Until now information on Anaerobic Digestion (AD) has been spread over different websites. Now, England’s Official Information Portal on Anaerobic Digestion, is a gateway to all the information about AD on one website.
The site www.biogas-info.co.uk was developed by us the National Non Food Crops Centre (NNFCC), with the support of Defra and DECC. It will save users time because it accesses the essential introductory information and details of where to find specialist advice. Users can find the information most relevant to them, whether a member of the public, a local government planner or a farmer.
Defra is the government department responsible for the environment, for food and farming, and for rural matters. Its priorities are to secure a healthy natural environment, a sustainable, low-carbon economy, a thriving farming sector and a sustainable, healthy and secure food supply.
DECC is the government department responsible for helping us to tackle the unprecedented challenges we face to our environment, our economy, and the future security of our energy supplies.
The National Non-Food Crops Centre (NNFCC) is the UK’s national centre for renewable fuels, materials and technologies. It provides independent advice and information to industry, Government and the general public.
Source: National Non Food Crops Centre, 2009-09-16.