Last week I spent 2 days at a European biomass trading conference in London. Sustainability was covered quite thoroughly in the opening session and cropped up frequently over the two days. The discussion complemented the work in my recent report ‘Sustainability of biomass for cofiring’ (available from the IEA CCC bookshop).
The Sustainable Biomass Partnership (SBP) is an industry initiative from Dong Energy, Drax, Vattenfall, E.On, GDF Suez and RWE. The aim is for the SBP to be agreed and widely taken up to remove the problem of pellet makers having to comply with multiple certification organisations to prove . . .