Forestry owners, farmers and landowners are among businesses
taking advantage of the fast
growing market for woodfuel, and the increasing number
of commercial opportunities along the wood fuel supply chain, including co-operative working.
Both the Renewable Heat Incentive and Renewables Obligation now
have sustainability criteria attached to them,
meaning that end users wishing to claim these incentives can only
source fuel from woodfuel suppliers who meet the relevant criteria.
For more information on sustainability requirements click
Supplying to the Public Sector:
Suppliers are encouraged to register with the Public
Contracts Scotland (PCS) advertising portal to be
provided with electronic notification of public sector
contracts that are of interest to them. Registration is
The Scottish Government's Biomass Energy Supply
Agreements have been awarded, see
Government's Invitation to Tender for the
Supply of Biomass Wood Fuel Pellets has been issued via
Public Contracts Scotland and the OJEU.
Click here to access the documents. Deadline for submissions
23rd May 2013.