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Slashing costs with bio-fuel

A plant nursery has found an environmental way of beating crippling oil prices that were pushing production costs sky high — turning to bio-fuel. Ravensworth Nurseries was spending as much as £1000 a week on oil to heat its greenhouses but has now turned to using a boiler fuelled by woodchip, which should lower costs drastically. The new boiler needed woodchip less than two inches in size, so the nursery has also bought its own wood shredder, ...

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