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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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Schmack Biogas Plant Isle of Wight

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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small scale biogas FiT change puzzlement

Disappointment At UK Government Failure To Re-assess Small to Medium Size Feed-in-Tariff Rates for Small Biogas

The Biogas Feed-in-Tariff is in the news again. The UK’s Anaerobic Digestion and Biogas Community has been dealt a blow by the UK Government with its failure to carry out its promised review of the value of the Feed in Tariff (FiT) rating which will soon apply for small to medium sized Anaerobic Digestion Plants. […]

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Renewables Obligation Subsidy Review

UK AD Industry Shocked by Effective Cancellation of RO Subsidy from Anaerobic Digestion

The four excerpts we have included below from recent news releases from the UK AD and renewable energy industry opinion formers, show the level of shock and disbelief at the government’s announcement of forthcoming consultation on new Renewables Obligation (RO) subsidy bands. Also, the latest UK Government RO announcements conflict with rising expectations on AD […]

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