Green Gas News

The latest news from GGCS

  • Bristol Energy Launches New Green Gas Tariff

    Bristol Energy, a gas and electricity supplier owned by Bristol City Council, has launched a new tariff offering its customers 100% renewable electricity and 15% green gas. The green gas will be supplied by Green Gas Certification Scheme member Geneco and it will generated by anaerobically digesting sewage and food waste produced by Bristol residents...

    Posted: 18 April, 2018

  • Nottingham Buses to be Powered by Green Gas

    Nottingham City Transport have introduced 53 new double decker buses powered by biomethane tracked by the Green Gas Certification Scheme. CO2 savings are estimated to by 84% in comparison to a EURO 6 diesel. They will also have a significantly lower impact on local air quality. Full story here...

    Posted: 27 March, 2018

  • GGCS 2017 Annual Report

    We are pleased to be publishing our 2017 Annual Report detailing the progress of the Scheme over the last year. You can download the report below. We'd be happy to hear from you if you would like further details on anything contained within...

    Posted: 5 March, 2018

  • Green Gas Webinar with Natural Capital Partners

    Integrating Green Gas Into Your Renewable Energy Strategy View Webinar Here The market for green gas is developing fast and more than 1 terawatt hour of it has been consumed by businesses choosing to address their Scope 1 emissions with renewable power...

    Posted: 16 February, 2018

  • Utility Week Article - The green, green gas of home

    Utility Week - The green, green gas of home Alice Cooke examines the advances being made in the green gas market, and asks green gas suppliers what they have to say about the industry. Click here to see the article Utility Week published about the green gas market...

    Posted: 13 December, 2017

  • Green Gas Certificate demand smashes the 1TWh barrier

    Record use of green gas certificates as 1TWh mark passed 1 TWh of green gas is enough gas to power 83,000 UK homes for a year Suppliers have now sold enough renewable gas through the Green Gas Certification Scheme (GGCS) to cover the annual consumption of 83,000 homes, cook 300 million Sunday roasts, or fry four billion eggs...

    Posted: 10 November, 2017

  • Biomethane Day 2018 - save the date!

    Biomethane Day 2018 will be on Wednesday 2nd May at the National Motorcycle Museum, Birmingham. You can see more details here and the slide from the 2017 event are here CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR EXHIBITOR PACKAGE CLICK HERE TO BOOK YOUR DISCOUNTED DELEGATE SPACE To discuss sponsorship opportunities, please email or call CNG Services on 0121 247 8160...

    Posted: 20 October, 2017

  • GENeco powers food waste collections with biomethane

    Meet the Bio-Bee GENeco's distinctive new truck is collecting food waste and creating a buzz on the streets of Bristol. The Bio-Bee is the UK’s first vehicle to both collect and run on commercial food waste and is operated from our base in Avonmouth...

    Posted: 17 October, 2017

  • GGCS Member E.ON includes green gas in new EV renewables tariff

    E.ON have launched a new domestic tariff offering renewable electricity with lower prices for EV owners charging their cars overnight, with all gas supplied on the tariff matched to Green Gas Certificates. The full press release can be seen here. E...

    Posted: 9 October, 2017

  • 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

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