Consumers are changing. People are paying more attention than ever to the businesses they frequent and whether they have a positive or negative impact on the environment. This extends to what the products they buy are made of, where they come from, or even how they are packaged.
At Genera Energy Inc., transportation of biomass is an important part of the supply chain. Understanding the various laws that apply to the transportation of biomass can help mitigate risk in many ways. Disputes may arise over liability in accidents, damage to the material, and injury to property or persons. Depending on the situations and [...]
When evaluating the economics of the biomass supply chain and the final dry ton cost of delivered feedstock, transportation costs can make up one of the largest components of the total cost. Careful evaluation and planning is necessary to ensure that this component doesn’t continue to grow beyond what is economically feasible. […]
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 [...]
Genera Energy is focused on the supply of sustainable and affordable energy crop biomass to anyone advancing forward and beyond limited petroleum resources. Our limited petroleum resources also require significant energy just to transport them long distances from the source to market. Therefore, we remain focused on the technologies and industry that facilitate the production [...]
At Genera Energy Inc. a key factor in our proprietary Supply ASSURE™ system is the safe and efficient transportation of the biomass energy crop. Thousands of tons of biomass will be transported along state and federal highways each year. There are three basic areas when reviewing commercial motor vehicle (CMV) regulations: state laws, federal laws [...]
At Genera Energy, we always make safety a top priority. However, no matter how much we train and prepare, bad things can still happen. Unexpected incidents can include injuries or health emergencies with visitors or employees, accidents related to equipment or could be caused by other factors, such as weather. […]
Webster’s Dictionary defines the word “sustainable” as an adjective that means a resource is “able to be used without being completely used up or destroyed.” In agricultural and environmental circles, defining what constitutes a sustainable crop or practices is much more difficult to define. To the consumer, the basic tenants of producing agricultural crops that [...]