The Bio Energy Experts


We offer a wide varity of services for the Bio Energy fields, we are experts and have a network of support.

FiveBarGate provides market, commercial, supply chain, sustainability management and assurance, technical, legislative and strategic direction to a number of active bio-energy companies and investors around the world. Ian has worked with supply chains that have delivered more than 7Mn te of bio-energy.

FiveBarGate has also advised the UK Government on a number of regulatory matters relating to bio-energy! 

We retains a close interest in developing an industry label for bio-energy vectors – allowing demonstrably sustainable supply chains to generate additional value.

Typical assignments cover

  • Bio-energy supply chain development
  • Carbon and sustainability assurance systems in compliance with standards including as the UK RTFO and German ISCC
  • Due diligence on markets and project/ business investments
  • Market review, analysis and strategic planning
  • Policy/ regulatory development and review
  • Supply chain assurance
  • Supply chain development

Typical clients and market sectors include

  • Assurance and certification
  • Biomass supply chains into power systems
  • Biofuel market players including investors and producers
  • First and second generation biofuels
  • International trading business
  • Regulators and policy makers
  • Strategic and financial investors