Green Gas News

The latest news from GGCS

  • GGCS Guidance Documents

    The GGCS publishes a range of guidance documents for its memebrs on both operational and policy issues.  They can be accessed on a OneDrive folder here...

    Posted: 3 April, 2020

  • We've moved office!

    From Monday 23 March GGCS's new address is: Brettenham House, 2 - 19 Lancaster Place, London WC2E 7EN.  All our email addresses and telephone numbers will remain the same. Renewable Energy Assurance Ltd, the company that administers GGCS, has moved to an office close by our previous one...

    Posted: 26 March, 2020

  • New report on the suggested content and attributes of GoO

    The GGCS is contributing to the REGATRACE project, a collaboration of key stakeholders, such as the European Biogas Association (EBA), European Renewable Gas Registry (ERGaR) and the Association of Issuing Bodies (AIB), aiming to support the development of an efficient system for trading Guarantees or Origin (GoO) for biomethane and other renewable gases...

    Posted: 16 March, 2020

  • What should I call it?

    The world of green gas has developed its own language and there is plenty of room for confusion...

    Posted: 28 February, 2020

  • GGCS 2018 Annual Report

    The GGCS is pleased to be publishing its 2018 annual report which you can download via the link below. Please get in touch with the GGCS Scheme Manager Jesse Scharf with any questions

    Posted: 15 May, 2019

  • 1 million homes now on green gas tariffs

    The GGCS are pleased to announce that over 1 million homes are now on green gas tariffs, tracked by our Renewable Gas Guarantees of Origin. Read more at Business Green.  Green gas tariffs are being offered by Engie, Npower, Tonik Energy, Solarplicity, Good Energy, Bristol Energy, Ecotricity, Bulb, Green Energy UK, Ovo, Coop Energy and E.ON...

    Posted: 25 April, 2019

  • Green Gas Factsheet from South Pole Group

    GGCS member South Pole Group have produced a factsheet giving an simple introduction to green gas and green gas certificates...

    Posted: 24 January, 2019

  • Green Gas Day 2019 - discount rate for GGCS members

    Biomethane Day is becoming Green Gas Day for 2019. As usual it will be a great place to network and get up to date with what's happening in the biomethane sector, but it will also be looking beyond the horizon at other types of Green Gas...

    Posted: 4 December, 2018

  • Natural Capital Partners Publishes Green Gas Certificate Factsheet

    GGCS member Natural Capital Partners have published a customer friendly factsheet as part of their continuing efforts to raise awareness and understanding of the green gas market. Natural Capital Partners have significant reach into the corporate sustainability sector, working with more than 300 clients in 33 countries...

    Posted: 18 July, 2018

  • Centrica invests in Barrow Green Gas

    Centrica plc’s Energy Marketing & Trading business has agreed to acquire a 50% stake in Barrow Green Gas (“BGG”), the UK’s largest biomethane supplier. BGG is the only gas business in Great Britain focused solely on the green gas market, shipping almost half of the green gas used by British homes and businesses...

    Posted: 29 June, 2018

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