Drax secures biomass shipping deal

Peel Ports Logistics has secured a deal with Drax to become the shipping agency service provider for biomass vessels arriving in Liverpool

Drax launches new business unit for carbon removals

The new unit, based in Houston, US will lead the development of BECCS plants with a goal to remove over six million tonnes of carbon dioxide each year

UK explores Drax biomass support amid subsidy transition

The government considers a “constrained” contract-for-difference model and profit-sharing with consumers to support Drax Group’s biomass power plant

UK nears approval for Drax’s carbon capture project

Drax’s subsidies are expected to be extended for three years, pending approval of a multi-billion-pound carbon capture project at its biomass plant

UK ‘poised to greenlight billions for Drax’s BECCS plan’

The government is reportedly close to approving a project at Drax, involving the addition of two carbon capture plants to the existing generating units in North Yorkshire

RoboDog guards Drax Power Station

A robotic dog has joined Drax Power Station to enhance safety by conducting inspections and gathering data on machinery, helping prevent potential failures

Wind power triumphs: UK’s energy mix breezes past fossil fuels

Electricity production generated from fossil fuels reached its lowest point since the Covid pandemic, with carbon emissions dropping to a three-year low, according to a report

Scotland-England subsea ‘power superhighway’ gets green light

The Eastern Green Link 2 is a 2GW high voltage direct current subsea transmission cable connecting Scotland’s Peterhead to England’s Drax Power Station

Drax partners with Port of Tyne for biomass imports

In a new four-year agreement, the Port of Tyne will annually import up to one million tonnes of biomass via rail for delivery to the Drax power station

Drax denies “avoiding hundreds of millions in returns” to UK households

A Bloomberg investigation found that Drax allegedly avoided returning £639 million to households during UK cost of living crisis