The Hellenic Biomass Association (HellaBiom) is a nonprofit organisation and one of the principle National Associations in the sector of renewable energy sources since the 1990s.
- Objectives of the Association:
(a) The promotion and coordination of scientific research on the sustainable utilisation of biomass for energy generation and biofuels’ production.
(b) The provision of consultation and education services to stakeholders involved in biomass utilisation and development at regional and national levels.
(c) The cooperation with companies, government bodies, educational institutions and market regulation authorities on the appropriate application of European standards and directives on biomass-related issues.
- Members’ Profile: About 25% of HellaBiom members are companies involved in biofuels’ production, engineering of bioenergy projects and manufacture and sales of biomass heating appliances, while 75% of members are individuals (scientists, engineers, researchers) who share a common interest in the sustainable development of biomass sector in Greece.
- Association activities: lobbying, consultation in government committees on bioenergy, conferences, presentations, seminars, participation in trade shows, design and participation in communication campaigns, participation in radio and television broadcasts and interviews.
- Communication mix: website, social media, articles, publications, campaigns.