Tuesday, 08 June 2021
wind farm field
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by Jenny Beynon

NFU Energy's guide to Wind Energy

Renewable technologies are increasing in popularity due to their cost saving benefits and low maintenance costs, but also the ‘green energy’ they produce, which is vital in helping to achieve the NFU’s Net Zero target of 2040.
Thursday, 03 June 2021
HealthChecks
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by Thomas Wilkins

Tales of Site Visits: HealthChecks

With the RHI scheme closed to new participants, we are being asked to complete an increasing number of RHI HealthChecks. These are for all system types and sizes e.g. Biomass, Heat Pump, Biogas etc.
Tuesday, 01 June 2021
Countryside
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by Jenny Beynon

EU approves €22.5bn Polish scheme to support offshore wind farms

Read our top five energy-related news stories from the last couple of weeks. Energy is always in the news in one way or another, from renewable energy technology advancements and the latest from the ‘big six’ energy suppliers to advancements in energy saving and sustainability. In this blog, we
Thursday, 27 May 2021
Electricity pylons in the countryside
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by Jodie Hisgett

Be committed to 100% renewable energy

NFU Energy are committed to providing resources and expert guidance on renewable energy for NFU members and businesses alike and are helping to reach the NFU’s target of reaching Net Zero by 2040.
Tuesday, 25 May 2021
Green gas support scheme
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by Sophie Archer

Regulator site audits – are you compliant?

Do you have an RHI, FiT, or ROC accreditation? Are you a recognised supplier of biomass fuels on the Biomass Suppliers List (BSL) or the Sustainable Fuel Register (SFR)? Or do you operate an Anaerobic Digester that provides biomethane or exports electricity to the national grids?
Thursday, 20 May 2021
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by Sophie Archer

Permit Tips for Combustion Plant Installers

Does your company distribute and install industrial combustion boilers and engines? Are they over 1 MWth input? You may not be aware that new plants of this size and over need to comply with the Medium Combustion Plant Directive (MCPD) through the Environment Agency (EA), even if you are replacing
Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Countryside
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by Jon Swain

Carbon tax and/or trading scheme – Opportunity or threat?

I recently wrote the following for AHDB GrowSave and it was an interesting thought worth sharing here:
Thursday, 13 May 2021
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by Sophie Archer

Are you compliance ready?

Combustion plants over 1 MWth input and up to 50MWth input need to comply with the Medium Combustion Plant Directive (MCPD) through the Environment Agency (EA). The EA regulate the operation of combustion plants and monitor plant emissions to prevent environmental impacts on the local area.
Tuesday, 11 May 2021
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by Sophie Archer

Pole movements: What you need to know

If you have electricity poles within your land boundary, you may find it getting in the way of progressing home or business expansions. Here is our quick guide to everything you need to know to get a pole moved.
Thursday, 06 May 2021
PDS review
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by Thomas Wilkins

Are you RHI audit ready?

The RHI scheme has now closed to new applicants, however, it is easy to sit back and relax thinking the job is done. If you’re an NFU Energy account managed customer then that is likely the case, but for those undertaking the day-to-day management of the RHI you may have a considerable amount to do

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