NEWFuels

North East Wood Fuels, or NEWFuels, is the wood fuel producer group for North East England. We were successful in applying for funding from Defra’s Bio-Energy Infrastructure Grant Scheme and since then have worked to establish the business, recruit members and grow customer confidence in wood as a fuel.
Four supply contracts are now in operation, with further contracts in preparation for tender and many more coming through.

The Group works in the following way;

  • NEWFuels will act as a broker – putting woodfuel producers in touch with consumers
  • NEWFuels can draw up a tender for the customer specific to their technical requirements for woodfuel
  • All members will be invited to submit tenders that meet the requirements of the consumer
  • All the submitted tenders go directly to the consumer to evaluate. NEWFuels can give technical advice to help the customer evaluate the

For further information please contact Andrew Kitching

andrew.kitching@ruraldevelopment.org.uk / 01670 513292