Project Objectives

  • Create awareness of wood as an option for boiler heat plants in Southland
  • Remove barriers for consumers considering switching to wood-fuelled heat plants in Southland
  • Build confidence in the supply chain
  • Provide a low GHG emissions energy source that is compliant with clean air emissions in the Southland region
  • Provide advice and technical support for business cases to establish systems 
  • Provide opportunities for funding towards feasibility studies, capital grants and crown loans