Green Gas News

The latest news from GGCS

  • 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

  • Labour MPs Back Role for Green Gas in UK Energy Future

    On 14 July Labour launched The Green Gas Book at the Houses of Parliment. Below is the accompanying txt from Alan Whitehead's blog with a link to view a cop of the report. You can find. To visit Alan Whitehead's blog please click here...

    Posted: 25 July, 2016

  • 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