Record Production of ENplus Wood Pellets
2018 is on track to reach a significant milestone with an anticipated 10 million tonnes of certified wood pellets produced.
The certification system was first introduced in Germany in 2010, and is now in 44 countries on 6 continents. ENplus announced in their last dispatch that the fastest growing areas for production volumes increase of certified pellets were the countries of Bulgaria, Belarus, Croatia, Poland and Russia. Many of these are those which Pure Biofuel supplies the United Kingdom.
What are Wood Pellets?
As a form of upgraded biomass, characterised by its high energy density, low production costs, and low process energy requirements, wood pellets are an environmentally friendly fuel allowing for CO2-neutral heating with the highest energy efficiency. The global wood pellets market is expected to grow at a 10% CAGR through 2018-2022.
What is ENplus®?
The ENplus® Handbook version 3 sets a strict set of quality requirements for the production, trade and dsitribution of wood pellets. The standard introduces three quality classes:
A1, which corresponds to the highest quality class.
A2 and B, destined for large combustion plants for commercial or industrial use.
This quality seal stands for low emissions and trouble-free heating with high energy value.
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