Here Clive Jones tells us about the processes of the chip wood fired boiler system his family use with great success on their land at Moonfleet Farm in Dorset. Clive explains how they manage their coppiced woodland and how the efficient wood chip boiler system supplies the heating and hot water for the farm house and cottage using waste wood fuel, hedge cuttings and prunings from the farm.
An Adliberate film http://www.adliberate.co.uk for WoodlandsTV http://www.woodlands.co.uk/tv
http://woodlands.co.uk The latest next generation wood burning stoves are over 90% efficient and look good too. If you are thinking of installing a wood burning stove then find out more. They come in a variety of designs with some being more efficient than others. Some wood burning stoves can revolve and would look good in the most modern of homes. Anglia Fireplaces demonstrate their use.
Sweet Chestnut coppice makes a useful fuel as woodchip.
David Saunders shows how wood chip is fed into the Aero Max 50kw boiler at Flimwell. http://woodlands.co.uk
Wood makes a great fuel for heating your house as it's sustainable. Professor Julian Evans shows us his log pile and talks about the species of wood which burn well.
Following our earlier programme, Gillian Alker from the Forestry Commission discusses the range of grants available, transporting wood for fuel, and smokeless zones. For more information see http://forestry.gov.uk and http://woodlands.co.uk
Wood for fuel is a sustainable, renewable resource. Gillian Alker from the Forestry Commission talks about logs, wood chips, pellets and seasoning wood. For more information see http://forestry.gov.uk/england-woodfuel