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 [...]


Understanding Screen Wear in Grinding Equipment

Growing biomass crops in the field is only the first step in the process of producing high quality uniform feedstocks that are then supplied to a consumer. Genera Energy’s supply chain activities minimize costs and risks associated with crop production. However, have you ever thought about the process that must occur to convert fairly diverse [...]

Biomass Handling/Processing|

Understanding Storage

Several of our previous blogs have touched on some of the high points of biomass handling and feedstock storage. We have discussed the importance of managing feedstock moisture and keyed into some of the pros and cons of round bales, square bales, and forage harvested material. But having a high level knowledge of biomass inventory [...]

Inventory Management|

The Growing Case for Biofuels (Part 3 of 5)

In previous posts in this Genera Energy blog series, we covered some of the more oft-cited benefits of advanced biofuels: they are renewable, sustainable, and economically competitive on a market basis (i.e., without additional subsidies).  Today we dig deeper and consider how advanced biofuels manufacturing is really a diverse product platform that goes way beyond [...]

The Growing Case for Biofuels|