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Posted in November 2012

ADBA member Agraferm builds first commercial scale gas-to-grid plant at Poundbury

ADBA MEMBER PRESS RELEASE The anaerobic digestion (AD) plant in Poundbury, Dorest, built by Agraferm Technologies AG, for J V Energen a joint venture between local farmers and the Duchy of Cornwall, was opened today [21 Nov] by the Prince of Wales. It is the first commercial scale biomethane plant supplying…

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Tags: Agraferm, biomethane, gas-to-grid, Hofmann, Poundbury, Prince of Wales, SGN

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Prince of Wales to open UK's first commercial scale gas-to-grid project

ADBA AND ENA JOINT PRESS RELEASE The Prince of Wales will open the new anaerobic digester and biomethane to grid plant at Rainbarrow Farm, Poundbury, Dorset today [21 Nov]. The plant – owned and operated by J V Energen, a joint venture between local farmers and the Duchy of Cornwall …

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Tags: biomethane, Charlotte Morton, David Smith, ENA, gas-to-grid, Poundbury, Prince of Wales, SGN

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ADBA R&D Forum 6 Nov: roundup and next steps

Last week’s R&D Forum in Bristol saw representatives from the AD industry and academia come together to find out what research and development is happening across the country and industry. The presentations from the event have now been made available to delegates - please check your email…

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Tags: ADBA events, Biosciences KTN, DIAD, DIAD II, ES KTN, R&D, R&D forum, Wrap

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Innovative AD projects sought by WRAP

ADBA MEMBER PRESS RELEASE WRAP (Waste & Resources Action Programme) has today opened a new tender invitation to identify solutions that will improve the efficiency and costs of anaerobic digestion (AD) facilities. The tender invitation is looking for projects from across the UK to form a second round of the …

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Tags: DIAD, DIAD II, funding call, Ian Wardle, R&D, Wrap

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ADBA Member SEaB Energy's micro AD tech is centrepiece for UK university teams entering Dynamo

ADBA MEMBER PRESS RELEASE SEaB Energy (SEaB), the global market leader in on-site containerised anaerobic digestion is providing the technology content and business challenge to entrepreneurial students from universities in the south of the country who are preparing to take part in a competition to hone their business skills and…

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Tags: Dynamo Enterprise Challenge, SEaB Energy, small scale AD

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DfT outline timeline for European biofuels changes

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In light of European proposals to limit the proportion of crop-based biofuels that can meet the target of delivering 10% of energy in transport from renewable sources (see Matt’s blog post on 18 October for full details), yesterday’s DfT workshop was a useful opportunity to consider the timescale for developing…

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Tags: biomethane, DfT, transport

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ADBA partners with Pro2Pac to show sustainable solutions

Pro2Pac 2013 is set to provide food processing and packaging companies with the latest information on cutting-edge sustainability practices, as part of a brand new addition to the upcoming show. The Sustainable Solutions Zone will act as a unique platform for visitors keen to discover the latest green and sustainable…

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Tags: food industry, packaging, partnership, Pro2Pac

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‘Try before you Buy’ Gas Analysis available at a click from ADBA member Gas Data

 ADBA MEMBER PRESS RELEASE Gas Data Ltd, a Midlands-based company that specialises in the analysis of gas, is offering companies the facility to hire its range of portable equipment via its new website www.gasdata.co.uk The user-friendly website allows customers to reserve an instrument online as well as…

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Tags: gas analysis, Gas Data

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AD & Biogas News Issue 14 Out Now

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WELCOME TO THE SUSTAINABILITY ISSUE OF AD & BIOGAS NEWS With resource scarcity becoming a significant problem the November issue of AD & Biogas News highlights the growing need for individuals, businesses and nations to be more sustainable and to re-evaluate current resource use models. As groups such as the…

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Tags: AD & Biogas News

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CPI selects analyser made by ADBA member Geotech

ADBA MEMBER PRESS RELEASE The Centre for Process innovation (CPI) has chosen the AEMS biogas analyser, made by ADBA member Geotech, to provide accurate scientific measurements of gas composition at its test open-access lab and pilot scale facility in Wilton Redcar. The centre allows organisations of all sizes to de-risk…

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Tags: gas analysis, Geotech, R&D

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AD industry and academia work together to define the strategy

ADBA PRESS RELEASE The who’s who of anaerobic digestion and biogas research and development meet today (6 Nov) to define a strategy to focus R&D investment at the ADBA R&D Forum, Bristol. The one day event has been organised by ADBA in partnership with WRAP,…

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Tags: ADBA events, Bioscience KTN, Charlotte Morton, DIAD, ES KTN, R&D, R&D forum, Wrap

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10% off the ADBA National Conference - One week only

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With government spending under pressure, the UK economy desperate for a boost and threats to energy security and food supply, this is an excellent opportunity for a nascent sector like AD. With a strong focus on meeting this challenge, ADBA’s National Conference 2012 entitled ‘AD: Safeguarding tomorrow’s food and…

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Tags: ADBA events, ADBA National Conference 2012, National Conference

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