Considerations for International Contracting

The geographic barriers for business worldwide are no longer a factor with the internet and information technology today.  Genera Energy Inc. realizes the opportunities that foreign markets can bring to bioenergy and the biomass supply industry.  Similar to domestic contracts for the sale of goods or services, international contracts will need to include the essential [...]

Biomass Logistics, General|

Emergency Preparedness

No one can predict the date, time or place of an emergency. That makes it critical to plan and prepare for any emergency situation.  Emergencies can be caused by many things, weather, people, machines, different situations or places.  Here at Genera Energy, we strive to ensure that we have the best policies and procedures in [...]

Health/Safety|

Understanding Invasiveness and Feedstocks – Part 1 of 3

In bioenergy, a common concern related to the scale-up of some energy crops is invasiveness. The introduction of many invasive plants has occurred intentionally, as with ornamental plantings, and accidentally as a by-product of commerce. Herein lies the concern with bioenergy crops. No one wants to unintentionally introduce the next Kudzu! To evaluate potential energy [...]

Biomass Handling/Processing|

Mitigating Risk in Contracts

Genera Energy Inc. realizes that managing and mitigating risk are key objectives to any contractual relationship.  The parties should try to identify potential risks that are specific to the relationship and negotiate the risk allocation accordingly.  The term “Risk” in this context generally means exposure to potential injury or loss resulting from the performance of [...]

Risk Management|