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Posted in May 2013

AD plant to go ahead after appeal with full costs awarded

ADBA MEMBER PRESS RELEASE Plans for a farm-based anaerobic digestion facility in County Durham will go ahead after the planning inspectorate allowed an appeal against the proposals being refused. Full costs have also been awarded to the appellant after Durham County Council’s planning committee went against officer recommendations when…

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Tags: durham, national planning policy framework, on-farm, planning, Prism Planning, sustainable waste policy, Waste Policy

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SAE projects - specialist in construction of AD and biogas plants

ADBA MEMBER PRESS RELEASE Hampshire based company SAE Projects Ltd is a small and dynamic team of highly skilled engineers that provide turnkey solutions for the construction of anaerobic digestion plants. The company has extensive, proven experience in the construction of renewable energy and biogas plants, and provides a complete…

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Tags: turnkey projects

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Developments in Welsh waste collection policy

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Significant changes in Welsh waste collection policy could be in the offing, with monthly residual collections and a ban on sending food waste to landfill both on the agenda. This news emerged at a recent conference in London, where Jasper Roberts, who leads on waste policy within the Welsh Government,…

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Tags: source segregation, Wales, waste collection

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ADBA to work with the British Hospitality Association

In order to support the development of the AD marketplace one of ADBA’s key goals is to engage better with the industry’s key target customers. Given this goal, ADBA met with the British Hospitality Association last week to discuss how we can best work together to support their…

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Tags: Hospitality

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Cut costs and generate revenue with on-site anaerobic digestion

UK AD & BIOGAS EXHIBITOR NEWS Cutting energy costs, water use and their carbon footprint are priorities for most food and drink companies. British anaerobic digestion (AD) technology provider Clearfleau is helping such companies to respond by generating biogas from their processing residues. Its on-site AD process combines renewable energy…

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Tags: Clearfleau, food industry, liquid digestion

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Edina supports local businesses in disposal of food waste

UK AD & BIOGAS EXHIBITOR NEWS Edina has been involved with several anaerobic digestion projects across the country as part of its on-going commitment and competitive contribution to the industry. Working with farmers and AD supply companies such as Marches Biogas, MT Energie, Projen and Binowa among others, gensets have…

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Tags: Edina, UK AD & Biogas, UK AD & Biogas 2013

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Animal by-Products - proposed approval & inspection charges

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Following a meeting with Defra and Animal Health officials, we can provide further detail on plans to charge for animal-by-products (ABP) approval and inspection visits. Importantly, there may be an opportunity to reduce the reach of the proposals if we can demonstrate that they would have a significant impact on…

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Tags: Animal Health, animal-by-products, charges

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Monsal to hold interview day at UK AD & Biogas

UK AD & BIOGAS EXHIBITOR NEWS Monsal will be holding an interview day on Thursday 4 July 2013 at the UK AD & Biogas 2013 Exhibition and conference, NEC Birmingham. Recruiting across the company in the following areas: CAD technicians, mechanical engineers, electrical design engineers, process engineers, process commissioning engineers, mechanical project engineers,…

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Tags: jobs, Monsal, UK AD & Biogas, UK AD & Biogas 2013

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Q&A with Claire Atkins-Morris, Head of Waste Management with specialist caterer Sodexo

Ahead of UK AD & Biogas 2013 (3-4 July, NEC Birmingham), we asked conference speaker Claire Atkins-Morris, Head of Waste Management at specialist caterer Sodexo, what she is working on right now, what she’s trying to achieve in the next two years and about the message she would like to…

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Tags: UK AD & Biogas, UK AD & Biogas 2013

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Who's attending UK AD & Biogas 2013?

With only 2 weeks to go until UK AD & Biogas 2013 (3-4 July), we thought we’d give you a sneak peek on a few of the organisations who have already registered including farmers, local authorities, food and drink companies, waste management companies, utility companies and water companies, AD operators and…

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Biogas first in Kenya for Clarke Energy and Tropical Power

ADBA MEMBER PRESS RELEASE Tropical Power, a developer of biogas and solar plants in Africa, has signed a deal with Clarke Energy to supply the first two containerised Jenbacher biogas engines in Sub-Saharan Africa. The units will be supplied to an agricultural biogas plant located at a farm near Lake…

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Tags: Africa, biogas to electricity, CHP, Clarke Energy, global market

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Organic waste shredding experts head to leading AD event

UK AD & BIOGAS EXHIBITOR PRESS RELEASE Energy from Waste shredding specialists UNTHA UK will be exhibiting at the UK AD & Biogas 2013 trade show, to discuss the country’s leading waste shredder for organic materials. UNTHA UK’s managing director Chris Oldfield will head up a small team of…

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Tags: exhibitor news, shredders, UK AD & Biogas, UK AD & Biogas 2013

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Financing AD Projects: GIB analysis and lessons from ADBA’s Finance Forum

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As we reported earlier this week, the Green Investment Bank has published its first market report on the AD sector. Most of the headlines generated concentrated on the statement that “GIB is actively investigating the opportunity to directly participate in up to £50mn of financing for AD projects”. Just as…

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Tags: finance, Finance Forum, Green investment Bank, Matt Hindle

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What industry leaders want to hear from Lord de Mauley

Lord de Mauley, Defra Minister for Resource Management, will be speaking at the UK’s largest dedicated anaerobic digestion and biogas trade show UK AD & Biogas 2013, 3-4 July, NEC Birmingham, on ‘Realising environmental benefits from managing food waste’ (2pm, 3 July, conference theatre*). We have asked industry leaders what they…

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Tags: Aqua Enviro, Charlotte Morton, Clearfleau, Evergreen Gas, Imtech, LowCVP, Sita, Tamar Energy, UK AD & Biogas, UK AD & Biogas 2013, Wrap

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Food & drink sectors' guide to UK AD & Biogas 2013

With a host of content relevant to the food and drink and hospitality sectors available at UK AD & Biogas 2013, we thought we’d give you our ultimate food and drink sectors’ guide to the UK’s only AD and biogas trade show. Click on the image to see the…

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Tags: food waste, UK AD & Biogas, UK AD & Biogas 2013

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