Since 2013 Iggesund Paperboard works closely with landowners and farmers in Cumbria, UK to increase cultivation of energy crops that can be used as biofuel at the Workington mill.Learn more
New renewable energy targets in Britain and the rest of the EU are leading to an increasing demand for biofuel.LEARN MORE
Local farmers’ ability to sell biomass to Iggesund Paperboard’s paperboard mill at Workington will return over 1.5 million pounds annually to the local agricultural industry.Learn more
Apart from providing farmers with a new income source the willow plantations have also proven to be beneficial to biodiversity.Read more
Short rotation willow cropping is not only beneficial as a regular income source for farmers. It will also act as flood control.Read more
The energy produced by the boiler represents an emissions reduction of 190,000 tonnes per year.Read more
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