Date: Wednesday 11 April 2012 - Thursday 12 April 2012

Location: London, UK

Building on the success of our first European Biomass to Power conference in Vienna (13-14 April 2011) we are delighted to confirm that the location and dates for the 2012 event have been confirmed as London, UK, on 11-12 April.

The 2012 event will once again welcome senior executives and experts from power producers, regulatory bodies, raw material providers and researchers as well as other influential contributors to the industry for two days of formal conference presentations, interactive panel discussions and excellent networking opportunities.



  • Policy & regulatory developments driving biomass use 
  • National biomass to power insight: UK focus
  • Barriers to growth in the sector
  • Raw material availability & sustainability
  • Biomass storage & handling
  • Biomass technologies: Conversion Processes
  • Biomass power in the energy mix
  • Biomass power production: Case study examples
  • Research & development in future biomass to power technologies

Confirmed Panel Members

David Williams, Chief Executive, Eco2 (Conference Chair)

Göran Lundgren, Vice President, Business Unit Biomass, Vattenfall

Peter Markussen, Director Power Strategy, DONG Energy

John Gaus, Chairman and CEO, ZeroPoint Clean Tech Inc

Stefan Dusan, Project Manager R&D, Vattenfall

Héloïse Gennart, Combustion Engineer,  Laborelec

Werner Siemers, Head of Dept. Energy Systems, CUTEC-Institut

Sonia Medina, Partner & Chief Operating Officer, AfriRen

Peter J. Leggo, Professor, Department of Earth Sciences, University Of Cambridge

Xavier Dubert, Manager – Europe, ZOLO Technologies

Fabrizio Nardin, Director of Plantation Operations, GreenWood Resources Europe

Mike Bradley, Director, The Wolfson Centre For Bulk Solids Handling Technology

JD Lindeberg, President and CFO, Resource Recycling Systems Inc.

David Hostert , Analyst, Bloomberg New Energy Finance

Tom Snow, Senior Process Engineer, Power Technical Services, ATKINS

Joop G. Witkamp, Senior Consultant, KEMA Nederland B.V.

Caroline Season, Senior Policy Advisor - Bioenergy, Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC)

Hannes Lechner, Principal - Global Bioenergy Practice, Pöyry Management Consulting

Graham Welford, Sales and Tendering Director, Integrated Plant,  Doosan Power Systems

John Vernon, Managing Director, Emvertec Ltd

Rajesh Naik, Director, Environmental Control System Limited

Peter Jackson, Vice-President & Chief Engineer, Fibrowatt Ltd


* EDF Energy * DONG Energy * KEMA Nederland B.V * Vattenfall * ATKINS * ZeroPoint Clean Tech Inc * Department of Energy & Climate Change(DECC) * University of Cambridge * CUTEC-Institut *Eco2 * RHODIA * Infinis PLC * Geldof Metaalconstructie Nv * Milford Haven Port Authority * Ramboll Energy Power * CM Biomass Partners A/S * DP Clean Tech UK Ltd * Tsinghua University * The Wolfson Centre For Bulk Solids Handling Technology * C Spencer Ltd * One3Nine Ventures Limited * Gestamp Biomass * Bloomberg New Energy Finance * Verdo Energy A/S * Merebrook Consulting * ZOLO Technologies * GreenWood Resources Europe * AfriRen * Resource Recycling Systems Inc. * Energy Power Resources Limited * Kanematsu GmbH * Forest2Market *DIF * Eggborough Power Station * Drax Power * ETH Agrar GmbH * PD Ports *  Peel Ports * Vis Nova Trading * GDF Suez * Enviro Srl * The Bristol Port Company * Veolia Environmental Services (UK) Plc * NNFCC, The UK’s National Centre For Biorenewable Energy, Fuels & Materials *



  • Power companies
  • Biomass producers
  • Biomass traders & distribution companies
  • Renewable energy consultancies
  • Research bodies
  • Regional & national governments
  • Regulatory bodies


Sherine Whittle

Tel: +44 (0)20 7981 2502



Companies can gain direct access to our senior level audience and have an increased level of visibility through branding and networking at the conference.   For information on available sponsorship and commercial opportunities, please contact:

Maureen Ignacio

Tel: +44 (0)20 7981 2508



Event Sponsors
Media Partners
Confirmed Conference Venue

London Marriott Hotel Kensington

147 Cromwell Road, Kensington

London SW5 0TH

Phone: +44-207-973-1000