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The Rural Community Energy Fund has re-opened, and has moved Department

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The Rural Community Energy Fund (RCEF) is a £10 million programme which supports rural communities in England to develop renewable energy projects. Anaerobic Digestion has a huge potential to provide energy security to communities, with clean energy supplied by nature. AD projects can deliver significant economic and social benefits to…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, Defra, beis, digestate, R&D, UK AD & Biogas, biomethane, biogas, renewable financial incentives, Rural Community Renewable Energy Fund, rural economy, agricultural, farm AD, farm income, Community AD, funding, funding opportunity, rebecca thompson, agriculture policy, net zero, NFU, community energy england, england, manure management, manure treatment

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Innovation funding for smart, local energy systems

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UK Research and Innovation has made £30 million of funding available as part of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund’s Prospering from the Energy Revolution challenge, to support the development of communities-based clean energy systems. UK organisations can apply for up to £3 million in grant funding for projects…

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Tags: innovation, clean energy, Community AD, community energy, uk, anaerobic digestion, biogas, Bioenergy research, research and development, research and innovation, innovation fund, rebecca thompson, energy policy, smart energy systems, UK AD & Biogas, biomethane, food waste operators, Circular Economy, localised energy

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PRESS RELEASE - Biogas can fill important place in climate emergency agenda

Biogas can fill important place in climate emergency agenda Niclas Svenningsen, UN Climate Change, gave the keynote address at inaugural World Biogas Summit in Birmingham, UK on 3rd July 2019 He highlighted the role biogas can play in addressing climate change Biogas can help countries meet their Paris Agreement commitments as…

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Green Finance Strategy to boost investments in green energy

The Department for Business Energy and the Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has presented its Green Finance Strategy. This document aims to align the private sector with the UK's ambitious climate targets while contributing to the country’s financial sector services. This will be done through three axes: greening finance…

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Members Press Release - UK AD & World Biogas Expo is twice as nice for Gen-C

UK AD & World Biogas Expo is twice as nice for Gen-C   Gas engine support specialist Gen-C is celebrating after sealing TWO deals in two days at UK AD and World Biogas Expo (3-4 July, NEC Birmingham). Taking prime position in the centre of the exhibition hall, Gen-C&rsquo…

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ABDA Press Release - AD and biogas industry celebrates its 2019 champions

AD and biogas industry celebrates its 2019 champions • 2019 Awards winners revealed across 14 categories • Black-tie ceremony on 3rd July celebrates industry excellence in the UK and worldwide • Potential of biogas to address global challenges highlighted earlier in the day at World Biogas Summit. The crè…

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NEC Press Release - NEC to trial separate food and waste bins at world’s largest international AD an

NEC to trial separate food and waste bins at world’s largest international AD and biogas trade show   Ahead of the UK AD and World Biogas Expo  (3-4 July 2019), it’s been announced that the NEC will trial separate food waste bins alongside those for general…

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Press Release: Deadline extension for RHI Tariff Guarantee Regulation

Charlotte Morton, CEO of the UK Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association (ADBA), said: “Given the urgent need to decarbonise heat, this is a welcome move, and should provide the opportunity to get a few more biomethane plants built to help green the gas grid. Now we need government to focus…

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Government Lays Net-Zero Legislation

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The Government has now laid the legislation needed to enshrine the Committee on Climate Change’s recommendation that the country transitions to net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. The draft order would amend the 2050 greenhouse gas emissions reduction target in the Climate Change Act from at least 80% to at…

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Regulations enabling Tariff Guarantee extension to January 2021 published today

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Today, the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has laid regulations to extend the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI)’s Tariff Guarantee for one extra year, to 31st January 2021, from the current deadline next 31st January 2020. These regulations put into effect changes first made public on Friday 31 May…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas, biomethane, RHI, Renewable Heat Incentive, rhi tariff guarantees, tariff guarantee budget

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HNIP Application Form Seminar on 28/06/2019

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Triple Point Heat Networks, BEIS's partner in implementing Heat Networks Investment Project (HNIP), is organising a workshop on application procedure for the HNIP on Friday 28th June 2019, starting at 10h00 at Gemserv, 8 Fenchurch Place, London, EC3M 4AJ.  To register for the event you can sign up on…

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Press Release: Birmingham biogas trade event to show the way on Bio-LNG

UK Cities ramp up the fight against air pollution Bio-LNG gains traction as a solution to reduce carbon emissions from vehicles Prototype tractor and other vehicles on display at UK AD and World Biogas Expo Global outlook for biomethane and infrastructure development key topic at co-located World Biogas Summit Bristol…

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Press Release: ADBA Highlights Biomethane Potential on Clean Air Day

Date: 20th June 2019 Embargo: Immediate ADBA Highlights Biomethane Potential on Clean Air Day The Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association has marked Clean Air Day by highlighting the importance of biogas and biomethane from AD in cutting our carbon emissions and greening our transport network. AD is a natural process…

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Member Feature - Net-Zero report and rising electricity prices promise a bright future for AD

Net-Zero report and rising electricity prices promise a bright future for AD, say fund’s finance chiefs, as lending tops £60m for the year With the government’s Committee on Climate Change recommending a ban on biodegradable waste entering landfill by 2025, landowners and investors are being encouraged…

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Member Press Release: £90m investment in UK green energy market

PRESS RELEASE: 17 June 2019 £90m investment in UK green energy market Specialist energy from waste funder Privilege Finance has announced £90 million of investment to fund 14MW of new green energy projects so far in 2019, enough to power approximately 28,000 homes. Once built and running at full capacity, these projects will…

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