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Analysis of opportunities for wood-based bio-refining in Scotland

A summary of a recent Optimat report about the potential of wood-based bio-refining in Scotland is now available online.  The report, commissioned by Scottish Enterprise, concludes that large scale bio-refining of forestry material is unlikely to be feasible in the short to medium term in Scotland.  It does, however, identify some smaller pilot and research scale projects that could be of inter…

EcoQUIP Project - Final Publication

The EcoQUIP project ended on 20th October 2016.

TRANS-FORM Good Practice Report

Optimat co-ordinated the FP7 TRANS-FORM Project - Towards Sustainable Zero Carbon Transport through Innovation Procurement.