Posts tagged “Biomass”

The lowdown on the cost of Biomass boilers

Biomass Boilers Biomass boilers themselves can vary by as much as 40% for the same kilowatt output of boiler. This is because of several factors, the first being the type of fuel you wish to use, if you were looking to burn a very wet fuel then you would normally require a fully stepped grate, which will cost more than a half stepped grate or underfed stoker, secondly the quality and quantity of materials used to make the boiler, as some [...]

Creating Energy From Waste Pallets

These days most companies get their products delivered on wooden pallets. Pet shops,food stores, construction sites, furniture shops, DIY stores, in fact, any place that sells products probably get their deliveries on a pallet, but what happens to them afterwards? Don't let them become waste pallets, put them to good use. Businesses often have huge amounts of pallets they need to discard of, some advertise to get rid of them, some businesses do deals with local artists to collect and [...]

Why Waste Wood When It Can Be Turned Into Energy And Generate An Income For You?

You would think that by now the wood industry would have the recycling of wood waste all sewn up, but it isn't the case. The European Union has set a target to reduce green-house emissions by 20 percent below 1995 levels by 2020, as well as to obtain 20 per-cent of its power from renewable sources. That means all waste producing industries need to wake up; that includes the wood industry. Wood waste can be used as for heating buildings, but everyone [...]