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Discussing our policy recommendations with the Department for Transport (DfT)

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At the end of January, ADBA’s policy team met with the DfT’s Principal Sustainability and Compliance Specialist and Policy Advisor to propose a number of policy recommendations that we feature in our upcoming ‘Biomethane: The Pathway to 2030’ report. While the RTFC prices have been…

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Biomethane and hydrogen working together to achieve net zero

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The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) have allocated £90 million of funding to projects aimed at cutting carbon emissions in both industry and homes. The fund includes £28 million set to develop of two of Europe’s first-ever low carbon…

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A message from Charlotte Morton, Chief Executive, ADBA - join the #makeithappen movement

A message from Charlotte Morton, Chief Executive, ADBA Dear ADBA members, 2020 marks the beginning of a critical decade for climate change mitigation, which means the anaerobic digestion and biogas industry has an unprecedented opportunity to deliver the huge contribution it can make towards the UK’s sustainability goals. Quite…

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MEMBER PRESS RELEASE: Boost your biogas yield with FREE silage training day

Calling all on-farm AD operators! Does your clamp suffer from excessive losses, run-off or mould? Are your biogas yields lower than expected?

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MEMBER PRESS RELEASE - Severn Trent & CCm Technologies awarded innovation grant to treat wastewater

Severn Trent & CCm Technologies awarded innovation grant to treat wastewater    CCm Technologies in partnership with Severn Trent has been awarded approximately £1 million government funding to explore new sustainable ways to recycle wastewater and convert it into a commercial product.    18th February, 2020:  The water…

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Boris Johnson and Dominic Cummings’ Reshuffle

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On 13th February 2020, Prime Minister Boris Johnson conducted an anticipated cabinet and ministerial reshuffle that gave an insight into the direction of his Government. The appointments made by Boris and his chief adviser, Dominic Cummings, have tightened No 10 control over Whitehall. The appointed ministers have all proven their loyalty to…

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MEMBER PRESS RELEASE - CooperӦstlund strengthens growing team with senior appointment

CooperӦstlund strengthens growing team with senior appointment   CooperӦstlund, the UK’s leading provider of gas engine specification and maintenance services, has appointed Dan Walters to the role of Operations Director. Joining the business from renewable energy company Ethical Power, Dan brings more than 30 years’ experience…

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Weekly update from ADBA’S Support Manager

Nitrates and SSAFO Regulatory Review Recently I attended the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs review of the Nitrate Pollution Prevention Regulations 2015 following its 5 years since publication. The review, following ministerial decision, is inclusive of the SSAFO regulations. A few key points from the meeting were: The SSAFO review…

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Tags: environmental regulation, standard rules permits, Defra, Environment Agency, ADBA members, regulatory forum, sam hinton, ellis owen

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ADBA to reiterate the environmental and economic value of biogas to new ministers

ADBA to reiterate the environmental and economic value of biogas to new ministers Appointments of new COP26 President and Environment Secretary triggers renewed efforts to demonstrate the benefits of biogas for decarbonising the UK and global economies Anaerobic digestion and biogas can deliver a 6% reduction in UK annual greenhouse gas…

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Tags: Charlotte Morton, Defra, beis, cop26, climate change, biogas, anaerobic digestion

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Biomethane: The Pathway to 2030 – Report Launch

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To kick-off the climate decade, on 2nd March 2020, ADBA will be launching its flagship report entitled Biomethane: The Pathway to 2030 in an afternoon reception at the House of Commons. Alan Whitehead MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy and for Energy and Climate Change, is sponsoring…

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2020 - an unprecedented year of opportunity for biogas in the UK

2020 - an unprecedented year of opportunity for biogas in the UK   A message from Charlotte Morton, Chief Executive, ADBA No matter what your opinion on Brexit is, now that it's "done", we can all agree that it marks the end of a significant period of uncertainty in…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas, biomethane, RHI, Charlotte Morton, food waste

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MEMBER PRESS RELEASE - Last chance to apply for Energy from Waste Innovation Fund

MEMBER PRESS RELEASE - Last chance to apply for Energy from Waste Innovation Fund  The Energy from Waste Innovation Fund, an award open to undergraduate and postgraduate students whose dissertation focuses on energy from waste, renewable energy technology or engineering, will close for applications on Friday 28 February.  Chris…

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Claire O’Neill removed as COP26 President

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In an unexpected move, nine months before the critical UN summit on climate change, the Government has announced that Mrs O’Neill will be replaced in her role as COP26 President. A former Energy and Climate Minister, who served under David Cameron and Theresa May, Claire Perry…

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ADBA calls on PM to commit to biogas as he vows to tackle climate change ahead of COP26

ADBA calls on PM to commit to biogas as he vows to tackle climate change ahead of COP26 UK anaerobic digestion (AD) trade association highlights the contribution the AD and biogas industry can make in achieving the UK Net Zero target AD could reduce UK greenhouse gases emissions by 5% by 2030 …

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas, cop26, Charlotte Morton, unfccc, NFU, CCC

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Rebrand of the UK biogas tradeshow reflects the industry’s global dimension growth

Rebrand of the UK biogas tradeshow reflects the industry's global dimension growth UK AD and World Biogas Expo becomes "the World Biogas Expo, hosted by ADBA and WBA" Name change to reflect the UK’s hosting of the pivotal COP26 Summit, the essential role of AD in meeting…

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Tags: UK AD & Biogas, Charlotte Morton, biogas, anaerobic digestion, uk ad & world biogas expo, world biogas summit, world biogas expo

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