‘Ofgem changes could cost local generators £170m’

The Association for Decentralised Energy (ADE) estimates proposed Ofgem changes could cost the industry £170m. The ADE today called on the regulator to properly review current proposals, which it says will increase costs for all businesses and public sector organisations that generate their own power and export it locally. This would include industrial manufacturers, hospitals, farms and other […]

Veg firm sows seeds of green energy

A vegetable producer in Lincolnshire has opened an anaerobic digestion plant funded by government cash. Staples Vegetables in Boston, one of the biggest producers of vegetables in the UK, will produce 11m kilowatt hours of electricity per year from up to 40,000 tonnes of waste vegetables. The company’s AD plant has been funded by the […]