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  • Survey for Biomethane Day 2016 shows 84% would like renewable gas at home

    A new survey conducted for Biomethane Day 2016, has shown that 84% of people in the UK would like to switch to using green gas in their homes.  Biomethane is a renewable gas, often called ‘green gas’, which can be made from energy crops, food waste, sewage sludges and or residues from food manufacture...

    Posted: 11 April, 2016

  • CNG Fuels and National Grid unveil first high pressure grid connected CNG filling station

    CNG Fuels, in partnership with National Grid, has unveiled a new state-of-the-art filling station in Leyland, Lancashire today, allowing vehicles to fill up on compressed natural gas (CNG), directly from the high-pressure local transmission system...

    Posted: 10 March, 2016

  • Biomethane Half Century as UK sees highest level of BtG growth in the World

    Biomethane Half Century as UK sees highest level of BtG growth in the World. CNG Services has worked on 90% of the UK’s 50 biomethane to grid connections, with 23 new Biomethane plants connected in 201 The UK has seen a further 23 biomethane to grid (“BtG”) connections in 2015...

    Posted: 11 February, 2016

  • UK Biomethane Day 2016 - 20 April 2016

    Booking for UK Biomethane Day 2016 is now open! UK Biomethane day is the annual event for the biomethane sector in the UK. Over 300 delegates involved in the biomethane sector will be attending with a conference programme that will cover all sectors of the biomethane industry.   For more information and details on how to book a place please visit the REA website here - http://www...

    Posted: 28 January, 2016

  • Green Gas Certification Scheme member Euston Biogas connects to the grid

    A brand new ‘green gas’ facility in Euston, Suffolk, has started delivering gas into National Grid’s pipeline network and is set to fuel 1,000 local homes with sustainable energy while at the same time offering benefits for local farmers. Read full story on National Grid's website here?...

    Posted: 7 August, 2015

  • UK Biomethane Day 2015

    To celebrate the success of this market and to showcase project developments, UK Biomethane Day 2015 becomes a two day event, giving biogas producers and developers the chance to meet all the main biomethane industry suppliers and to understand how to take full advantage of the new biomethane RHI tariffs...

    Posted: 9 June, 2015

  • Biomethane ‘green’ gas is growing contender in UK renewable energy market

    The injection of renewable or “green” gas into UK networks has been growing rapidly – and there are now 28 biomethane to grid projects connected to the gas distribution network, transforming food, brewery and agricultural wastes and energy crops into ultra-clean energy. These plants have the capacity to produce 1...

    Posted: 27 January, 2015

  • DECC announce changes to the RHI biomethane tariff structure

    DECC announce changes to the RHI biomethane tariff structure.   Today DECC published outcome of the RHI Biomethane Injection to Grid Tariff Review Consultation which opened in May 2014. The review was launched in response to concerns that larger projects would be over compensated. The consultation received considerable input from across the industry and the original proposals were altered...

    Posted: 10 December, 2014

  • Certified green gas could heat 30,000 homes in 2015

    Eight biomethane projects committed to Green Gas Certification Scheme 400 million units of certified green gas forecast for 2015 Barrow Green Gas (BGG), the trading name for Barrow Shipping Ltd, has secured commitment from eight biomethane producers for the purchase and sale of their green gas...

    Posted: 15 April, 2014

  • UK Biomethane Day 2014 - 9th April 2014 - The National Motorcycle Museum

    With more than 20 biomethane projects being completed in 2014, UK Biomethane Day 2014 will be the key event for the biomethane industry this year. We are expecting over 300 industry professionals to attend and to have exhibition stands from all of the major suppliers of biomethane plant. If you are considering biomethane this is the one industry event you cannot afford to miss...

    Posted: 14 February, 2014