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The latest news from GGCS

  • GGCS Guidance Documents

    The GGCS publishes a range of guidance documents for its members on both operational and policy issues...

    Posted: 23 November, 2023

  • October 2023 Market Update

    Our October 2023 Market Update is now available (you can download the PDF file below)...

    Posted: 21 November, 2023

  • Guidance from DENA on uses of imported biomethane

    Follow the link to access guidance from DENA on the use cases for bio-methane imported into Germany - Possible uses of biomethane quantities and certificates – BiogasregisterThis guidance was explored in detail during an recent ERGaR training session - if you are an ERGaR member contact Valentin Calfa, Communication and Policy Officer - valentin.calfa@ergar...

    Posted: 9 November, 2023

  • Insight into GHGP thinking on market based reporting

    The GHGP have published a summary of the responses they received to their survey on Scope 2 reporting (electricity use).- See PDF below...

    Posted: 7 November, 2023

  • SBTi Opens a Call for Evidence on use of RGGOs

    The Science Based Target Initiative (SBTi) have opened a call for evidence which could prove critical to the future of the RGGO market. The deadline for response is Nov 24th. Full information is provided on the SBTi website here - Call for Evidence on Market Mechanisms (sciencebasedtargets...

    Posted: 23 October, 2023

  • Webinar with the Global Director of GHG Protocol

    With the GHGP guiding the decisions of consumers to purchase RGGOs or not, this event being run by Eurogas will be of interest to all in the biomethane sector. You will hear from Pankaj Bhatia, Global Director of GHG Protocol (World Resources Institute) on how the protocol is addressing the use of market-based instruments for biomethane and other renewable gases. Register at the link below...

    Posted: 19 October, 2023

  • GHG Protocol publishes note on the use of biomethane certificates and emissions reporting 

    The GHG Protocol has published an Interim Update on Accounting for Biomethane Certificates on their website.  This helpful intervention by the GHG Protocol sets out the changes made over the past few years in their treatment of the use of biomethane certificates as a route for organisations to contribute to their greenhouse gas emissions reduction plans...

    Posted: 18 October, 2023

  • GGCS July 2023 Market Update

    Our July 2023 Market Update is now available (you can download the PDF file below).Note that v1.0 and v1.1 had incorrect Y axis values and data labels...

    Posted: 17 August, 2023

  • 2022 Annual Report Released

    We are pleased to publish our annual report covering the activity of the Scheme in 2022 (available here).Landmarks and achievements during the year include:4.4 TWh of RGGOs retired in a single year, the largest annual volume since GGCS was established.Membership survey revealed a high level of satisfaction with the service we provide as a Scheme...

    Posted: 18 July, 2023

  • GGCS April 2023 Market Update now available

    Our April 2023 Market Update is now available (you can download the PDF file below)...

    Posted: 9 June, 2023

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