May 2007
Utility Week;5/11/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p6
Trade Publication
The article presents news from the public utilities sector of Great Britain. A biomass-fuelled power station will be in full operation by the end of 2007, said Eon. The plant at Steven's Croft near Lockerbie, Scotland will burn 480,000 tonnes of wood fuel annually. A consortium of research groups led by Aston University has won a government grant to research biofuels. The Supergen Bioenergy grant will fund research into cheaper and more varied sources of biomass, such as rape straw and bark.


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