Transitioning from Fossil Fuels to Forests:
Opportunities for Modern Wood Heating

Pembroke, ON - Nov 29, 2017

Hosted by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF), this workshop provided participants with information to allow for educated decision-making regarding the use of solid wood biofuels for heating purposes. Emphasis was on residential, community, and small industrial applications.

Overview

This workshop provided participants with information to allow for educated decision-making regarding the use of solid wood biofuels for heating purposes. Emphasis was on residential, community and small industrial applications. Topics included:

  • supply chain logistics and biofuel handling best practices
  • types of equipment and biofuel supply options
  • provincial regulations and permitting processes
  • federal and provincial climate change initiatives
  • potential funding and programs
  • success stories, applications and lessons learned

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