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Homeowners in New Brunswick will be shelling out to heat their homes this winter, with prices for fuel increasing across the board. The prices of firewood and wood pellets remain the cheapest options, with the hike in price attributed only to HST.

New Brunswick pellet manufacturer Mike O'Donnell told CBC News that wood pellet supplies are plentiful this year with no overall upward pressure on price.

"If anything the market has been a little soft. We would have more inventory at this time of year than we normally have," O'Donnell says.

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Originally published in Canadian Biomass - All rights reserved. Gordon Murray is executive director of the Wood Pellet Association of Canada. He encourages all those who want to support and benefit from the growth of the Canadian wood pellet industry to join. Gordon welcomes all comments and can be contacted by telephone at 250-837-8821 or by email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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