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Wooden Wind Power

Around the globe administrations and intergovernmental bodies have established ambitious climate change prevention targets, many of which revolve around increasing the use of renewable wind energy. However, the high carbon…

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Swedish Wood Reaching New Heights

The last decade has borne witness to an explosion of innovation in timber design, construction and promotion. This has resulted in market analysts forecasting dramatic growth in the use of…

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New Research Gives Hope of Industrial Wood Biopolymer Production

The main structural components of the cell walls in wood are lignin and cellulose. These are long, branched biopolymers which, if extracted in the correct form, could be used in…