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The RHI and Biomethane Growth

Modern state of art biomethane plant

Biomethane growth has been significant in 2016 after an initial slow start following the introduction of the Renewables Heat Incentive in 2011 that served to

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RHI and RO Ofgem Sustainability Audit

RHI sustainability criteria and crops

The RHI Ofgem sustainability audit is required annually though some installations may be fortunate enough to not have to report until mid-July 2017. It has

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Biomass Suppliers List Changes

Biomass Suppliers List

EnviroSense was involved in the Biomass Suppliers List (BSL) workshop on the 10th February 2016 at DECC (now the department of Business, Energy & Industrial

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RHI Ofgem Sustainability Audit

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The grace period for the relatively new sustainability criteria that came into effect on the 5th of October 2015 has now ended.  Many companies have

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Ofgem Sustainability Audit – RHI

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As many generating stations are aware, the government introduced mandatory sustainability requirements and associated third-party verification for participants using solid biomass, biogas or producing biomethane

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DECC Biomass Suppliers List (BSL) Workshop

Biomass Suppliers List

The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) held a workshop on the 10th of February to  consider the future of the Biomass Suppliers List.

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1st December 2015 ROCs Formally Linked to Sustainability Criteria

Is this sustainable wood or not?

Relatively short notice from Ofgem perhaps. Though this was anticipated before the end of the year. However, Ofgem have allowed suitable time to enable power

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Wood Fuel Conference October 2015 – RHI & ROC Security

Delegates vented frustration of Biomass Suppliers List at conference

The Wood Fuel Conference at Epsom on Thursday 15th October raised concerns over the governments ability to provide clarity and trust on energy subsidies to

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Biomass Suppliers List

Biomass Suppliers List

If you do not source from the Biomass Suppliers List (BSL) and your company has an installation under 1MWth and claims the Renewables Heat Incentive

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RHI Sustainability Criteria – New Requirements 5th October 2015

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New sustainability requirements for fuel used in installations claiming the Renewables Heat Incentive (RHI) apply from the 5th October 2015. Similarly to the RO, the

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