The greenGain.eu INFORMATION PLATFORM provides information on biomass from landscape conservation and maintenance work with a focus on the energy utilization of this feedstock.

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Feedstock

Biomass from landscape conservation and maintenance work includes a variety of materials, both herbaceous and woody. It is a by-product of maintenance of green areas like public parks, roadsides, waterways, hedgerows, etc. What basic feedstock supply concepts can we draw?

Exploitation

Biomass originating from landscape conservation and maintenance work is often underused. Compared to composting, use for energy production is rather limited. How can this feedstock be utilized? Which technologies, utilization pathways and strategies are most suitable?

Policy and finance

Using biomass from landscape conservation and maintenance work helps to meet the EU's renewable energy goals. What is the overall policy, legal and socio-economic context of using this feedstock?

greenGain DATABASE

A list of available literature covering biomass from landscape conservation and maintenance work. We include both academic and popular sources, literature written in English and also in other languages.

A list of experts working in the field of biomass from landscape conservation and maintenance work, renewable energy and related areas. We also include institutional actors.

A catalogue of projects and initiatives, mostly European, working on solutions related to the energy use of biomass.

A collection of reports, handbooks and other interesting content created during the course of the greenGain project.

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Contact

platform@greengain.eu

FNR - The Agency for Renewable Resources
www.fnr.de
Christiane Volkmann
c.volkmann@fnr.de

CZ Biom - Czech Biomass Association
www.czbiom.cz
Jan Doležal
dolezal@biom.cz

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