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Posted in November 2016

ADBA working group to produce odour management guide

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Last week we held a meeting of Training, Safety and Environment working group, which was kindly hosted by Amec Foster Wheeler at their office in Cheshire. The group includes a wide range of ADBA members (including operators, developers, and consultants) and is also attended by regulators, such as the Environment…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas, training, safety and environment working group, odour, training, secondary containment

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The Energy Entrepreneurs Fund (EEF) - support available

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The Energy Entrepreneurs Fund (EEF) Phase 5 of the Energy Entrepreneurs Fund (EEF) is the first tranche of funding to be launched from BEIS’s £505 million energy innovation programme, with up to £9m available for technologies like AD. The EEF is a competitive funding scheme aimed at assisting…

Posted in: Industry News, News for Members, R&D Updates

Tags: r&i funding, funding, eef, energy entrepreneurs fund, emma thomas, anaerobic digestion, biogas

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ADBA supports DfT plans to bring parity to HGV biomethane market

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Over the last few weeks the Department for Transport has been consulting on measures to incentivise cleaner fuel technologies. The consultation has now closed and you can read our submission here. If implemented this small technical change may not in itself open up the use of biomethane as transport fuel…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biomethane, food waste operators, crop operators, consultation, Department for Transport, DfT, weights and dimensions, thom koller, HGVs, buses, biomethane as a transport fuel, biomethane vehicles

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ADBA Members hear updates on FIT, RHI, RTFO, food waste and more

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The AD industry gathered in London for ADBA’s Members’ Meeting on Monday, for discussions on a range of industry, policy and political discussions. Political context After an introduction from Charlotte, ADBA Strategic Adviser Chris Huhne shared his thoughts on the political and economic context for the industry.…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas, biomethane, Matt Hindle, food waste operators, crop operators, RHI, FIT, food waste, renewable financial incentives, Charlotte Morton, Defra, financial incentives, Ofgem, Ollie More, Feed-in-Tariff, beis, thom koller, jess allan, emma thomas, adba map, market report, policy report, data, information

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE: Edina supplies biogas CHP to new Yorkshire Water AD facility

Edina supplies biogas CHP to new Yorkshire Water AD facility Water and sewerage service provider, Yorkshire Water, has been given approval to build a new £72million state-of-the-art anaerobic digestion (AD) plant at its Knostrop waste water treatment works in the centre of Leeds, West Yorkshire. Yorkshire Water awarded the…

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Tags: member's press release, anaerobic digestion, Edina, edina group, yorkshire water, knostrop, wastewater treatment, CHP, sludge

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE: RUR3’s New Compliance Services

RUR3’s New Compliance Services RUR3 Environmental Ltd have been solely active in the AD industry for nearly 10 years now so we really do understand the requirements of this sector. For years we have been procuring food waste for operational AD plants throughout the UK and carrying out food…

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Tags: member's press release, rur3, anaerobic digestion, food waste, food waste operators, Environment Agency, auditing, animal by-products

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Help us review The Practical Guide to AD

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As I explained in my blog a couple of weeks ago, we are about to embark on a review of The Practical Guide to AD and we are looking for volunteers to help deliver this. We are very grateful to those who have already agreed to be part of this…

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Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas, food waste operators, crop operators, Practical Guide to AD

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UK National Infrastructure Assessment call for evidence launched

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The National Infrastructure Commission is seeking views on the development of a National Infrastructure Assessment (NIA) of the UK's long-term needs over a 30-year time horizon. The Commission provides government with impartial, expert advice on major long-term infrastructure challenges. The NIA will cover a broad range of topics, many…

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Tags: consultation, national infrastructure commission, national infrastructure assessment, anaerobic digestion, biogas, biomethane, digestate, food waste, renewable energy, decarbonisation, carbon budgets, wastewater, Sewerage treatment, solid waste, heat, biomethane as a transport fuel, biomethane in transport, thom koller

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BEIS delay FIT consultation response

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Government has delayed its response to the FIT consultation. The response was expected in autumn with proposals to come into effect from 1 January 2017 - this has now been changed. In a message sent out to all who had submitted a response to the consultation, BEIS wrote: Since this consultation closed…

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Tags: beis, anaerobic digestion, food waste operators, crop operators, renewable financial incentives, Feed-in-Tariff, FIT, consultation, thom koller, biogas

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