Forests in the furnace
SEFE managers describe their proposed electricity
as “Green Power", but it
is questionable whether legally they can use this term.
Country Energy has already
rejected electricity generated from native forest wood for
inclusion in its Green power schemes.
Extract from the Green Power website (“a joint
initiative of ACT, NSW, SA, QLD, VIC and WA government
………only sustainable plantation forestry sources are acceptable under the
Green Power Program - GreenPower is not sourced
from old growth forests or regrowth native forests.
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