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Last week, the Environment Agency prosecuted two farming companies who caused a serious pollution incident, which impacted groundwater and killed numerous fish in a nearby pond that has meant a penalty of £28,000. An AD site was one of the two farming companies that was penalised due to poor maize…

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Tags: UK AD & Biogas, Environment Agency, ad certification scheme

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PRESS STATEMENT: Anaerobic digestion industry responds to CCC net zero report

Responding to the publication of the Committee on Climate Change's (CCC's) new report calling for the UK to set a net-zero target for 2050, Charlotte Morton, Chief Executive of the Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresources Association, said: "The UK's anaerobic digestion (AD) industry fully supports the Committee on Climate Change's call for net…

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Food Waste Recycling Action Plan publishes Annual Report

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The Food Waste Recycling Action Plan Steering Group has published its 2017-18 Annual Report, setting out the progress the group has made in increasing the quality and quantity of inedible food waste collected for recycling through anaerobic digestion (AD).

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Tags: food waste, fwrap, anaerobic digestion

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PRESS RELEASE: AD industry calls for low-carbon CfD scheme to support small-scale renewables

The trade body for the UK’s anaerobic digestion (AD) industry has called on the government to introduce a bespoke low-carbon Contracts for Difference (CfD) scheme to support small-scale renewable technologies on the day the Feed-In Tariff (FIT) has ended.

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Tags: press release, electricity, Charlotte Morton, FIT, Contracts for Difference, feed-in tariff

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ADBA unveils change of name to ‘ABBA’ to celebrate tenth anniversary

ADBA is delighted to announce that to celebrate our tenth anniversary, we will be changing our name to ABBA, the Anaerobic Biomethane & Biogas Association.

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ADBA quoted in Financial Times

ADBA Chief Executive Charlotte Morton was quoted in an article in the Financial Times last week following the Chancellor's announcement that the government will seek to increase the amount of green gas injected into the gas grid.

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Tags: Charlotte Morton, anaerobic digestion, biomethane, RHI, spring statement

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PRESS RELEASE: Applications open for role of Chairperson at anaerobic digestion trade body

Applications are now open for the new role of Chairperson at the Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresources Association (ADBA), the UK’s trade body for anaerobic digestion (AD).

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Tags: press release, Charlotte Morton, ADBA, chairperson

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ADBA at 10: looking back and forward

Charlotte Morton, Chief Executive of the Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresources Association (ADBA), discusses how ADBA will celebrate its tenth anniversary with the appointment of a new Chairperson and what the organics recycling industry can look forward to in the coming decade.

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Recruiting a new Chairperson to lead ADBA into its second decade

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As members may have heard Charlotte announce at the ADBA National Conference 2018 back in December, ADBA is in the process of recruiting a Chairperson to lead the association into its second decade and help deliver our vision of a world-leading UK AD industry.

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Tags: chairperson, Charlotte Morton, ADBA

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PRESS STATEMENT: Green gas industry responds to Spring Statement

Responding to the Chancellor's Spring Statement, Charlotte Morton, Chief Executive of the Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresources Association, said: “The UK’s green gas industry strongly welcomes the government’s commitment to increasing the proportion of green gas in the grid in order to decarbonise the UK’s heat supply, and we…

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Tags: press release, anaerobic digestion, biomethane, green gas, spring statement, food waste

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PRESS STATEMENT: Green gas industry responds to fracking court ruling

Responding to the High Court’s ruling that key aspects of the government’s national planning policy on fracking are unlawful, Charlotte Morton, Chief Executive of the Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresources Association, said: “This ruling tells us what we all already knew: that fracking is not a clean, long-term, or viable…

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Tags: press release, anaerobic digestion, biogas, Charlotte Morton, fracking

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Save the date: next Transport Working Group on 14th March

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The next meeting of the Transport Working Group will take place on Thursday 14th of March. A detailed programme will follow soon with the venue and agenda. For any inquiry in this respect, please contact the policy team by mail or phone (+44) 0203 735 8115.

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PRESS RELEASE: Government funding for weekly food waste collections is huge environmental win – ADBA

The UK’s anaerobic digestion (AD) industry has welcomed a new government consultation published today in which ministers have committed to funding local authorities to introduce weekly food waste collections for all households in England.

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Tags: press release, food waste, Charlotte Morton, resources & waste strategy, anaerobic digestion, local authorities

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