Gilles biomass boiler drying wood chips


Earlier this year, LC Energy installed a 999kW Gilles biomass boiler in our Stonebury hub in Essex, which is now being used to dry wood chip for fuel. The huge installation project includes a modular plant room and an industrial system comprising of 2 x 500 kW exchanger fans, ducting and bins. The biomass system allows us to meet quality specifications for low wood chip moisture within a matter of days, using a renewable energy source.


Our expert engineers can install and maintain biomass systems in production hubs that need a reliable source of heating. We can tailor the installation to your requirements, and help meet your energy needs in a sustainable way. Speak to one of our engineers for more information, and to discover how we can help your business.

Premium Wood Fuel Products meeting the highest quality criteria ensuring a clean, and efficient burn. Our pellets are ENPlus A1 approved and our chip is WoodSure Plus approved. We are a member of the Biomass Suppliers List, which ensures sustanable woodland management and fuel supply. In addition, you can claim grants from the government as part of the RHI scheme when using our products.

Expert Engineers: Our engineers are Napitt MCS approved to install, maintain and repair your biomass system, irrespective of whether LC Energy provided the original installation. We have a range of ad-hoc, annual, or long-term service and maintenance contracts suitable for biomass systems, heat pumps and solar thermal panels. Contact our engineering team to find out how we can help you.

An Excellent Reputation: LC energy are dedicated to providing innovative and reliable heating services to domestic and corporate customers nationwide. We ensure each customer receives the same high quality standards, irrespective of size or requirement. This promise is key for our pursuit to become the UK’s pre-eminent provider of high quality renewable heating services and fuel supply.

Renewable and Sustainable Heating Solutions which will not compromise the natural environment. We are committed to responsible and sustainable sourcing of raw materials from local woodlands, providing value to local land owners whilst reducing long-distance transportation. Our aim is to inspire every heat energy user to adopt a low-carbon and long-term renewable alternative to fossil fuel energy.

“This is a major installation project for LC Energy and reflects our commitment to our customers, suppliers and the future growth of the company.”

–Mark Lebus, Managing Director of LC Energy


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