Biomass as Fuel

Fuel is a key issue for biomass combustion systems. Special fuels require special solutions in order to comply with legal emission limits and ensure clean and environmentally friendly combustion.
Over the years, BINDER has devoted a great deal of effort to this topic. Numerous special fuels have been tested in the in-house test centre, enabling BINDER to offer the optimum firing solution for numerous customers.

Standard fuels and available firing systems

Naturally, BINDER offers a wide range of firing systems for standard fuels. Below you will find an overview of the available firing systems.

Special fuels

Below you will find a selection of special fuels that have already been tested. We would also be happy to test your fuel in our test centre or advise you on the selection of the optimum firing system. Simply get in touch with our sales team.

Other fuels that have already been tested:

A – B

  • Agropellets
  • Almond shells
  • Apple pomace
  • Beans
  • Beer pomace
  • Chipboard


  • Carpentry waste (various mixtures)
  • Charcoal
  • Cherry stones
  • Chicken manure pellets
  • Cocoa Shells
  • Coffee brew
  • Coffee pellets
  • Compost waste
  • Corn cobs
  • Corn husk pellets
  • Cotoon briquettes
  • Currant pomace

D – O

  • Energy grass
  • Energy pastures
  • Fibreboard MDF, HDF and laminate boards
  • Grains
    Grain husks
  • Grape seeds
  • Hemp Straw
  • Jute
  • Jute sacks
  • Lignite with wood chips
  • Miscanthus

P – Z

  • Peach pits
  • Poplar wood chips
  • Plum kernels
  • Reed grass
  • RPF
  • Sewage sludge
  • Sida
  • Sorghum
  • Straw pellets
  • Triticale
  • Waste wood (category A I to A III according to the Waste Wood Ordinance)
  • Willow wood chips
  • Wood pulp