Drax secures biomass shipping deal

Peel Ports Logistics has secured a deal with Drax to become the shipping agency service provider for biomass vessels arriving in Liverpool

UK approves Drax BECCS planning application

The UK Secretary of State for Energy Security and Net Zero has granted approval for Drax Power Station’s plans to convert biomass units to bioenergy with carbon capture and storage

Stora Enso pledges net zero emissions by 2040

It has become a signatory of The Climate Pledge and remains committed to deliver on its existing 2030 target to reduce absolute Scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions by 50%

Drax partners with Port of Tyne for biomass imports

In a new four-year agreement, the Port of Tyne will annually import up to one million tonnes of biomass via rail for delivery to the Drax power station

Net zero requires action, not just talk

At the Big Zero Show, Aston University Professor, Patricia Thornley, rethinks carbon’s reputation, says it will continue to play a role in a net zero future

Toyota and Exxon partner for ‘low carbon’ petrol engines

They claim the fuel blends that the cars could use would produce 75% less carbon emissions than regular petrol

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MPs say ‘time to rethink biomass subsidies’

This follows huge £893m profits from subsidies in 2021

Fukushima now turning rice into low carbon plastic?

The rice that cannot be consumed is being used as plastic by businesses across Japan

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