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What are sustainable forests?

Tuesday, 8 January 2019

Biomass is fast becoming a viable alternative to traditional fossil fuels. In 2017 biomass accounted for approximately 17% of Great Britain’s renewable power. The key is of course to ensure that its source is indeed a renewable and sustainable one. Biomass, unlike most other renewable energy resources, is unique in being able to perform in a similar way to...

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Biomass Fuel Types

Tuesday, 8 January 2019

Biomass fuels are renewable and also considered carbon-neutral. This is because, when they are burned, they release the same amount of carbon they absorbed during their time growing as plants and trees. Fuels can be seen as wet or dry and high or low density. The wetter fuels are lower in calorific value (meaning less energy per kilo) and...

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