Drax invests in 30 new rail wagons supporting energy security and jobs whilst cutting supply chain emissions

New rail wagons manufactured in Britain will enable Drax to strengthen its supply chain, reduce emissions from transportation and support local jobs

The science behind biomass…

Tune into this week’s Net Hero Podcast to learn about what biomass is from a scientific perspective

Net Hero Podcast – Biomass is it right to burn trees?

In this podcast I discuss my reservations over biomass with Professor Patricia Thornley, who explains the science behind it all

Rolls-Royce and Alder Fuels partner to test ‘greencrude’ aviation fuel

It will include flight tests on a Rolls-Royce Pearl engine, with the energy efficiency, emissions criteria and low carbon credentials evaluated

Drax cuts down primary forests in Canada, BBC investigation finds

BBC Panorama claims that some of the wood pellets which are being burnt at Drax Power Station to produce electricity come from primary forests in Canada

US renewable production hit record high

Wind is the largest renewable energy source in the US, according to a new report

Copenhagen fails to deliver on 2025 carbon-neutrality target

This is after its carbon capture incinerator failed to receive state funding

‘Most low carbon heat tech produces no direct emissions’

That’s the claim of a new report, delving into the environmental impact of these technologies in use

UK to yield the power of biomass with new £37m package

Among the beneficiary projects is one which aims to accelerate the growth of elephant grass to produce sustainable fuel

Boeing and Alder Fuels partner to expand SAF production globally

They will test and qualify Alder-derived SAF using Boeing airlines and help advance policies to accelerate the transition to renewables in aviation