Demand for wood pellets explodes causing prices to soar

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Stéphane Chicot "is not doing too badly": he has just found ten bags of wood pellets to feed his stove, from a seller in Saint Bonnet-de-Mure, in the Rhône. "I called a lot of suppliers: either nobody has stocks, or they only supply their customers"...