Wood pellets, briquettes and CER's

The Market for wood pellet and wood briquette production incl. aspects of purchasing and generationg Certified Emission Reductions in South Africa - 2006


This study was conducted on behalf of two private Danish clients. A report on the market for wood pellet production was elaborated. Introduction of the clients to stakeholders within the wood industry sector in South Africa. Scrutinising of options for purchase of, or jointly generation of, new CER's. Full fletched feasibility study on setting up a wood briquette production for the European market on two specific sites. Project proposal for a fuel-switch project (CDM) replacing coal with biomass on the steam engine running on the George Knysna railway.


Services provided by DFE staff:

Organising the trips, conducting the studies, finalising project proposals facilitation of business negotiations and providing a biomass, a CDM and a marketing specialist on the missions.



Karsten Raae

Karsten Raae

Forest Supervisor - Senior Consultant

Mobil +45 25 55 42 00

Danish Forestry Extension
Rolighedsvej 23
1958 Frederiksberg C

CVR-nr. 25096045


Personal Data Protection