Willow coppice at crossroads?

Short, Wendy; Riley, Jonathan
August 2002
Farmers Weekly;8/9/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 6, p7
Trade Publication
Reports that the ARBRE wood-powered energy generation plant at Eggborough near Selby in North Yorkshire had gone into voluntary liquidation in 2002. Fears of farmers on the termination of Project ARBRE; Attempts of willow coppice growers to save the project; Details of the Project ARBRE.


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