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
10 November 2014 to 10 December 2014 - Various locations throughout Scotland
A series of Scottish Government roadshows will be a chance for farmers and crofters to find out more about the new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP).
25 November 2014 - On-line
Ofgem have a scheduled webinar on aspects of the application process on 25/11/2014 at 10am for one hour. aimed especially at installers, advisers, repeat applicants etc.
26 November 2014 - Newton Stewart
A practical day looking at trees: from planting and pruning to processing; how to manage existing woodland; opportunities for selling wood and wood fuel; what you need to know to commission a boiler; the RHI and an introduction to the Woodland Trust.
04 December 2014 - Richmond
Developed by foresters with practical hands on knowledge of woodland management and woodfuel production and supply, this course provides an introduction to managing woodlands for woodfuel production.
05 December 2014 - South Lanarkshire
A practical on-farm afternoon looking at options, issues and potential business benefits of managing farm woodlands. The event will include a practical tree pruning demo and discussions on valuing hardwood timber, maintaining woodland landscape features, managing for woodfuel production.
24 February 2015 to 26 February 2015 - Wels, Austria
The world's largest annual conference on woodfuel pellets.
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.