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So you’ve decked the halls with boughs of holly, brought out the mistletoe and wine, despite the weather outside being frightful while some of us nearly had a White Christmas and Santa Claus finally came to town. And after all…

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Biomass heating is not a new phenomenon. All heating was ‘biomass’ before the industrial revolution, and with concerns over climate change coinciding with a new generation of highly efficient equipment, biomass heating is making a comeback! To compare costs of biomass…

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Treco is keen to promote locally sourced wood fuel and we have written a few articles on the subject! We also support the most efficient use of our woodland resource and bringing both small and large woodlands back into active…

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To celebrate Grown in Britain Week and to show our support for the entire forestry and wood fuel sector, Treco is sponsoring young forestry apprentice, Alex Edwards. We will be providing Alex with financial support so that he can gain additional training to…

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We have posted a few articles recently regarding the fact that 53% of our woodlands need to be managed. This needs to happen in order to encourage their development, to generate a greater amount of timber, a greater amount of wood fuel and…

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Forty seven percent of England’s woodland is currently not being managed. This means that we are missing a huge opportunity for carbon capture. In this post, we’ll examine some of the issues behind this. A recent report on the BBC website  gave…

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Really? If we install too many biomass boilers, won’t we hit 'peak wood'? The answer is no, but this is an often raised question and one which needs looking into in more detail. The responsible use of our wood fuel supply…

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