Tag: Technical Competence

Environment Agency Update

On the 18th September 2020 the EA updated us, as it has done throughout the pandemic, with more information on Regulatory Position Statements (RPSs) and Technical Competence requirements. Regulatory Position Statements There are currently 14 time limited COVID-19 RPSs in place, 13 of which are due to expire on 30 September 2020 and one which…

Posted in: Industry News, News for Members, Policy updates

Tags: environmental regulation, Environment Agency, covid-19, rps, sam hinton, technical competence, update, ea update

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Defra consults on technical competence and management systems - give your views


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As reported previously, Defra is consulting on a range of proposals relating primarily to waste crime but also to several topics more relevant to AD: Management Systems Technical Competence Financial Competence The proposals relating to these aspects generally involve increasing consistency and clarity in terms of the regulatory requirements across…

Posted in: Policy updates

Tags: anaerobic digestion, biogas, Defra, technical competence, management systems, financial competence, regulation, permitting, food waste operators

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MEMBER’S PRESS RELEASE: Ductor announces a new partnership with ES Engineering Services in N America

Ductor Corporation announces a new partnership with ES Engineering Services in North America Ductor Corp and ES Engineering Services have partnered with the goal of advancing the biogas industry in North America. Together, Ductor and ES will work to integrate Ductor® fermentation technology within existing and new biogas plants…

Posted in: Industry News, Members' press release, News for Members

Tags: member's press release, biogas, anaerobic digestion, ductor, es engineering services, north america, technical competence, upgrading

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ADBA represents members at Ofwat and Defra meetings


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This week I represented ADBA at meetings at Ofwat and Defra. In this blog, I have summarised the key discussion points arising from the meetings; if you are interested in the topics discussed and would like to share your views please do get in touch with me using the details…

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Tags: Ofwat, sludge, water 2020, anaerobic digestion, biogas, EA, Defra, waste regulation, technical competence

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ADBA member National Skills Academy target skills to support future of UK AD sector

ADBA MEMBER PRESS RELEASE Working in conjunction with bioeconomy consultants, NNFCC, the National Skills Academy Process Industries has launched a one-day training module aimed at the UK’s growing anaerobic digestion (AD) industry. The course is the first in a series being planned by the Academy to upskill workers in…

Posted in: ADBA News, Industry News, Members' press release, News for Members, Policy updates, R&D Updates

Tags: safety, technical competence, training

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