AD & Biogas Industry Awards 2017 open for entries

ADBA has announced that entries are now open for its annual AD & Biogas Industry Awards, which recognise innovation and achievement across all sectors of the AD and biogas industries both in the UK and globally.

The awards, now in their sixth year, will take place in Birmingham on 5 July 2017 – the first night of the UK AD & Biogas and World Biogas Expo 2017 tradeshow, which will bring together the largest international audience of AD and biogas professionals under one roof.

ADBA Chief Executive Charlotte Morton said:

These awards will honour the outstanding achievements of individuals, teams and organisations that have excelled in their line of work in the AD industry, demonstrating passion and commitment to recycle organic waste into valuable heat and power, natural fertiliser and green transport fuel.


AD industry professionals will have the chance to see their projects, services, teams and people given the recognition they deserve at this high-profile event, rewarding the very best that the AD/biogas industry has to offer. This year’s range of categories reflects the exciting growth and diversity of the industry, recognising achievement both here in the UK and across the globe.

UK Awards:

Best sewage treatment AD plant    *NEW*
Best on-farm AD plant UK
Best food waste AD plant UK
Best food & drink industry AD project UK
Best small scale AD plant (sub 250 kW) UK

International Awards:

Best international sewage treatment AD plant *NEW*
Best international agricultural plant
Best international commercial plant
Best international small-scale plant

UK & International Awards:

Innovation in sewage treatment through AD
Best food waste reduction and collection system
Best process optimisation
Making the most of digestate
Making the most of biogas
AD hero of the year
AD team of the year
Best AD support (Technical)
Best AD support (Legal/Accounting/Consulting)
Regulatory/H&S Leadership Award
Research Project Award

The awards are free to enter and are open to any individual, team, business or organisation operating in the UK and/or the global AD/biogas industry, regardless of size or sector.

To enter, applicants simply need to complete the entry form and return it along with a maximum 1500-word summary, which can include graphs and images, and a 100-word synopsis.

The deadline for entries is midday on Monday 3 April 2017.

You can find out more information about the awards here.

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Tags: UK AD & Biogas Industry Awards, Charlotte Morton, UK AD & Biogas, world biogas expo