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Anaerobic digestion industry calls for Government support scheme
Stephen Robb
Over half of the attendees at the Gas Networks Ireland conference are currently involved with developing an AD plant
28 November 2022 Podcast
Young Stock Podcast: episode 23
On this week’s Young Stock Podcast, Stephen Robb talks to Stephen Nolan, plant manager with Green Generation, about his career, anaerobic digestion and the emerging opportunities in the industry.
17 November 2022 News
Tillage podcast: should farmers be looking into solar and AD?
On this week’s show Siobhán Walsh is joined by Stephen Robb and the pair talk potatoes, winter cereals and renewable energy.
Positive outlook for Sunergy crops in NI
A review of existing literature suggests Silphium (Sunergy) should perform well in NI as a crop for AD.
16 November 2022 Northern Ireland
Developing an AD biomethane industry from scratch
The mood was generally upbeat at this year’s Irish Biomethane Conference which took place in Dublin last week, writes Stephen Robb.
16 November 2022 Climate and environment
Dempsey at Large: opportunities for biomethane
Biomethane is the gas that can be widely used as a replacement for natural gas which we obtain in reasonable - though reducing - quantities from the Corrib gasfield.
16 November 2022 Viewpoints
Operational and capital support needed for AD – McConalogue
The minister was speaking at last week’s Irish Biomethane Conference and acknowledged the need for operational and capital support to kick start the anaerobic digestion industry.
16 November 2022 News
Tirlán to build AD plant on Ballyragget site
Tirlán has said that the development, which it submitted planning permission for in October, will produce biogas to displace some of the natural gas used in its Ballyragget site.
16 November 2022 News
IrBEA conference sees industry back biomethane
The 2022 IrBEA national bioenergy conference saw both industry and Government officials back biomethane, writes Stephen Robb.
Sunergy unveiled as alternative for maize
A low-input perennial crop, Sunergy has multiple end uses including for biogas production.
9 November 2022 Northern Ireland
Changing the narrative about livestock farming
Farmers produce nutritious food and hold the solution to meeting future greenhouse gas targets.
9 November 2022 Northern Ireland
No issue financing the biomethane sector
There is an abundance of finance available for anaerobic digestion projects and an unlimited market, according to speakers at this week's RGFI Ireland biomethane conference.
9 November 2022 News