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The latest news from GGCS

  • Biomethane highlighted in DfT's Freight Carbon Review

    The Department for Transport’s first Freight Carbon Review has reinforced the need to find alternatives to diesel and noted that biomethane has “significant potential to decarbonise the road freight sector in the short to medium term”...

    Posted: 21 March, 2017

  • Future Billing Methodology Consultation Open

    National Grid Gas Distribution has launched a consultation for the Future Billing Methodology project.  Future Billing Methodology is an innovation project to explore a range of different future options for gas billing. Find out more here...

    Posted: 3 March, 2017

  • Biomethane Day 2017 - 24th May 2017 - Registration Open

            The REA and CNG Services Ltd have been running Biomethane Day – the largest gathering in the Gas-to-Grid industry since 2012 – before the UK had an operational project. The theme of the first meetings was charting the phenomenal growth in the sector. Having reached a peak in the deployment rate, it had looked like it would slow...

    Posted: 1 March, 2017

  • GENeco and Unilever in green gas partnership

    GENeco has signed a deal last month with Unilever that will help the consumer goods company take another significant step on its renewable energy journey. One year after Unilever announced its bold ambition to become carbon positive by 2030, it has committed to use biomethane at five of its sites in the UK and Ireland...

    Posted: 21 February, 2017

  • REA support biomethane inclusion in RTFO development fuel sub-target

    On 20 January 2017 the Renewable Energy Association (REA) responded to the Department for Transport's (DfT) Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation (RTFO) consultation supporting the inclusion of biomethane in a proposed new 'development fuel' sub-target...

    Posted: 3 February, 2017

  • Renewable biomethane fuel for HGVs offers opportunity to slash road transport emissions

    CNG Fuels recently announced the launch of renewable biomethane fuel, the most cost-effective and lowest-carbon alternative to diesel for heavy goods vehicles, which offers fleet operators the opportunity to slash emissions...

    Posted: 5 December, 2016

  • Press Release: Sustainable Green Gas to grow under the Government’s proposed amendments

    Department for Transport releases consultation on the UK’s Renewable Transport Fuels Obligation Use of green gas set to increase as “biomethane,” a renewable gas derived from food and other organic wastes, is to be used as a transport fuel Biomethane included in sub-target for as an advanced, waste-derived renewable fuel Biomethane is an powerful and sustainable means of...

    Posted: 29 November, 2016

  • Event slides: Using green gas certificates for GHG reporting

    This event, organised by the Green Gas Certification Scheme (GGCS) and held at the offices of Burges Salmon In London, was a major success with over 70 delegates in attendance discussing new opportunities of using the GGCS's Green Gas Certificates as a key emissions tool when reporting to the GHG Protocol...

    Posted: 21 November, 2016

  • GGCS Event: Using Green Gas Certificates for GHG Reporting - 17 November 2016

    On: 17 November 2016  Time:10:30 Location: Burges Salmon LLP, 6 New St Square, London EC4A 3BF Changes to key greenhouse gas reporting rules provide new opportunities for large organisations to reduce their carbon impact. Learn how your company could use certificates from the Green Gas Certification Scheme now allow for near-zero greenhouse gas emissions reporting...

    Posted: 14 October, 2016

  • Renewable gas market makes major breakthrough

    ·      Changes to key greenhouse gas reporting rules provide new opportunities for large organisations to show they have reduced their carbon impact by using biomethane;     ·      The use of green gas now allows for near-zero greenhouse gas emissions reporting;   ·      Consumer ...

    Posted: 19 September, 2016