What is the Sustainable Biomass Partnership?

The Sustainable Biomass Partnership (SBP) is an industry-led initiative formed by major European utilities that use biomass, mostly in the form of wood pellets, in large thermal power plants.

SBP's vision is an economically, environmentally and socially sustainable solid biomass supply chain that contributes to a low carbon economy. SBP has developed a certification framework to provide assurance that woody biomass is sourced from legal and sustainable sources.

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Latest News

12 January 16

SBP appoints a new CEO

The Sustainable Biomass Partnership (SBP) has today announced the appointment of Carsten Huljus as its new, full time Chief Executive Officer. } read on

01 December 15

SBP Framework recognised by UK Energy Regulator

UK energy regulator, Ofgem, has today published a summary of the results of its benchmarking exercise of voluntary schemes against the UK’s Renewables Obligation land criteria for woody biomass. The SBP Framework has been evaluated and found to be fully compliant with the legislation. } read on