24 Aug '11, 12am

Ministers urged to back biomass with subsidy certainty

The government has today been urged to give swift and stable support to the UK's emerging biomass industry, ahead of an upcoming review of renewable energy subsidies. The Back Biomass campaign, spearheaded by the Renewable Energy Association (REA), and supported by British Sugar, Drax. E.ON, Future Biogas, Estover Energy and RES Group, was launched yesterday. It is designed to raise the profile of biomass as a "proven, practical, secure source of low-carbon energy", which REA claims has been overlooked at times by ministers keen to focus on other forms of renewable energy. Speaking to BusinessGreen , REA head of policy Paul Thompson said the campaign wanted to ensure that a new subsidy reflected the positive vision that government indicated for biomass in the recently published Renewables Roadmap . That document said biomass could deliver 6GW of capacity by 2020 and named ...

Full article: http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/news/2103817/ministers-ur...

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