Kevin’ nomination in full:
biomass sector for 19 years and my remit covers miscanthus, short rotation coppice (SRC) and short rotation forestry (SRF) as well as general biomass.
- The EU funded Rokwood project (see our SRC policy briefs produced as part of this project)
- Our involvement with the Energy Technologies Institute’s Enabling Biomass Programme (we inputted to their CAP reform consultation response, performed a detailed questionnaire of 110 energy crop growers and produced a briefing note on why miscanthus should be on the BSL).
- Along with the Farm Energy Centre we are currently looking to set up an industry led BSL for non-woody biomass
- We have produced various publications off our own back such as: Why we need energy crops in the South West; Why we need an Energy Crops Scheme 3; and CAP reform consultation response on behalf of a coalition of organisations representing the SRC industry.