Green Gas News

The latest news from GGCS

  • More Companies Report Green Gas Use

    An expanding range of organisations are using green gas to lower their emissions, and reporting so in their financial and sustainability reports. Click through to download the reports related to the companies below...

    Posted: 13 September, 2017

  • Committee on Climate Change highlights role of green gas in reducting emissions from buildings

    The Committee on Climate Change (CCC), the statutory body that advises the Government on their progress towards carbon targets, released its ninth annual assessment last week. There was positive news on reductions to date (42% since 1990) but concern over the policy landscape that will keep the UK moving the right direction...

    Posted: 3 July, 2017

  • Green Gas Certification Scheme 2016 Annual Report and 2017 Market Update

    The Green Gas Certification Scheme has released its annual report for 2016 which can be downloaded below. Highlights include Numbers of producers and suppliers involved with the Scheme increasing...

    Posted: 8 June, 2017

  • Transport Scotland confirm role for Green Gas Certificates in Low Carbon Emission Bus (LCEB) scheme

    Transport Scotland have published fresh guidance on how bus operators can access the Bus Service Operators Grant (BSOG) incentive with a specific mention of the use of GGCS Green Gas Certificates. Download the PDF below for futher details...

    Posted: 17 May, 2017

  • CDP release new technical note on use of Green Gas Certificates

    CDP have released a new technical note on the use of Green Gas Certificates in company emission reporting. You can access the note via the link below...

    Posted: 3 April, 2017

  • 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