Christiane Egger speaking at the European Pellet conference in 2013
Christiane Egger speaking at the European Pellet conference in 2013

Dear ladies and gentlemen, dear colleagues

It is our great pleasure to invite you to the European Pellet Conference 2014 which will be held in the framework of the World Sustainable Energy Days from 26 – 27 February 2014 in Wels/Austria!

On the conference website the first announcement is available now! Check the video from the 2013 conference & the pictures at

The European Pellet Conference 2014 will offer: 

  • ·       the meeting place for the global pellet community
  • updates on the latest policy, technology, market and standardisation trends
  • news from research and innovation, inspirational case studies 
  • the World Pellet Business & Technology Forum
  • the Pellet Networking Platform & Pellet B2B meetings
  • Pellet News Worldwide
  • technical site-visits on pellets and wood chips (fuel, equipment, exemplary installations)
  • WSED next Biomass – an event for young researchers on biomass
  • the Energiesparmesse – a “pellet trade show”: leading trade show on renewable energy and energy efficiency with annually 100,000 visitors and more than 100 pellet-related exhibitors  


The conference will be organised in the framework of the annual “World Sustainable Energy Days” conference by the OÖ Energiesparverband, the energy agency of Upper Austria. Upper Austria is an ideal location for such a conference: more than 25 % of all biomass boilers sold in the EU are manufactured by Upper Austria’s boiler industry, and pellet heating systems have become a standard solution.


Get involved: Call for Papers & Projects & Speakers – deadline 10 October 2013

Take the opportunity and share your work, achievements and insights with the worldwide pellet and biomass community! Send us your paper or your project (online form) or propose a speaker (online form).

Deadline for submissions is 10 October 2013. Further information on the Call for Papers & Projects & Speakers is available at the conference website:


Practical information

Simultaneous interpretation into German, English and Russian will be provided.

The conference fees are 275 Euro for the Pellet Conference with the site-visit (25 – 27 February), 190 Euro for the Pellet Conference (26 – 27 February), plus 10 % VAT. The fee also includes an entrance ticket to the tradeshow. Further information on fees for the different events and for students at

On the conference website – which will be regularly up-dated in the coming months – an online registration form is available.

We also advise you to make your hotel reservation as soon as possible – further information is available on the conference


The World Sustainable Energy Days 2014

In addition to the Pellet Conference, the World Sustainable Energy Days 2014 will offer a number of other high-profile events, including the “European Nearly Zero Energy Buildings Conference”, the “Energy Efficiency Policy” conference, the conference “Innovative Building Technologies”, a poster presentation and technical site-visits. Since 20 years, experts and decision makers from all over the world flock to Upper Austria to attend the events – in the last years, the conference attracted more than 10,000 participants from over 100 countries!


The conference office is at your disposal for any further questions (conference office: T: +43-732-7720-14386,


We are looking forward to welcoming you to the WORLD SUSTAINABLE ENERGY DAYS 2014!


Best regards

Christiane Egger

Conference Director

OÖ Energiesparverband
Landstrasse 45
A-4020 Linz
T: +43 732 7720 14386
F: +43 732 7720 14383


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