Presented in this diploma thesis are wood fuilds, which are firewood, chips, pellets and briquettes. They are processed in the standard shapes. The diploma thesis are focused on heating of wood pellets. We will descreibe production, properties, storing and quality of wood pellets. Calorific value will be determined with IKA Calorimeter C200 and processes during combustion will be descreibed.
We will made analysis of wood pellets. We have chosen five differents kinds of wood pellets that we found it on Slovenian market. Analysis ass ash content, water content, bulk density, calorific value and elementary analisys on Scanning Electron Microscope has been made. For the end comparison between different kinds of wood pellets is made and we compare it with certicifate of producter.