UKPC Steering Group

The UKPC is Chaired by Mark Lebus (LC Energy) and run by a Board of Directors made up of manufacturers, distributors, installers and independent consultants;

Roger Pearson(Distributor) AMP Clean Energy
Stuart Fitzgerald (Bag distributor) White Horse Energy 
Ian McCraken (Manufacturer) Balcas
James Behan, Vice Chair (Distributor) Peltrade
Neil Holland (Distributor) YPellets
Alistair McGlynn (Manufacturer) Verdo Renewables
Hugh Montgomery (Manufacturer) Land Energy
Rupert Ralston (Distributor) Pure Biofuel 
Sam Launchbury (Manufacturer) SDL Solutions
Paul Ratcliffe (Distributor) PBE Fuels
Robert Soderstrom (Manufacturer) Afterwood



Bruce Allen (Certification Body) HETAS
Matthew Goodwin (UKPC General Secretary & Standards Manager)  UKPC


The Steering Group is decided as per the terms of reference for the UKPC.


HETAS is the certification body for ENplus®pellets in the UK. HETAS also represents the industry with Government in matters such as Building Regulations and in the setting of standards both in the UK and Europe their staff manages and chair committees drafting new British and European Standards. Its “three tick” Logo is the Approval mark to be looked for in solid fuel domestic heating products and services.



General & Technical Enquiries Dr Matthew Goodwin
Chairman Mark Lebus