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Environmental benefits of using pellet heaters

  “Any substitution of wood heaters by pellet heaters will have a net positive impact on biodiversity, wood smoke and greenhouse gas emissions.” Rural Industry Research and Development Program Pellet heaters have long been recognised as an environmentally friendly way of heating a home. Countries such as Germany, Sweden, the UK, France and Ireland have […]

What is Bioenergy?

What is Bioenergy? The gang from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency describe it as follows: “Bioenergy is a form of renewable energy derived from biomass to generate electricity and heat or to produce liquid fuels for transport.” So what is biomass then? They go to explain that “Biomass is any organic matter of recently living […]