South Yorkshire Woodfuel

Reports

Below are a number of downloadable reports which may help you with your project or research endeavors.

ACQUISITION OF CAPITAL EQUIPMENT FOR EFFICIENT WOOD-FUEL (RENEWABLE ENERGY) SUPPLY
Report to Sheffield City Council which paved the way for the establishment of the woodfuel supply infrastructure in South Yorkshire - March 2005
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BIOMASS AS A RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCE
ROYAL COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTION
RCEP report into Biomass
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BIOMASS FUEL HEATING - OPPORTUNITIES FOR BARNSLEY MBC
The Report to Council that led Barnsley MBC to adopt a pro-biomass procurement policy - May 2004.
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CONISBROUGH AND DENABY COMMUNITY ENERGY PROJECT:
FEASIBILITY STUDIES OF WOOD-FIRED SCHEMES

Feasibility study for possible wood-fired schemes located within the communities of Conisbrough and Denaby of South Yorkshire - May 2003
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DEVELOPING A WOOD PELLET FUEL SECTOR IN SOUTH YORKSHIRE
Investigates the current wood pellet production and supply in Great Britain and how the main barrier for wood pellet heating, a lack of a wood pellet supply chain, might be best overcome - September 2004
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BRE - Review of opportunities for improved carbon savings from spend on education buildings
The purpose of this research project was to assist the Sustainable Development Commission by gathering the evidence base to show how DfES spend on energy efficiency and renewables in new school buildings and refurbishments could be used to improve whole-life costs, reduce schools carbon footprint, and reduce the likelihood of complications in planning approvals.
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WOODCHIP PRODUCTION FROM TREE SURGERY ARISINGS
BioRegional, Croydon Council and City Suburban Tree Surgeons have established a TreeStation to produce 10,000 tonnes a year of high quality woodchip fuel from tree surgery arisings. Woodchip suitable for use in all woodchip boilers can be made.
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WOODFUEL HEATING IN THE NORTH OF ENGLAND: A PRACTICAL GUIDE
This booklet has been produced to show the potential for generating heat from wood fuelled systems in the 21st century. If you are involved in the planning of new buildings, can influence the decision making process or are an engineer operating existing fossil fuelled heating systems this booklet offers a starting point.
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WOOD PELLET BURNING TRIAL
A study assessing the viability and potential for wood pellet burning in solid fuel boiler plant as an alternative to coal - April 2005
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WOODFUEL SPECIFICATION AND SUPPLY CONTRACT - BASIC EXAMPLE
Very simple example of a wood fuel supply contract with wood chip specifications used with the RSPB
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Wood Energy Study Tour
Jura Region Switzerland - 11th-14th May 2003
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