A recent trend in wood pellets manufacturing has been on an increase with small businesses and home owners creating pellets on a small scale. Small scale mills are enabling operators to start a small business selling them or to create their own pellets. Yufchina
Many home owners have now been unwilling to change to pellet heat partly due to a issue of whether pellet supplies will be available.
This opens up more chances since small pellet mills are getting to be more available to smaller companies and even for individual home owners. Pellets made by local companies are beginning to become home owners who have use of wood and more available and other kinds of biomass can make their own.
Wood pellets are usually created from wood waste material such as sawdust from lumber mills and parts of a log which can be unsuitable for making lumber or other wood products. Occasionally even entire trees are chipped and made into pellets.
Pellets didn't catch on as a source of fuel until the late 70's. Pellets can be produced from almost any organic material for both heating and other uses.
Pellet demand will likely increase, as fossil fuel prices continue to rise and as individuals are looking for alternative renewable energy sources. For someone having a pellet mill there are some other sorts of pellets to sell or because of their own use as well as many opportunities for wood pellets fabricating.