BioRES - Biomass trading centres calculation tool

BioRES - Biomass trading centres calculation tool

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Calculation tool for the establishment and operation of biomass trading centers

Biomass Logistic and Trade Centres (BLTCs) are local or regional centres with optimised logistics and trading organization, where different woody bioenergy products (or heat) are marketed at standardised quality focusing on the domestic market uptake. It’s an innovative business model competitively operating as an intermediator to organise local woody bioenergy value chains between local biomass suppliers and customers of different scale from private households up to deliveries to heat and power plants.

Domain
Harvesting, infrastructure, logistics
Wood energy industry
Keywords
biomass; logistics
Challenge addressed
5.- Enhance economic and environmental performance of forest supply chains
Digital solution
No
Innovation
Yes
Country of origin
Austria
Finland
Germany
Serbia
Slovenia
Scale of application
Regional/sub-national
Start and end year
2015 - 2018
Contact data
Owner or author
GIZ Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH
Frank Mischler
Reporter
Waldverband Steiermark
Maximilian Handlos
References and Resources
Project reference
Horizon 2020 no. 645994, 2015-2018
Resources
BioRES presentation (2015)
Project under which this factsheet has been created
Rosewood