Wood Fuel Conference Goes National

Surrey Hills Wood Fuel ConferenceKey players in the wood industry from across the UK meet at The National Wood Fuel Conference 2014
Organised by Surrey Hills Enterprises, in association with Grown in Britain and Country Land and Business Association (CLA), The Wood Fuel Conference, previously attended by delegates from the South East, will be opened up to the whole country for the first time this year.Sponsored by LC Energy and Forestry Commission England, the event will be lively, provocative and educational and is aimed at anyone involved in woodland management and the wood fuel sector. The conference will also explore opportunities for landowners and growers this year.

As part of Grown in Britain week, The National Wood Fuel Conference will take place on Friday 17th October 2014 (from 8.30am to 16.15pm) at Denbies Vineyard near Dorking in Surrey. The day will be chaired by Grown in Britain’s Chief Executive, Dougal Driver and will cover issues such as collaboration, sustainability and opportunities for growth through a number of highly relevant presentations by industry specialists. For a complete conference programme please visit www.thewoodfuelconference.co.uk or call us on 01483 899556.

The cost per delegate is £95 which includes a two-course lunch of locally sourced produce, refreshments throughout the day and car parking.

“The Wood Fuel Conference has been growing rapidly over the past five years and reflects the significant interest and its importance as a flagship nationwide event for the wood and wood fuel industries,” said Mark Lebus of LC Energy. “The principal reason for our involvement from the start has been to make best use of the opportunity to build awareness of all aspects of the wood fuel sector for both users and suppliers. The annual event has been a tremendous success in bringing together the pre-eminent businesses across the industry in a forum of discussion, debate and networking.”

 

About Surrey Hills Enterprises

Surrey Hills Enterprises was set up in 2012 to promote the Surrey Hills as a national asset for the benefit of local businesses in order to enhance the community and conserve the heritage of the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). To learn more visit www.surreyhills.org/surrey-hills-enterprises or call us on 01483 899556.

 

 

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