Small-Scale Biomass District Heating Handbook

The purpose of this handbook is to support a growing number of small communities across British Columbia and Alberta interested in making a business case for biomass district heating (DH). Small-scale biomass DH systems can be a centerpiece of an integrated strategy on clean energy, energy independence and a transition to a green economy.  

This handbook is written primarily for local governments and First Nations elected officials and staff to support an active local government and band role in developing clean energy and a green economy. It is a companion piece to the "Small-Scale Biomass District Heating Guide."


Author: Community Energy Association
Publisher: Agriculture & Food Council of Alberta, the Agroforestry & Woodlot Extension Society and the Wood Pellet Association of Canada
Mar, 2014
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