Pellets are nothing more than dry sawdust, compressed under high pressure. Such granules can be used as an extremely efficient fuel. They are created from all- natural resources, therefore this type of fuel is fully renewable and free from any toxic substances.
In their final form, pellets become a granule whose humidity ranges from 8 to 10 percent, while the ash produced during the combustion process is about 1% of the original weight. Moreover, the ash may be used as an excellent natural fertilizer.
The calorific value of pellets is very high, averaging in the range of 16-20 MJ, and sometimes even more. It can be easily transported and stored, and it does not require any special conditions. For instance, it may be kept in convenient 15 kg bags or ordered in a tank truck.