Publications


The links below refer to works produced throughout the course of the ForestEnergy research programmes.


An evaluation of wood fuel production parameters from Irish Sitka spruce first thinnings.

Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for a Degree of Doctor of Philosophy

Author: Enda Coates


Physical characterisation and quantification of total above ground biomass derived from first thinnings for wood fuel consumption in Ireland.

A Thesis for the Degree of Masters in Science in Forestry

Author: Nicholas Mockler


An investigation of cost effective wood fuel supply chains from clearfell sites in Ireland.

A Thesis for the Degree of Masters in Science in Forestry

Author: Billy Horgan


Improving Log Loading Efficiency for Improved Sustainable Transport within the Irish Forest and Biomass Sector

Published in Sustainability Journal, 7 (3): 3017-3030.  2015-03-12

Authors: Amanda Sosa, Radomir Klvac, Enda Coates, Tom Kent & Ger Devlin


Harvesting wood for energy - Cost-effective woodfuel supply chains in Irish forestry.

Authors: Tom Kent, Pieter D. Kofman and Enda Coates


Ash content of Irish woodfuel.

Coford Connects Note

Authors: Eleanor Owens and Sarah Cooley


Calorific value of Irish woodfuels.

Coford Connects Note

Authors: Eleanor Owens and Sarah Cooley


Firewood

Coford Connects Note

Author: Pieter D. Kofman


Getting the most out of your firewood

Coford Connects Note

Author: Pieter D. Kofman


Further reading