Welcome to the ecosolidfuel.org

This is the official site for the preparatory study on Solid Fuel Small Combustion Installations, i.e. Lot 15. The study is being carried out for The European Commission (DG TREN) in the context of the Framework Directive on ecodesign of Energy using Products (EuP).

Stakeholder involvement is a crucial part of the study. You can follow the progress of the study through this website. By registering as a stakeholder, you can stay informed of the latest additions to this site.

What’s new?

March 1, 2012 – The final reports for the preparatory study are now available in the documents section.

October 16, 2009 – A document containing datasheets for the revised Base Cases and improvement options is now available in the documents section.

September 11, 2009 – A document containing definitions of the revised Base Cases is now available in the documents section. Comments are welcome on the definitions until September 28th.

September 1, 2009 – The slides from the final stakeholder meeting are now available. These slides have not been updated to include the comments of stakeholders since the stakeholder meeting, however do include minor changes to correct inconsistencies found between this presentation and the draft documents published in June.

June 29, 2009 – The stakeholder comments and responses for Task 1, Task 2 and Task 3 are available in the Documents section.

June 22, 2009 – The date of the final stakeholder meeting has been confirmed: it will take place on 13th of July.

June 22, 2009 – The working document on Task 7 is available in the Documents section.

June 19, 2009 – The revised working documents on Task 1, Task 2, Task 3, and Task 4, as well as the previously unreleased working documents on Task 5, and Task 6 are available in the Documents section.

April 9, 2009 – A document containing a detailed definition of Base Cases, the main fuels considered for each Base Case, and indicative figures for their emissions is available in the Documents section.

March 20, 2009 – A questionnaire for Task 6 data collection has been sent to stakeholders. This questionnaire is available in the Documents section.

January 12, 2009 – The minutes of the interim stakeholder meeting held on 18 December in Brussels are available in the Documents section.

December 19, 2008 – The presentations of the interim stakeholder meeting held on 18 December in Brussels are available in the Documents section.

December 9, 2008 – The first Task 4 working document is available in the Documents section.

November 21, 2008 – The revised working documents on Task 1, Task 2 and Task 3 are available in the Documents section.

November 10, 2008 – The Lot 15 interim stakeholder meeting is planned on 18 December 2008 in Brussels.

August 20, 2008 – A questionnaire for Task 4 data collection has been sent to stakeholders. This questionnaire is available in the Documents section.

July 18, 2008 – The first versions of the working documents on Task 2 and Task 3 are published.

June 12, 2008 – A questionnaire for Task 2 and Task 3 data collection has been sent to stakeholders. This questionnaire is available in the Documents section.

May 20, 2008 – The second version of Task 1 draft report is published.

March 31, 2008 – Minutes of the first Lot 15 general stakeholder meeting held on 3 March 2008 in Brussels are available in the Documents section.

March 4, 2008 – Presentations of the first Lot 15 general stakeholder meeting held on 3 March 2008 in Brussels are available.

February 8, 2008 – The first Lot 15 general stakeholder meeting is planned on 3 March 2008 in Brussels.

January 31, 2008 – The Task 1 draft report is published.

December 18, 2007 – The full website of the Lot 15 is on-line.

October 5, 2007 – The provisory Lot 15 webpage is on-line.