Pellet Fuels Institute

Pellet Fuels Institute (PFI) is a North American trade organization which manufacturers, retailers and distributors of wood pellets fuel supplies and appliances . The PFI was formed in 1985 as the Fiber Fuels Institute. [1]

Headquartered in Arlington, Va. , PFI maintains National Residential Pellet Fuel Standards, [2] compiles and publishes data on sales and manufacturing related to the US pellet fuel industry, [3] hosts industry conferences, [4] and provides outreach to consumers on the use of pellet fuel as an alternative energy source. [5]


  1. Jump up^ “Who is PFI?” . PFI . Retrieved 26 October 2013 .
  2. Jump up^ “Wood and Pellet Heating,” US Department of Energy
  3. Jump up^ “Retailers say pellet stoves are hot item as the pricey oil heating customers,” The Business Review (Albany), August 29, 2008
  4. Jump up^ “Pellet Fuels Institute Holds Annual Conference In July,” Alternative Energy Retailer, April 25, 2007
  5. Jump up^ “Pellet Stoves: Economic, Friendly Alternative to Fossil Fuel,” Alaska Journal of Commerce, December 9, 2007