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Issue 37 – September 2017 

AD & Bioresources News includes:

 
  • Foreword: p3
  • View from the top: p4
  • ADBA News: p5-6
  • Best Practice Matters/Devolved Adminisitrations: p8
  • Operator & Working Groups: p9
  • Feature:Seperate food waste collections: p10-15
  • Technology Focus: Pumps, mixers and pre-treatment technology: p16-19
  • AD & Biogas Indutsry Awards 2017 Review: p21-23
  • UK AD & Biogas and World Biogas Expo 2017 Review: p24-25
  • UK AD & Biogas and World Biogas Expo 2017 Exhibitor highlights: p26-28
  • UK AD & Biogas and World Biogas Expo 2017 Exhibitor focus: p29
  • Advice Clinic: Health & safety and Training: p30
  • ADBA Biomethand & Gas Vehicle Conference Preview: p31
  • Members' News & Views: p32-33 
  • Policy: p34-35
  • R&I Update: p36
  • R&I Hub/Advertorial: p37
  • ADBA Northern Ireland National Conference Preview: p38
  • Upcoming Events: p39
  • Membership Matters: p40-42

 

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Issue 34, November 2016

Issue 34 – November 2016 

AD & Bioresources News includes:

  • Foreword: p3
  • View from the top: p4
  • ADBA News: p5-6
  • AD Map: p7
  • Feature: AD in the energy mix: p8-12
  • Advice Clinic: Sustainability criteria: p14
  • Regions: p15
  • Technology Focus: Feedstock pre-treatment: p17-19
  • ADBA National Conference 2016 Preview: p20-21
  • ADBA National Conference 2016 Programme: p22-23
  • ADBA National Conference 2016 Exhibitor Preview: p24-25
  • Feature: Off-grid AD solutions: p26-27
  • Members’ News and Views: p29-31
  • R&I Update: p32
  • ADBA R&I Forum 2017 Preview: p33
  • Policy: p34-35
  • Best Practice Matters: p36
  • Operator & Working Groups: p36
  • Government & Agency News: p37
  • Upcoming Events: p39
  • Membership Matters: p40-42

Issue 33, September 2016

AD & Bioresources News includes:

  • ADBA News: p4-5
  • Operator & Working Groups: p6
  • Best Practice Matters: p7
  • Regions p8
  • Feature: AD in the water industry: p10-14
  • Advice Clinic: Feedstock procurement: p16
  • Technology Focus: Odour control: p19-21
  • AD & Biogas Industry Awards 2016 Review: p23-26
  • UK AD & Biogas 2016 Review: p26-27
  • UK AD & Biogas 2016 Exhibitor Highlights: p28-29
  • Green Gas Trading: p31
  • Members’ News and Views: p32-33
  • Policy: p34-35
  • R&I Update: p36
  • Government & Agency News: p37
  • Upcoming events: p39
  • Membership Matters: p40-42  

 

AD & Biogas International includes:

  • The view from Argentina: p3
  • The view from South Africa: p4
  • International Policy News: p4
  • International Market Report: p8-9
  • Global news: p10-11
  • Feature: Food waste collections around the world: p12-13
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Issue 32, June 2016

  • ADBA News: p5-6
  • Best Practice Matters: p7
  • Regions: p8
  • Feature: Improving operational performance: p10-15
  • Advice Clinic: Digestate: p16
  • Technology Focus: On-farm AD: p19-21
  • AD & Biogas Industry Awards 2016 Preview: p22-23
  • UK AD & Biogas 2016 Preview: p24-25
  • UK AD & Biogas 2016 Conference Programme: p26
  • UK AD & Biogas 2016 Seminar Programme: p27
  • UK AD & Biogas 2016 Exhibitor Preview: p28-31
  • Members’ News and Views: p32-33
  • Policy: p34-35
  • Government & Agency News: p39
  • R&I Update: p40
  • ADBA R&I Forum 2016 Preview: p41
  • Membership Matters: p43-46

The second edition of our international publication AD & Biogas News International with news from around the world!

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Issue 31, April 2016

  • Foreword: p3
  • View from the top: p4
  • ADBA News: p5-6
  • Best Practice Matters: p7
  • Feature – AD in the food & drink industry: p8-13
  • UK AD & Biogas 2016 Preview: p14-15
  • AD & Biogas Industry Awards 2016 Preview: p17
  • Technology Focus: Measuring & controls: p19-21
  • R&D Update: p22
  • R&D Special: p23
  • Members’ News and Views: p24-26
  • Policy: p28-29
  • Government & Agency News: p30
  • Waste in Westminster: p31
  • Advice Clinic: Finance Special: p32
  • Regions: p33
  • Upcoming Events: p35
  • Membership Matters: p36-38
 

NEW: The first edition of our international publication "AD & Biogas News International" with news from around the world!

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Issue 30, February 2016

  • Foreword by Matthew Bell, Chief Executive, Committee on Climate Change: p3
  • View from the top by Charlotte Morton, ADBA’s Chief Executive: p4
  • ADBA News: p5-6
  • Best Practice Matters: p7
  • Feature – Getting value from digestate: p8-12
  • Technology Focus: CHP technology: p14-15
  • ADBA National Conference 2015 Review: p16-17
  • Advice Clinic: Policy special: p18-19 
  • Plant Update: p20-21
  • UK AD & Biogas 2016 Preview: p22-23
  • Members’ News and Views: p24-27
  • Policy: p28-29
  • Government & Agency News: p30
  • Operator & Working Groups: p31
  • R&D Update/ADBA R&I Forum Preview: p32
  • Regions: p33
  • Upcoming Events: p35
  • Membership Matters: p36-38

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Issue 29, November 2015

  • Foreword by Chris Huhne, ADBA's Strategic Advisor: p3
  • Free editorial opportunities in 2016: p3
  • ADBA News: p4-6
  • Government & Agency News: p7
  • Feature – Unlocking AD feedstocks: p8-13 
  • Technology Focus: Biogas upgrading: p15-17
  • ADBA National Conference 2015 Preview: p18-21
  • ADBA National Conference 2015 Exhibitor Preview: p22-23 
  • Advice Clinic: On-farm AD: p24-25
  • Members’ News and Views: p26-28
  • R&D Update: p29
  • Policy: p30-31
  • Regions: p32
  • Operator & Working Groups: p33
  • Upcoming Events: p35
  • Membership Matters: p36-38

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Issue 28, September 2015

  • Foreword by John Bickerton, Chief Engineer, Reading Buses (p3)
  • Charlotte Morton's opinion piece: Championing the case for continued support for AD (p4)
  • ADBA News (p5-6)
  • Feature: Biomethane for transport (p8-13)
  • Technology Focus: Additives, enzymes and process optimisation (p15-17)
  • UK AD & Biogas Industry Awards 2015 Review (p18-19)
  • UK AD & Biogas 2015 Review and Exhibitor Highlights (p20-23)
  • Advice Clinic: Regulatory advice (p24-25)
  • Policy (p30-32)
  • Operator & Working Groups (p33)
  • Upcoming Events (p35)
  • Meet Jay Abai, our new Head of Membership and Jess Allan, our new Environment and Regulation Manager (p36)
  • National Conference 2015 Preview (p38)

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Issue 27, June 2015

  • Foreword by Chris Huhne, ADBA’s Strategic Advisor (p3)
  • Feature: On-farm AD (p8-13)
  • Advice Clinic: Training (p14)
  • Site Visit: Bygrave Lodge food waste facility (p18)
  • UK AD & Biogas Industry Awards 2015 Preview - shortlist announced (p21)
  • UK AD & Biogas 2015 Preview (p22-26)
  • Technology Focus: Pre-treatment technology (p28-30)
  • Policy – with Who’s who guide to key cabinet ministers (p32-33)
  • Operator & Working Groups (p34)
  • ADBA R&D Forum 2015 Review (p37)
  • Upcoming Events (p39)
  • Review: ADBA May Members’ Meeting (p42)

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Issue 26, April 2015

  • Foreword by Vilhelm Oberg, Director of Energy and Sustainability at Brevia Consulting (p.3)
  • Feature – Doing AD well (p.8-12)
  • AD & Biogas 2015 Preview (p.14-15)
  • AD & Biogas Industry Awards 2015 Preview (p.17)
  • Technology Focus: Tanks (p.18-19)
  • Advice Clinic: Planning (p.22-23)
  • Members’ News & Views (p.24-26)
  • Policy (p.28-29)
  • ADBA R&D Forum 2015 Preview (p.33)
  • Upcoming events (p.35)
  • Membership Matters (p.36-38)

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Issue 25, February 2015

  • Foreword by Jonathon Porritt, Founder and Director of Forum for the Future (p.3)
  • Feature – AD and the food & drink sector (p.8-12)
  • ADBA National Conference 2014 Review (p.14-15)
  • Technology focus: Pumps and mixers (p.17-18)
  • Plant Update (p.20-21)
  • Advice Clinic: Legal (p.22)
  • Members’ News & Views (p.23-27)
  • ADBA R&D Forum 2015 Preview (p.33)
  • Upcoming events (p.35)
  • Membership Matters (p.36-38)

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Issue 24, November 2014

  • Foreword by Stuart Hayward-Higham, ADBA Board member and Technical Development Director, SITA UK (p.3)  
  • ADBA's name change (p.10-11)
  • Feature – Focus on biomethane (p.12-16)
  • UK Biomethane and Gas Vehicle Conference 2014 review (p.18)
  • ADBA National Confernece 2014 preview (p.20-22)
  • Technology focus – CHP (p.25-27)
  • Members’ news & views (p.35-37)
  • Upcoming events (p.38)
  • Membership Matters (p.39-42)

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Issue 23, September 2014

  • Foreword by Wayne Hurley, Head of Membership, ADBA (p.3)
  • Feature – Engaging local communities (p.8-12)
  • UK AD & Biogas Industry Awards 2014 review (p.14-15)
  • UK AD & Biogas 2014 show review (p.16-17)
  • Technology focus – Measuring & controls (p.23-25)
  • Members’ news & views (p.26-29)
  • Upcoming events (p.35)
  • Membership Matters (p.36-38)

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Issue 22, June 2014

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  • Foreword by Chris Huhne, former Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, former Shadow Defra Minister and MEP and currently a Strategic Adviser for ADBA (p.3)
  • FIT and RHI updates (p.4-5)
  • Feature – Crops for AD (p.10-14)
  • UK AD & Biogas 2014 preview (p.16-21)
  • Technology focus: Pipes (p.25-26)
  • ABP regulations and food waste collections  (p.33)
  • Members’ news & views (p.34-37)
  • Upcoming events (p.39)

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Issue 21, April 2014

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  • Guest Foreword by Louise McGregor, Zero Waste Scotland: p3 
  • Feature – Extracting food waste: p8-12
  • Government & Agency News: p15
  • Technology focus – Gas upgrading: p16-19
  • UK AD & Biogas 2014 Preview: p22-23
  • Policy News: p24-25
  • Members’ News and Views: p26-30
  • R&D Update: p33

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Issue 20, February 2014

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  • Guest Foreword by Dr Jonathan Scurlock, NFU: p3 
  • Feature – Small-scale AD: p8-12
  • Government & Agency News: p14
  • ADBA National Conference 2013 Review: p16-17
  • Technology focus – Tanks: p18-20
  • Policy News: p24-25
  • Members’ News and Views: p26-30
  • R&D Update: p33

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Issue 19, November 2013

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  • Guest Foreword by Adrian Judge, GIB: p3
  • Technology focus – Digestate: p9-12
  • Feature – Digester performance: p14-18
  • Government & Agency News: p19
  • ADBA National Conference 2013 Preview: p20-22
  • R&D Update: p24
  • ADBA R&D Forum Preview: p25
  • Members’ News and views: p27-32
  • Policy: p34-35

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Issue 18, September 2013

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  • Making AD the hospitality sector’s first choice – Guest foreword by Claire Atkins-Morris, Sodexo (p.3)
  • European Bioenergy Policy set to impact UK (p.4)
  • Closing the Loop on Food Waste - AD in the Hospitality Sector’ (p.14-18)
  • UK AD & Biogas Industry Awards review (p.20-21)
  • UK AD & Biogas 2013 review (p.22-25)
  • Equipment focus – pumps (p.27-28)

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Issue 17, June 2013

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  • Banning food waste from landfill makes economic sense – guest foreword by Dustin Benton Green Alliance (p 3.)
  • UK AD & Biogas – The exhibition (p.16)
  • UK AD & Biogas – The conference (p.17)
  • UK AD & Biogas 2013 – Exhibitor preview (p.19 – 23)
  • FIT degression threatens small scale AD (p.24)

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Issue 16, April 2013

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  • The future of Local Authority waste treatment – guest foreword by Dr David Greenfield, iESE (p.3)
  • Environment vs economy – a false divide (p.4)
  • Criteria concern for end of waste (p.5)
  • Equipment focus – CHP systems (p.21)
  • One-to-one with the Energy Select Committee (p.6)
  • UK Biomethane and Gas Vehicle Conference preview (p.24)
  • UK AD & Biogas 2013 show preview (p.16-17)

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Issue 15, February 2013

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  • Guest Foreword by Richard Barker, Biogen
  • RO Sustainability Consultation (p.5)
  • Low RHI uptake prompts DECC to reconsider tariffs (p.6)
  • Feature – Maximising the value in our
    precious food waste (p.10-14)
  • Equipment Focus – Feedstock
    Pre-treatment Technology (p.14-15)
  • The ADBA National Conference 2012 review (p.16-19)
  • ADBA continues to pressure JRC on End of Waste (p.20)
  • Membership matters – world news (p.29)
  • ADBA News
  • Government & Agency News
  • Policy News

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Issue 14, November 2012

  • Guest Foreword by Dr Steve Wallace, Aldersgate Group
  • Welcome RO Reversal by Charlotte Morton, ADBA’s Chief Executive
  • ADBA National Conference 2012 Preview
  • Feature – ‘How green can you be?’
  • Equipment Focus – Small-scale AD
  • ADBA News
  • Government & Agency News
  • Policy News

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Issue 13, September 2012

  • Impact of ROC proposals
  • Best practice: the key to safety and industry success – A look at the progress made to develop tools, schemes and guidelines on best practice and industry competency
  • Show review – including exhibitor round-up
  • Focus on tanks
  • Plant diary – Contractor selection
  • AD guide update

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Issue 12, June 2012

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  • Guest Foreword: John Woodruff, NAWDO
  • Feature: ‘Biomethane as a transport fuel’
  • Government & Agency News
  • UK AD & Biogas Industry Awards
  • UK AD & Biogas Show preview
  • Feature: ‘Household names involved in AD’
  • Working Group updates

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Issue 11, April 2012

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  • ADBA appoints Local Authority Waste Chief
  • Spring R&D Forum 24 April
  • Policy: RHI update/Boost for biomethane fuel use
  • AD in the food industry
  • Plant update
  • Focus on digestate

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Issue 10, February 2012

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  • Cover story: ‘Climate-smart farmers choose AD’
  • ADBA News
  • Policy News
  • AD drives climate-smart farming
  • ADBA National Conference 2011 review
  • Feature: ‘Biogas upgrading – biomethane comes of age’
  • Membership Matters

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Issue 9, November 2011

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  • Government speakers to face tough questions
  • Policy News
  • Feature ‘Matching technology to feedstock’
  • Working group updates
  • ADBA National Conference 2011 preview
  • Milestones
  • Members’ News and Views
  • Government & Agency news

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Issue 8, September 2011

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  • ADBA’s role in the AD Strategy and Action Plan
  • Research and Development Forum
  • Best Practice Scheme
  • Feature ‘Electricity to Grid – Power to the AD people’
  • Government and Agency News
  • UK AD & Biogas 2011 Show review
  • Equipment focus – CHP systems

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Issue 7, June 2011

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  • OFT Market Study into organic waste
  • Feature ‘Piecing together the AD marketplace’
  • Waste Review
  • Launch of AD Strategy Document
  • Preview UK AD & Biogas 2011
  • FiT consultation
  • News from the regions

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Issue 6, April 2011

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  • Are you an RHI winner?
  • FiT consultation
  • EMR and DfT consultations
  • UK AD & Biogas 2011 show focus
  • Gas to Grid feature
  • Equipment focus – pumps
  • Working groups update

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Issue 5, February 2011

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  • Plant safety
  • AD framework document
  • ‘All change for the electricity market’ don’t miss your chance to have your say on the biggest price change reforms in 30 years!
  • Best practice and due diligence schemes continue apace
  • ADBA National Conference Review – find out what you missed at the AD conference of 2010
  • Working groups provide direction

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Issue 4, November 2010

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  • ADBA National Conference Preview – giving you the very latest low-down on the industry; it’s a must if you’re in AD!
  • ADBA’s Inaugural ADBA MGM – now is the time to have your say, and this is the place to do it
  • PAS110 Certification – huge ADBA member discount!
  • ADBA’s 11 Working Groups press for change
  • Waste – get it right
  • Biomethane as a transport fuel – still just a ‘green dream’ for UK motorists?

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Issue 1, April 2010

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  • Government fails to support anaerobic digestion
  • The UK’s first AD and biogas exhibition
  • Meet the team
  • AD training and EA permits
  • Membership matters

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Issue 3, September 2010

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  • ADBA’s strategy, A new dawn for AD policy
  • Speeding up the lending process
  • Working groups grow to nine
  • ADBA supports planning application
  • Monsal secures £14 million expansion investment
  • Review of UK AD & Biogas 2010

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Issue 2, June 2010

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  • ADBA’s election response
  • UK AD & Biogas 2010 preview
  • Biogas utilisation and recent case studies
  • WRAP’s biofertiliser quality measures
  • AD plant visits with DECC
  • Report on German AD plants
  • A balance case for increased RHI support
  • New board members

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