The Wood Fuel Co-operative was started in 2011.

Bringing together a group of like-minded people to combine resources for an economical supply of dry firewood. Our objective is simple: to supply premium quality wood fuel at the most economic prices.

At Wood Fuel Co-op, we’re about sustainability and social responsibility.

All of our products are thoroughly researched and tested by us before going on sale. This includes a stringent due diligence system to ensure that any products that are imported from outside the UK come from sustainable and ethical sources. If you would like to know more about any of our products then please contact us and we’ll be happy to help.

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Playing an active role in our local community.

We believe in being a part of our local community. That means we work with local charities to help residents in fuel poverty, while also supporting the vital work of local foodbanks. We also work with wildlife charities, such as red squirrel conservation and native tree-planting schemes.


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A wealth of information about burning briquettes

Our Blog Posts contain a wealth of information about burning briquettes. If you’re still not sure about making the switch from traditional logs then please read some of our articles. We’ve done a huge amount of research over the years and have teamed this up with our product knowledge and chemical analysis to give you the most up to date information, helping you to make an informed decision when buying your fuels.

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Quick guide to choosing the best Wood Fuel for your stove and lifestyle.

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*Break - We strongly recommend you break these briquettes in half (or less for very small stoves) because they do expand whilst burning and you don't want them to overfill the fire.
*Easy to light - We always use a Firelighter and Kindling Sticks to start our fires. Most briquettes are graded four stars to light because they are quite dense and require kindling.


  • All stove and flue combinations tend to have different burning characteristics. Fuel that works well in my stove may not work so well in your stove, and vice-versa.
  • Most modern stoves are more efficient than most older stoves, meaning a modern quality stove will burn fuel more economically and generate more heat over a longer period.
  • Always try to burn fuel with a 'lick of flame'. Smouldering fuel to try to extend burn time is bad for your stove, flue and the environment due to unburned particulate matter in the smoke.
  • Be prepared to break briquettes into smaller sections to fit into your stove comfortably. Many briquettes do expand whilst burning and you don't want them to expand onto the glass.
  • The chart above indicates which briquettes are easy to break. Some are small enough so they don't need breaking. This makes for a cleaner environment around your stove.
  • All briquettes, except Everyday Value and Hotmax, benefit hugely from using kindling to light them. I suggest five kindling sticks will be sufficient, meaning a net should last 30 days.

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