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Fears for future of UK onshore wind power despite record growth

25 Jan 2018

A record amount of onshore wind power was built in the UK last year, but government policy has been stalling the sector and risked increasing energy bills for consumers, the industry has warned.

Forestry News

Confor welcomes Gove's fresh approach

18 Jan 2018

Stuart Goodall has reacted to Michael Gove's speech to the Oxford Farming Conference on post-Brexit support for the UK's rural areas.

Renewables News

A Sunny Start to 2018 for FIM’s Investors

9 Jan 2018

FIM kicks off the New Year with its latest renewable energy assets acquisition.

Forestry News

Global sawlog prices forecast to keep rising in 2018

4 Jan 2018

The Wood Resource Quarterly reports that the Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI) rose by 5.1% between Q2 2017 and Q3 2017.

Renewables News

BBC News: UK enjoyed 'greenest year for electricity ever' in 2017

2 Jan 2018

The UK has achieved its greenest year ever in terms of how the nation's electricity is generated, National Grid figures reveal.

Forestry News

China's timber consumption

22 Dec 2017

China is the biggest timber consuming country in the world. Its own timber resources are limited.

Forestry News

Need to grow more trees

21 Dec 2017

Stuart Goodall: We need to grow more trees – how about a Chief Forester to make it happen?

Forestry News

The "Boring Budget"?

14 Dec 2017

The November budget was anything but boring for forestry investors

Renewables News

Why every investment portfolio should include an allocation to solar

14 Dec 2017

Why every investment portfolio should include an allocation to solar

Forestry News

China set to increase imports of pulp

7 Dec 2017

China is set to increase its imports of pulp for a seventh consecutive year.

Forestry News

Largest new forest in decades to be planted in Northumberland

1 Dec 2017

More than 600,000 trees will be planted near Wooler over the next two years, after England’s largest woodland planting scheme in decades was given the go-ahead by the Forestry Commission today.

Renewables News

UK Rejoins EY Renewables Attractiveness Index Top Ten

24 Nov 2017

UK Rejoins EY Renewables Attractiveness Index Top Ten

Renewables News

UK Achieves In Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

24 Nov 2017

UK Achieves In Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Forestry News

UK Timber Market Review and Outlook

21 Nov 2017

UK Timber Market Review and Outlook

Forestry News

Increase in softwood lumber production

17 Nov 2017

British sawmills increased production 5% in 2016 to £3.6 million m3. The increase was largely driven by sawmills in Scotland and England.

Forestry News

Uses of Timber Keep Expanding Prefabricated Houses and Chemical Feedstock

9 Nov 2017

The proportion of prefabricated new detached and semi-detached houses receiving planning permission from January to July 2017 in Germany has risen to be 19.6% of the total.