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Summer 2018

BioPower purchases Rentech Atikokan assets 
BioPower Sustainable Energy Corporation (BioPower) has acquired the assets of the former Rentech pellet plant in Atikokan. BioPower is a subsidiary company of True North Timber (TNT) in Chapleau, Ontario.

During December 2017, the company agreed to acquire the assets of Rentech Atikokan, which manufactures commercial grade wood pellets for the Ontario Power Generation (OPG) station near Atikokan. The acquisition of assets was completed in January 2018 with 25 local jobs maintained.

BioPower Sustainable Energy Corporation will sell commercial pellets as well as residential heating pellets.


Summer 2018 News:
• First Mining initiates permitting process for Springpole Project 
• Mining revenues jump in the NWT, Nunavut
• BluMetric Environmental moves into Thunder Bay
• Orefinders to acquire properties
• BioPower purchases Rentech Atikokan assets
• Transparency in the movement of minerals and metals
• Pineland Forest Nursery to close
• North Central Manitoba Forest Advisory Group recognized

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