Category: Industry News

ADBA: Reduction in embedded generator payments ‘misguided’

ADBA has today called on Ofgem to reconsider its retroactive decision to reduce embedded generator payments, saying that AD can already deliver exactly what Ofgem and the Government are trying to achieve by reducing the payments. Embedded generators (power plants connected to lower-voltage distribution networks) with less than 100 MW capacity…

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Tags: embedded payments, Ofgem, dispatchable power, electricity, separate food waste collections, RHI, capacity market, Charlotte Morton, thom koller

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE: PRM Waste Systems announce redesign of AD plant

PRM Waste Systems are proud to announce that we are undertaking the redesign of an AD plant in the UK. The objective was to provide a reliable system for the separation of plastics from food waste. With CO2 emissions in the UK at approximately 18 million tonnes and almost half of…

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Tags: member's press release, anaerobic digestion, food waste, uk ad & biogas and world biogas expo 2017

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE: F&P to build on strong position in market at AD and biogas tradeshow

(Stand C504) Peer-to-peer lending specialist F&P Sponsors is returning to UK AD & Biogas and World Biogas Expo 2017 on 5th-6th July at the NEC, Birmingham, where it will highlight its strong track record in helping businesses to achieve funding. The green-technology sector is one that F&…

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Tags: member's press release, uk ad & biogas and world biogas expo 2017, funding, anaerobic digestion, un sustainable development goals

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE: Installation of first CApure CA70LBG marks significant milestone for Puregas

Today, the installation of our first CApure CA70LBG marked a significant milestone for Puregas Solutions. The Biogas Upgrading Plant was installed at the Skogn Papermill, Norway in early June. The plant, which will upgrade up to 3,000Nm3/h of raw biogas, will be part of the largest biogas liquefaction…

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Tags: member's press release, biogas upgrading, biogas liquefaction, biolng

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE: Wolf Power Systems and Myriad announce CHP cooperation

Wolf Power Systems, a pioneer in combining heat and power generation, and Myriad Power Products, a supplier of low-carbon heating and power generation equipment, have announced their cooperation. The Wolf Group is a leading supplier of combined heat and power systems (CHP), a technology that generates heat and electricity simultaneously.…

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Tags: member's press release, combined heat and power

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Resource Management Industry sets out its top priorities for the next Government

The Trade Association Group, an umbrella body comprising the main organisations in the UK’s waste and resource management sector, today set out its top priorities for the next government. The Group’s statement reads as follows: We believe that improvements in resource efficiency – the way in…

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Tags: resource management, government, recycling, food waste collections

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AD abates almost 4 million tonnes of GHG emissions annually

AD is currently avoiding around 3.8 million tonnes of CO2e emissions each year in the UK, helping the country meet its carbon reduction targets. This is about 0.8% of the UK’s total emissions of 497 million tonnes of CO2e annually. The chart below shows the progress the AD…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas, biomethane, UK AD & Biogas, emiliano lewis, carbon abatement, greenhouse gas emissions, decarbonisation

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LATEST ADBA Map Published

Today we have published the latest map showing details of all the AD plants in the UK inside and outside of the water sector.

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Tags: ad map, adba map, anaerobic digestion, biogas, UK AD & Biogas, emiliano lewis

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE: AD finance provider shortlisted for two industry awards

Cambridgeshire-based company Privilege Finance has been shortlisted for two prestigious awards in recognition of its dedication to providing funding solutions to the UK AD industry. The finance provider is down to the final four of the 2017 AD & Biogas Industry Awards (ADBA) in the category of ‘Best AD Support…

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Tags: member's press release, finance, anaerobic digestion, ad & biogas industry awards, uk ad & biogas and world biogas expo 2017, optimisation

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE: Clamp management open day

AD operators are invited to attend a clamp management open day, which will include practical demonstrations, at Vale Green Energy on Thursday 8th June 2017. The meeting will be held at The Vale Golf Club, Hill Furze Road, Bishampton, Pershore WR10 2LZ, with refreshments at 9:30 and presentations starting at 10:00. Lunch will…

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Tags: member's press release, clamp management, ad operators, gas yield, plant performance

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Lower biomethane growth in 2017, rebound in 2018

ADBA now expect between 8 and 20 new biomethane plants to be commissioned this year, down from our previous projection of 10-25.

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas, biomethane, RHI, beis, UK AD & Biogas, industry projections

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE: Fish feedstock for AD as Landia wins important new contract

Landia has been awarded an important new turnkey contract in Scotland to supply pumping, mixing, ensiling and pasteurisation equipment for fish morts that will be utilised as feedstock for an expanding AD plant. The 8m3 pasteuriser, which is fitted with Landia’s side-entry propeller mixer and equally robust dry-installed…

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Tags: member's press release, feedstock, anaerobic digestion, Pasteurisation

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE: Gas users buy 0.5 million MWh of biomethane from Green Gas Trading

The UK should celebrate the growing success of its biomethane industry, according to Green Gas Trading, one of the UK’s independent biomethane certification registries, who earlier this month issued their 500,000th biomethane certificate to an end user. Scheme founder Grant Ashton said: May 2017 has been a milestone month…

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Tags: member's press release, biomethane, green gas trading, biomethane certification, RTFO, RHI

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE: Geotech mobile de-gritting unit

GeoTech Developments has increased the capacity of its mobile de-gritting lorry. All equipment is now mounted on an artic lorry with a 275Kva generator enabling it to remove 20 to 30 tonnes of grit per hour. Grit is generally returned to the client dryer than it was in the tanks with the…

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Tags: member's press release, de-gritting, anaerobic digestion

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New Nottingham buses show need for greater biomethane support

ADBA has called for greater government support for low-carbon transport fuels such as biomethane following the launch today of Nottingham City Transport’s (NCT’s) new £17m double-deck ‘Bio-Gas’ bus fleet. NCT’s new fleet will run on biomethane, a low-carbon transport fuel produced…

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Tags: biomethane, transport fuel, anaerobic digestion, Charlotte Morton, air quality, financial incentives

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