National Woodfuel Conference - Thursday 13th October

This year’s National Woodfuel Conference is upon us shortly.


As well as covering a range of topical issues (see programme below) the Optional Surgery Sessions will include:


1.       Pellet Quality  - led by James Little from Verdo;


2.       What do we mean by fuelling the landscape – update on renewable energy – led by    the CLA;


3.       Tree Health  - led by FC:

·         Biosecurity;

·         Implications of key diseases including Chalara and OPM; and

·         Markets for aboricultural arisings.


4.       Funding packages – led by FC:

How current and recent grants have helped the woodfuel sector grasp opportunities for growth

·         Countryside Stewardship;

·         Local Enterprise Partnerships (Enterprise M3 and Coast to Capital); and

·         Leader and Countryside productivity.


and possibly:


5.       Water as a source of renewable energy – led by James Maclean of Land & Water


 We hope you will be able to join us.


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Posted: October 10, 2016