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PRESS RELEASE:  ADBA Welcomes Government Moves to ‘Net Zero’ Emissions by 2050.

Date: 12th June 2019 Embargo: Immediate  ADBA Welcomes Government Moves to ‘Net Zero’ Emissions by 2050.  UK Government to tighten up 2050 emissions targets after recommendation from CCC Pledge toughens up 2008 Climate Change Act ADBA calls for incoming Prime Minister to commit to plans The Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources…

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UKEF support to fossil fuels questioned in the House of Commons

House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee has presented the UK Export Finance (UKEF) 19th Report covering the period 2017-2019 to the House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee. UKEF is UK’s export credit agency. The report critics the high level of support for fossil fuel energy projects, £2.5…

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Member Press Release - New engine exchange programme saves AD operators £20K+ on servicing costs

New engine exchange programme saves AD operators £20K+ on servicing costs Gen-C, Stand E201, UK AD & World Biogas Expo 2019 Designed to slash servicing costs and engine downtime, gas engine support specialist Gen-C, through its sister business LouwSon Energy Ltd, will launch a new biogas engine exchange programme at…

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Member Press Release - Alphagen Renewables Agrees to New Flexible Power Purchase Agreement

Alphagen Renewables Agrees to New Flexible Power Purchase Agreement for its Landfill Gas Operations Leading energy tech company Limejump has signed a new flexible Power Purchase Agreement with Alphagen Renewables, which develops and operates small to medium scale landfill gas to energy projects. Limejump will manage six of Alphagen Renewables…

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Member news - Systemic project team seeking insight on nutrient recovery

Rika Biofuel Developments Ltd. is a consortium member of EU funded Horizon 2020 research project Systemic. The project team are looking for inputs and experience for the development of a cost benefit tool on nutrient recovery technologies.

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BEIS publishes consultation outcome on SEG’s part A

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BEIS has published today its answer to the second consultation on the future for small-scale low-carbon generation, part A on the smart export guarantee (SEG) design. Following the 3,000 responses received, the government has decided that the SEG will enter into force in January 2020 and, to maintain the basic features proposed…

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Ofgem update: Water Meters

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Ofgem have circulated the following update on Water Meters: "We have been reviewing our approach to certain types of heat meter, in particular those that use a water meter as the flow sensor component. Having looked into the various standards that apply to these types of meter, and comparing those…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas heat, combined heat and power, RHI, Ofgem, UK AD & Biogas, beis, heat use, rebecca thompson

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Ofgem update: Change of Ownership and Eligible Heat Uses

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Ofgem have circulated the following update on Change of Ownership and Eligible Heat Uses: "In relation to the exchange of e-mails that first begun in late March on the interaction between the Eligible Heat Use (EHU) changes introduced in May 2018 and Changes of Ownership (CoO) a position has now been…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas, biomethane, RHI, Ofgem, beis, UK AD & Biogas, rebecca thompson, biogas heat, combined heat and power, heat use

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ADBA visits Europe’s biggest biomethane plant in Spain

Last Friday, ADBA was invited to visit the biggest biomethane plant in Europe, located in Valdemingómez technological park in Madrid (Spain) waste treatment complex. This compound accounts for two dry AD plants (Las Dehesas and La Paloma) and an upgrading facility, which allows it to inject 6,500 m3/h…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas, biomethane, food waste operators, food waste, spain, necp, alberto rocamora

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BEIS announce no RHI degression in July 2019

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On the back of the news that the Tariff Guarantee (TG) will now be extended to January 2021 for new applications, BEIS have also announced that there will be no degression this July. This means that for those making a new TG application to take advantage of this extension should get…

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Tags: RHI, anaerobic digestion, beis, UK AD & Biogas, renewable financial incentives, biomethane, biogas, financial incentives, RHI degression, degression, rhi tariff guarantees, rebecca thompson, alberto rocamora, energy policy, heat

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PRESS RELEASE: ADBA Comments on UN World Environment Day

Date: 5th June 2019 Embargo: Immediate ADBA Comments on UN World Environment Day The Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association has commented on the occasion of the UN’s World Environment Day. World Environment Day is the United Nations day for encouraging worldwide awareness and action to protect our environment. Since…

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Ofgem Publishes Data on Tariff Guarantees

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Ofgem has published detailed on the number and type of Tariff Guarantees under the Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive, which Ofgen intends to update weekly at the following link.  The latest figures are outlinked in the attached table for interest. Further details are also expected soon on the Tariff …

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PRESS RELEASE: ADBA Welcomes Extension of RHI Tariff Guarantee Deadline

ADBA Welcomes Extension of RHI Tariff Guarantee Deadline Deadline for tariff guarantee extended to 31st January 2021 by BEIS Major campaigning win for coordinated ADBA and industry efforts   After an intensive campaign on behalf of the anaerobic digestion industry, ADBA has welcomed the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas, food waste operators, crop operators, renewable financial incentives, Charlotte Morton, financial incentives, beis

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Ricardo report published on the potential of bioenergy in Scotland

On the back of The Scottish Energy Strategy, published in December 2017, The potential contribution of bioenergy to Scotland’s energy system report forms one of the first steps in the development of the bioenergy action plan. It sets out the nature and quantities of biological resources within Scotland that…

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BREAKING NEWS: Tariff Guarantees extended to 31 January 2021

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Changes to Tariff Guarantees on the Renewable Heat Incentive The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has just announced its intention to extend the allocation of Tariff Guarantee applications on the Renewable Heat Incentive to 31 January 2021. First introduced in May 2018, Tariff Guarantees offer investment certainty to large scale renewable…

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