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NNFCC Crop Factsheet: Short Rotation Coppice (SRC) Willow

This factsheet provides an overview of the use of short rotation coppice willow as a source of energy.

Author L Hopwood, NNFCC
Published 03 Nov 2010
Industry Bioenergy Feedstocks
Download   NNFCC Crop Factsheet: Short Rotation Coppice (SRC) Willow (PDF, 110 kB)
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SRC willow is a high biomass energy crop grown across the UK. The crop is grown to generate heat in biomass based heating systems or for power generation, as a co-fired product in power stations.

The factsheet contains information on growing and harvesting the crop in the UK (contractors updated November 2010).

More information, please contact:

Lucy Hopwood
Lead Consultant – Bioenergy & Anaerobic Digestion
Tel:+44 (0)1904 435182

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