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Although there are regular maintenance procedures, the day-to-day cleaning and chips, bark, and a percentage of sawdust. Strings of bark up to 600mm, wood chips up to 350mm maximum length can all be accepted as a fractional quantity. The exceptionally behind the great mass of refractory as well as the air preheater system is in its ability to handle high moisture content biomass up moisture content is a common attribute to low cost biomass and must be catered for if one is to source low cost fuel. Currently these farmers are sourcing their fuel from one of the many sawmills, timber or forestry processing industries in Gippsland. impact.
Although these particular farmers were
cessation of the funding program, there are criteria are met. And through one particular grant suitability process facilitated by federal
150,000 tonnes of CO produce growers from the Gippsland region of Victoria.
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