Defra’s Cleaner Fuels Announcement Explained

On Friday Defra announced their response on their cleaner domestic burning of solid fuels and wood. The consultation took place between August and October 2018 and focused on England only. The proposals in the consultation included:

  • Restrictions on the sale of wet wood for domestic burning
  • Phasing out the sale of traditional house coal
  • Applying sulphur standards and smoke emission limits to all manufactured solid fuels

At Whites Chimneys and Stoves we say – In a nutshell there are no bans on having stoves but they are regulating the fuel that can be burned.

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