Green gas is a sustainable, drop-in replacement for natural gas. There are a number of technologies that produce green gas such as anaerobic digestion or power to gas.
Bio-substitute natural gas (BioSNG) is a green gas produced by the thermal and chemical conversion of wastes and biomass. It is an affordable, low carbon gas that can be used to heat homes and power vehicles.
Cadent (formerly known as National Grid Gas Distribution), Advanced Plasma Power and Progressive Energy have worked with other partners to build a £5 million pilot plant that has successfully demonstrated production of BioSNG from refuse derived fuel. Construction of the first commercial facility, costing £25 million, is underway and it will commence operation in 2018.
Green gases, such as BioSNG, offer the simplest and lowest cost solution to decarbonising heat and transport. The pilot and commercial plants are essential steps in developing this important technology.
The UK Government last week published its long-awaited response to the Road Transport Fuel Obligation (RTFO) consultation which signals a significant boost to the production of advanced biofuels from waste materials in the UK. This is in line with...Read more
The BioSNG Commercial Demonstration project is progressing well and the plant should start operation in the second half of 2018. Civils work is nearly complete and equipment is starting to arrive. ADI, who are responsible for mechanical and electrical...Read more
Cadent (formerly National Grid Gas Distribution) has hailed the success of the green gas trials in their latest press release: A report into a trial involving the production of gas made from household rubbish has hailed the project a...Read more
Hydrogen is seen by many as a key element of the UK’s future energy mix because it generates no greenhouse gas emissions at the point of use. Biohydrogen can be produced from wastes or biomass using a process that...Read more
Air Liquide has been awarded a five-year contract to supply a large volume of oxygen per annum to an advanced biofuels facility being constructed by Advanced Plasma Power and Cadent. The high-purity oxygen will be used to convert 10,000...Read more
Swindon,UK, 8th May 2017: Leading UK advanced gasification technology pioneer, Advanced Plasma Power (APP), is today delighted to announce the appointment to the Board of Sir John Parker as Chairman with effect from 3rd May 2017. This news comes...Read more
Rolf Stein (CEO of Advanced Plasma Power) will be speaking at the World Waste to Energy and Resourse Summit 2017. The event takes place in London on the 23-24 of May 2017. The World Waste to Energy and Resources...Read more
We are proud to announce that the gogreengas project has been shortlisted at this year’s MRW National Recycling Awards 2017. The project has been shortlisted in the Energy from Waste category and will be represented by the project consortium...Read more
The Recycling Waste World magazine is backing our green gas revolution. The popular media outlet focuses on the latest and cutting edge news in the world of recycling. Read the full coverage of the project and their latest article...Read more