New European Standards for Solid Biofuels and related Certification Schemes

J. Bosch & J. Witt
The energetic use of wood has increased strongly within the last years. In that context the increased and still growing demand caused local supply shortages and hence to some extent seriously price fluctuations. The target of the international standardisation activities for solid biofuels is to compensate these supply shortages. Based on the standardisation requirements the trade of high quality solid biofuels is facilitated and thus contributes to a sustainable and secure energy supply. The preparation...