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The UK Low Carbon Transition Plan – Summary and Update

It is easy to forget that, despite the 2010 – 2015 UK Coalition Government’s lack of enthusiasm for green issues, the UK’s world leading CO2 emissions reduction legislation is still in force. It became law in the Climate Change Act 2008, and the high ideals embodied in that Act remain and have been taken forward in the 2012 […]

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Wight Farm Energy and Schmack Combine International Expertise With Local Knowledge for First IoW Biogas Plant

We found the following points made in the Press Release reproduced here, to be of particular interest: The most formidable challenge that had to be overcome during the construction period was the long-delayed decision of the DECC (Department Of Energy and Climate Change) over the RHI (Renewable Heat Initiative) for AD and Gas to Grid injection. […]

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Biogas GCSE

Did you know that biogas GSCE content is being taught in UK schools?  The rapid assimilation of the concept of biogas as a resource, and in particular the ability of methane to provide renewable fuel, is evidenced by the fact that the United Kingdom GCSE Course in Biology (B3) includes information on biogas and the anaerobic […]

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Funding for On-farm Renewables Not Likely to Encourage UK AD Plants in Any Significant Numbers

UK renewable energy policy continues to be in flux despite the announcements made earlier this summer which were said at the time to be going to give the industry some certainty which would help them to gain funding and to progress their projects. This very much includes the question of subsidy funding for On-farm Anaerobic […]

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