27 Jul '17, 9am

Biofuels - Biomethane must be central to UK Clean Air Strategy say ADBA - Renewable Energy Magazine, at the heart

“The use of biomethane derived from well-managed feedstocks as vehicular fuel can help to reduce the scandalous levels of air pollution we see in towns and cities across the UK, costing thousands of lives each year” said ADBA Chief Executive Charlotte Morton. “Local authorities reading the Government’s air quality plans now have the perfect opportunity to follow the example of Nottingham City Transport and others in rolling out biomethane-fuelled municipal bus fleets, which can make huge improvements to air quality in the UK’s towns and cities. Over the short to medium term, biomethane presents the only practical means of decarbonising HGVs, buses and non-road mobile machinery. While biomethane has the potential to power every HGV in the country and some pioneers have grasped this opportunity, far more support is needed from government to make it easier for others to follo...

Full article: https://www.renewableenergymagazine.com/biofuels/biometha...

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