Bout the future challenges and the use of wood biomass for energy purposes, dr. Nike Krajnc from Slovene forestry institute presented the potentials of wood biomass now and in the future. The protected areas, advantages, disadvantages and experiences from other countries have been presented by company zavita, which works with developmnet planning in many countries. Further development and efficiently use of wood biomass depend on (co) funding possibilities, which are possible in many development programmes. One of them, programme for drural development was presented by Veronika Valentar from Chamber of agriculture and forestry. After that, new innovative solution for better air quality was presented by Institute Josef Stefan and by the mayor of municipality Loški potok.