Biomass Energy

News and analysis on biomass energy markets, facilities, projects, technologies, companies and government policies.

EWB Insight report: July 2022

An artist's impression of Broad's plant

This month: The UK is reviewing English EfW capacity, a court confirms the Environment Agency was entitled to withdraw permission for the export of hazardous waste to an island in Norway, financial close and the start of construction for a Glasgow-based 350,000t/yr EfW plant and a full facilities round up

Wait for publication of Aviva’s environmental statement for troubled biomass plant continues

The biomass-fired plant

UK: Statement was submitted late last month, but has not yet been made public due to data protection concerns, EWB understands

New carbon-capture equipped biomass plant project revealed

Biomass feedstock

Sweden: BECCS-equipped facility is under development for the business, which owns two biomass-fired CHP plant and other heat-only facilities

Biomass projects get multi-million government funding boost

Seaweed is among the feedstocks projects funded

UK: Majority of funding is for sustainable feedstock sources with a smaller amount for technologies creating hydrogen from biomass and waste

Aviva submits environmental statement in appeal to save controversial Barry Biomass plant

Barry Biomass plant

UK: Multinational insurance giant Aviva has submitted a long-delayed environmental statement in its appeal against a decision that could see its controversial biomass plant in Wales brought down

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