Oil to wood switch ‘slashes emissions by 97 per cent’


Oil heating causes 40 times more higher carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions than wood pellets systems, according to a new study.Pressure group proPellets Austria announced today (Fri) research by Bioenergy 2020+ and ARGE Renewable Energy Vienna / Lower Austria shows families heating their homes with oil could reduce their greenhouse gas emissions by 97.6 per cent […]

Wood pellets heating to get more expensive


People heating their homes using wood pellets must brace themselves for higher prices this winter, it has been claimed.ProPellets Austria – a pellets producer interests association – said today (Fri): “The price for one tonne of pellets normally increases by 10 to 20 Euros ahead of the winter season.”It explained that the current price was […]