BIOMASS

Coillte plays a key role in delivering biomass energy solutions to industries across Ireland. Biomass is a renewable and carbon-efficient source of energy, which helps to mitigate against climate change.

Delivering Sustainable Energy Solutions

We are a major biomass energy provider to the industrial and commercial heat sector and a major supplier of biomass material. Our clients operate in manufacturing, pharmaceutical, food and hospitality sectors.

Coillte deliver sustainable renewable energy solutions by providing long term secure biomass supply contracts through our regional supply hub network.

Sustainable Biomass Solutions are our Business. 

Contact: Des O'Toole, Commercial Biomass Manager  (086 2301234)

 

Coillte truck delivering biomass to customers
Picture of chipping machine making biomass from coillte timber

Security of Supply

Coillte can provide long term security of energy supply for your business underpinned by our significant forestry resource and our regional biomass fuel supply hubs. Coillte can assist your business in the evaluation of the both technical and commercial viability of a biomass solution to meet the long term sustainable energy needs of your business.

  • Long term supply contracts available up to 7 years
  • Supplied through our regional biomass supply hub network

Reduce your Energy Costs and Carbon Footprint

Local, sustainably produced biomass can provide significant economic, environmental and carbon reduction benefits for your business; promoting sustainability and corporate social responsibility.

  • Reduce greenhouse gas carbon (CO2) emissions
  • Reduce reliance on fossil fuel and its associated price volatility
  • Competitive pricing (€/Gigajoule or €/kWh)
  • Fixed price for an agreed period with transparent price review
  • Renewable Heat Inventive subsidy will pass directly to the client

 

Picture of an auger from a biomass boiler
Crane lifting Coillte biomass for burning

Customer Case Studies and Testimonials

Astellas

AbbVie

Botany Weaving

Boyd Bedding

Ecowood

GSK

Radisson

Products

Wood

Coillte is Ireland’s largest producer of roundwood, the raw material which our sawmill customers process into high quality timber. Sitka Spruce is our main commercial...

Nurseries

Coillte's four Nurseries produces 25 million bare rooted plants every year, most of which are used to renew our own forests. Our four nurseries are...

Explore Our Forests

Hand in hand with our businesses, we are Ireland’s largest provider of outdoor recreation and manage one of the greatest biodiversity resources in the country. With 260 recreations sites and more than 90,000 hectares managed for biodiversity across the country, there is a place near you to get close to nature, to relax and to play.