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“When you’re going to a Firestone or a Cargill or a Goodyear (to sell a biomass boiler system), they want to make sure that their vendors are financially strong and can be bonded and have a history of being successful. Now they can look at Wellons and see that we have 350 units in the field in the U.S. and Canada and Europe, and that removes one of the big barriers to the sale.”

Garald Cotrell
President & General Manager, Wellons Energy Solutions


“This facility here in Cofield serves as a great example of what we are capable of doing in this state. It’s a tremendous example of how to use biomass resources in a sustainable manner. We’re excited to see this project come together here in Hertford County.”

Paul Quinlan
Managing Director of the North Carolina Energy Association