Posted in April 2016

MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE - Greenlane Biogas notches up its 100th order for biogas upgrading systems

Manufacturer of biogas-to-biomethane upgrading plant, Greenlane Biogas is celebrating the commencement of supply of its 100th system for a site in the UK. The company, a member of Pressure Technologies plc, is the world’s largest manufacturer of such systems, with sites operating around the world in more than 20…

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Tags: greenlane biogas, member's press release, biogas, Biomethane upgrading, biogas upgrading, biomethane, national grid

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FIT tariff review: plan of action

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The Feed-in-Tariff review, released last week, proposes to remove generation tariff support for plants above 500kW, degress tariffs for 0-250kW plants to 5.98p/kWh and 250-500kW plants to 5.52p/kWh from January 2017, and introduce sustainability criteria (for new projects from 1 January 2017 only) on a similar basis…

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Tags: DECC, FIT, Feed-in-Tariff, anaerobic digestion, biogas, consultation, sustainability criteria, FIT degression, thom koller

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A chance to join the UKTI in Panama

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We're excited to offer this unique opportunity to our UK members to join a UK Trade and Investment mission to Panama.

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Tags: business opportunities, panama, trade, UKTI

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Portuguese company looking for innovative Anaerobic Digestion solutions.

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An export opportunity for our members has come to us from the British Embassy in Lisbon, Portugal.  A Portuguese company operating in the water and wastewater sector is looking for innovative Anaerobic Digestion and CHP solutions. They are aiming to increase energy production of their existing facilities, not only…

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Tags: business opportunities, portugal

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE: Ductor and R&P Group Partner to Integrate Ductor® Technology

Ductor GmbH and Rücken and Partner Group (R & P Group) team up for cooperation to integrate Ductor® fermentation technology within existing and new biogas plants initially located in Germany. Ductor has signed several Ductor® Add-On sales contracts to be delivered in the northwest of Germany. The R&P- Group…

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Tags: member's press release, biogas, ductor, rucken & partner, fermenter

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DECC FIT consultation published: ADBA briefing

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As you may well be aware, DECC have today released their consultation on the future of the Feed-in Tariff for AD. See our briefing on this here. Our public reaction can be found here. We had expected this consultation would fail to address the principle issues with the FIT scheme …

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Tags: food waste operators, crop operators, DECC, biogas, anaerobic digestion, Feed-in-Tariff, renewable financial incentives

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ADBA slams new FIT consultation

Responding to the new Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) consultation on the Feed-in Tariff for anaerobic digestion, Charlotte Morton, Chief Executive, Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association (ADBA) comments: This consultation does nothing to address DECC's fundamental lack of ambition for AD and community scale renewables. Instead, it…

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Tags: DECC, FIT, renewable financial incentives, financial incentives, press release, Charlotte Morton, Matt Hindle, crop operators, food waste operators, feed-in tariff, anaerobic digestion, biogas

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ADBA presses DECC on FIT delays

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Following the delays many members have experienced with their FIT applications we sent Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change Amber Rudd MP case studies illustrating the extent of the interruptions and setting out costs incurred. We have requested the Secretary of State accept the need for grace periods…

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Tags: amber rudd, DECC, FIT, renewable financial incentives, crop operators, food waste operators, biogas, Ofgem, preliminary accreditation, grace periods, thom koller

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Ofwat announces more liberal sludge treatment rules to encourage bioresources innovation

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Water regulator Ofwat today launched Water 2020, which sets out a number of major reforms aiming to "boost resilience and secure a better deal for water customers, the environment and wider society."  Among these, the regulator has given its backing to developing "new markets in bioresources" - by which they…

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Tags: Water, water sector, water operators, sludge, sewage sludge, bioresources, AD, biogas, anaerobic digestion, Ofwat, water 2020, UK AD & Biogas, Matt Hindle, jess allan, innovation, r&i, research

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ADBA to inform DfT 2030 transport energy strategy

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DfT are undertaking a top level review of Transport Energy strategy for 2030 and 2050. The project is looking to align work undertaken and situate it in its broader context. Completed projects that will inform the strategy include: LowCVP Roadmaps, Transport Energy Task Force, Carbon Budget, National Air Quality action plan and…

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Tags: DfT, transport energy strategy, anaerobic digestion, food waste operators, crop operators, biomethane, renewable financial incentives, energy security, energy infrastructure, sustainability, air quality, carbon emissions, 2030 targets, thom koller

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On your marks: DfT prepare ADBA for RTFO amendment

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DfT’s amendment to the Renewable Transport Fuels Obligation (RTFO) is expected at the end of July, just weeks away. The consultation will remain open for responses for six weeks. Here is what we know, or have received indication of, so far. The intention of the new legislation is…

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Tags: DfT, RTFO, consultation, anaerobic digestion, food waste operators, crop operators, biomethane, renewable financial incentives, iLUC, 7% crop cap, development fuels, thom koller

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ADBA call for industry innovation for inclusion in UK AD & Biogas market report

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We are currently writing up our Market Report for UK AD & Biogas 2016. We're going to include a chapter on innovation in the AD sector, focussing on any announcements that have been made in the last six months (since December last year).  If you have any links to…

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Tags: biogas, anaerobic digestion, innovation

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EC report into biogas use post 2020

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The European Commission is conducting a ‘Technical Assessment study for biogas optimal use post 2020’, with eclareon, Wageningen UR and CE Delft undertaking research and analysis into how biogas is used across the EU currently and how it could be used in the future, for electricity, heat or transport.…

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Tags: European Commission, biogas, biomethane, anaerobic digestion, food waste operators, crop operators, deployment, renewable financial incentives, R&D, biomethane as a transport fuel, biomethane to grid, biogas to electricity, renewable heat

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Exciting phosphorus innovation at Severn Trent

Severn Trent has announced that it is evaluating six technologies to reduce phosphorus in its waste water.  Working with partners at Packington STW in Leicestershire, Severn Trent is currently evaluating: Pile Cloth Media Filtration; Membrane Filtration; Ballasted Coagulation; Nano-particle Embedded Ion Exchange; Immobilised Algal Bioreactor; and Absorption Media Reed…

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Tags: R&D, r&d dissemination, severn trent, Cranfield University

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE - Centrica acquires ENER-G Cogen International Limited

ENER-G Cogen is to become part of Centrica’s newly formed international Distributed Energy and Power (DE&P) business. This is a really exciting moment for ENER-G Cogen as we look towards the future.  Centrica plc has agreed to acquire ENER-G Cogen International Limited (“ENER-G Cogen…

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Tags: member's press release, ener-g cogen, centrica plc, acquisitions, energy

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