Did you say residues?


 

A picture of "residues" at the Lockerbie biomass power stations in Scotland


"The plant, which is being part-funded by an £18m grant from the national lottery, will initially burn forest residue - sawdust, branches and offcuts – from a nearby sawmill, but E.ON hopes that local farmers will switch to fast-growing willow to provide part of the plant’s fuel."
http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2005/oct/13/business.climatechange (Well, it’s not short rotation willow either…)

Text & pictures submitted by Almuth Ernsting (biofuelwatch)

 

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