Our team is attending the Governor’s Hurricane Conference in West Palm Beach this year. The GHC is the nation’s largest and best-attended conference of this nature. The focus of the conference is hurricane planning, preparedness, response, recovery, and mitigation. It’s never too early for us to start preparing for the next storm season! To learn more about the GHC, check out the link below:
Wood Resource Recovery’s efforts to recycle tree debris from around Florida after Hurricane Irma was highlighted by Tampa Bay’s
local FOX station on November 3rd. We are proud to be a Florida-grown company and help our fellow Floridians clean up after the storm!
When Bill Gaston got into the tree trimming business as a teenager, he didn’t realize he was building the foundation for, not one, but two family-run companies that eventually would aid disaster relief efforts across the country and fuel the county’s future power plant.
Continue reading the Gainesville Sun.
Gainesville Biomass project signs fuel supply agreement with local wood waste recycler
The Gainesville Renewable Energy Center (GREC) signed a long-term biomass supply contract last week with Gaston’s Tree Debris Recycling, a local wood waste recycler, to supply almost half of the biomass fuel needed for its proposed 100-megawatt biomass plant. All of the fuel supplied by Gaston’s Tree Debris Recycling will come from clean, urban wood waste, which includes biomass materials such as tree trimmings from right-of-way clearings as well as clean, woody debris from land clearing contractors and tree surgeons.
Visit to Wood Resource Recovery Center
Nine miles north of the UF Physical Plant Division lies a 20 acre filled-in wetland. Bulldozers, grinders, trucks, and various other diesel machinery lumber around the yard, but oddly enough they are not preparing another Floridian sub-division; these monster machines are recycling. . …
Continue reading biogas.ifas.ufl.edu.
Wood Resource Recovery Urban Wood Waste Provider
When Bill Gaston, now 62, started working in the tree trimming business, or as he calls it, climbing trees, at 17 he had no idea what his future held. He knew he liked being outside. He knew he was developing a skill that would carry him through life. About age 20, when Gaston realized he was actually in business for himself trimming trees, he still didn’t know what the future held. …
Continue reading www.woodbioenergymagazine.com.