Woodfuel in the Midlands

23rd June 2005 and repeated on 24th June 2005

What was the event?

This one-day workshop and demonstration aimed to raise awareness of the potential of wood as a renewable fuel source to support the growing interest in woodfuel production in the Midlands.  The event covered an overview of woodfuel in the Midlands and opportunities to use woodfuel systems as well as grant funding for woodfuel production and use.  Also wood harvesting, production and delivery to a desired standard and technology and planning and design issues for woodfuel installations.

Event programme (PDF-157K)

Event report and photographs (PDF-149K)

Where did the event take place?

Catton Hall
Walton-on-Trent
South Derbyshire DE12 8LN

Contact

Dr Helen McKay
Head of Technical Services Unit
Forest Research
Northern Research Station
Roslin
Midlothian GU10 4LH

Tel: 0131 445 6955
Fax: 0131 445 5124 23653
Email: helen.mckay@forestry.gsi.gov.uk