Experts in the Wood Pellet Manufacturing Sector

 Globally Respected and Award Winning Consultants

“We have most of the right answers and we certainly know all the wrong ones.”  John Swaan, Senior Associate, FutureMetrics

Expert advice on all aspects of producing, transporting, and selling pellets

Early-stage analysis and due diligence on project concepts to determine their likelihood of success

FutureMetrics provides guidance and opportunities for potential investors and project developers


 We offer four free calculators:

The newest is accessible from the link at the top of the right column.

The others are:

Pellet Supply Chain Carbon Footprint Calculator


Pellet Supply Chain Cost and Margin (EBITDA) Calculator


Wood Chips versus Pellets Calculator


William Strauss, president, is the recipient of the 2012 International Excellence in BioEnergy Award

John Swaan, senior associate, is the recipient of the 2014 Founders Award for pioneering the North American pellet sector.

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 (photo of Dr. Strauss courtesy of Alan Sherrard, Bioenergy International)