Forest planning for a biomass power plant in VerbaniaVerbano Cusio Ossola
AEP set up in 2006 , according to the legislation in force in the Piedmont Region, the Forest Management Plan.
- CONSER-VCO S.P.A
- Cossogno (VB) – Ghiffa (VB)
- Breganni, Capulli, Morra di Cella, Millemaci, Rabbogliatti, Simonetti
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AEP set up in 2006 , according to the legislation in force in the Piedmont Region, the Forest Management Plan (PFA – Piano Forestale Aziendale) relating to forestry interventions provided to supply a biomass power plant located in the town of Verbania and for heating of public buildings.
The PFA was designed to provide 50% of the fuel needed to operate the plant; the forestry areas are located in the municipalities of Cossogno , Ghiffa and Verbania.
The plan has a ten year validity period, 2008-2017; the areas identified in the Municipalities of Verbania are Ghiffa are in public ownership , while the wooded areas in the town of Cossogno are private. According to the current forest planning of the Piedmont Region the overall design area is 141 ha of forest.
The Forestry Business Plan has been approved by the Piedmont Region in 2007.