Informative wood fuel events designed to encourage the expansion
of the woodfuel industry, organised by both the Forestry Commission
Scotland and other external agencies are held both nationally and
27 January 2015 to 12 March 2015 - Various dates and locations
Argyll Small Woods Cooperative is running a series of knowledge sharing and training events in 2015 focussing on small scale woodland management, covering how to access suitable equipment, network of contractors suitable for this type of work, potential markets for
produce and providing advice and training.
04 March 2015 - Glendouglas Community Hall
Practical Woodland Management demonstrations, SRDP Options and how to apply.
10 March 2015 to 01 May 2015 - Various dates and locations
Forestry Commission Scotland is running a series of seminar events for woodland owners and forestry agents to support the launch of the new Forestry Grants Scheme. The seminars are in two phases. Phase 1 seminars are designed to provide an introduction to the new FGS and specifically consider the woodland creation option. Phase 2 seminars will consider the Woodland Management Options.
19 March 2015 - Crieff, Perthshire
This course introduces woodfuel suppliers and users to the full range of standards in use in the supply chain and how to produce and specify the correct type of fuel. It looks at how woodfuel properties can affect compliance with standards, how to specify and test fuel, and match fuel specifications to combustion systems. It provides an introduction to the EN solid biofuels standards currently being adopted in the UK and reviews the various woodfuel quality assurance schemes.
24 March 2015 - Edinburgh
A valuable opportunity for organisations in the food and drink, retail, hospitality, healthcare, Local Authority and education sectors and other commercial organisations to see how they can benefit from the opportunities associated with wood-fuelled heating systems.
24 March 2015 to 25 March 2015 - Edinburgh
Recognised as the ‘must attend’ industry event focused on the development of renewable energy in Scotland, this is your chance to hear from the people making the decisions that will define the future of the sector; to find out more about its development; to network with the key business contacts, influencers and decision makers; and to put forward your views on these crucial issues at this vital time for the industry.
Join Scottish Renewables as they discuss and debate the broad range of issues surrounding the growth of the low carbon and renewable heat sector in Scotland.
06 May 2015 to 07 May 2015 - Glasgow
All-Energy Exhibition and Conference is the UK's largest renewable energy event. As a free-to-attend event, showcasing the complete range of renewable and sustainable technologies and with a world-class multi-stream conference alongside, All-Energy is where busy people come to do business.
04 June 2015 to 06 June 2015
At SkogsElmia forest owners, entrepreneurs, forest officials and machine & service suppliers meet during a few intense, but entertaining days to share opinions and try out news, prepare investment decisions and make interesting connections.