UN calls for urgent action to address biomass use in Africa

A new study has found biomass production in the continent accounted for 90% of round-wood production in 2016, out of which 16% was converted to charcoal

Geminor lands contract to handle waste wood in Norway

The companies involved believe the contract is the first of its kind in the country – it will see much of the wood recycled into furniture

Wood wins multi-million-dollar Hinkley Point C contract

It will provide developer EDF Energy with full life cycle services to improve project delivery and commercial performance

Sellafield awards £4.5bn contracts to support nuclear decommissioning

The Sellafield nuclear site is home to one of the most complex portfolios of construction projects in the world

Dounreay nuclear site
Wood wins decommissioning contract at Dounreay nuclear site

The firm will work for at least seven years to close down the old nuclear reactors at the Scottish site

Could transparent wood be the building block to a cleaner future?

Researchers made the material by removing a light-absorbing component from the cell walls of balsa wood and injecting acrylic and polyethylene glycol

Wood you believe it! Sustainable cartons hit the shelves

Finnish company Arla claims to be the first to deploy the sustainable packaging in supermarkets

Wood wins £52m Sellafield control systems contract

It will supply programmable digital control technologies over the course of a 10-year project

Wood wins Dungeness A disposal contract

The engineering firm will remove 47 cubic metres of radioactive wet waste from the closed power station

UK retailers light a fire under cleaner-burning fuels

Asda, B&Q and Tesco are among the firms which have committed to cutting wood and coal emissions