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Budget 2020 Reminder

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Amidst the covid-19 related measures in the budget a range of net-zero and anaerobic digestion – biomethane – specific measures were outlined. A few of the central points are outlined below. For more information on the Budget please contact the ADBA team. Non-Domestic RHI The Budget introduced a new third…

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Tags: sam hinton, budget, anaerobic digestion, HM Treasury, csr, ggss, innovation, RHI

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Ofgem pointers regarding the Fuel Measurement and Sampling – FMS – Questionnaire’s

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The FMS is a process that fuelled stations have to follow on a monthly basis and are agreed with Ofgem during the accreditation process for a generating station. At the Spring ADBA Member’s Meeting Ofgem discussed a few pointers for participants submitting amended FMSQ’s; If it…

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Tags: Ofgem, RHI, fms, fmsq, sam hinton, feedstock, ADBA members, members meeting

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Tariff Guarantee extension to at least mid-March 2021 due to COVID-19 project delays

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March 2021 extension of commissioning deadlines for projects currently holding a TG and the third allocation of flexible TGs - changes to RHI Support and COVID-19 response (28th April 2020) Further to the proposals outlined in the Budget, the Government intend to bring forward legislation to extend the commissioning deadline for projects…

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Tags: sam hinton, rhi tariff guarantees, beis, legislation, biomethane, RHI

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ADBA and REA launch joint survey to treat surplus organic waste generated by Covid-19 lockdown

ADBA and REA launch joint survey to treat surplus organic waste generated by Covid-19 lockdown The Environment Agency and devolved nations’ regulators have expressed concern over the issue of organic waste surpluses created by the Covid-19 lockdown.  In response, the Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association (ADBA) and the…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, food waste operators, crop operators, Charlotte Morton, Defra, ea#, REA, covid-19, lockdown, food waste

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Business Readiness Bulletin   Issue 4 – 19 March 2020

This business readiness bulletin for trade associations, business representative bodies and business intermediaries provides important information for you and your business members and networks on Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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ADBA responds to Budget 2020

ADBA responds to Budget 2020 Responding to the 2020 Budget delivered this afternoon, Charlotte Morton, Chief Executive of the Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresources Association (ADBA), said: “Whilst there is an understandable focus on addressing the coronavirus, climate change is a far greater threat, as Prof Brian Hoskins, founding director of the…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, budget, 2020, RHI, biogas, biomethane, Charlotte Morton, green gas levy, coronavirus, climate change, chancellor, UK AD & Biogas, giulia ceccarelli

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An open letter to Chancellor Rishi Sunak and MPs

Black Monday, jobs, energy security, COP26 and the role of biogas As the chancellor sits down to dot the ‘i’s and cross the ‘t’s on his budget ADBA calls on him not to forget the potential of biogas, which has been emphasized by the…

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ADBA launches Biomethane - the pathway to 2030 report

Biomethane could deliver 30% of the UK’s 2030 carbon budget in hardest to decarbonise sectors, provide green heat to 6.4 million homes and create 30,000 jobs by 2030, says ADBA report With a supportive policy environment, anaerobic digestion (AD) technology could produce 8 billion m3 biomethane/year, enough to heat 6.4 million homes, by 2030.  …

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas, biomethane, Charlotte Morton, net zero, carbon budget, SGN, Air Liquide, privilege finance, ENA

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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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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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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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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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COO sought by sustainability management agency to reduce global emissions by at least 12% by 2030

COO sought by sustainability management agency to reduce global emissions by at least 12% by 2030 Help us deliver on our clients' biogas and climate change commitments We Are Orchard, the management agency for the UK’s Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association (ADBA) and the World Biogas Association (WBA), is looking…

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Tags: management role, chief operations officer, sustainability, anaerobic digestion, biogas, Charlotte Morton

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