Harnessing Anaerobic Digestion for Carbon Capture

Anaerobic digestion (AD) is well-known in the renewable energy field for turning organic waste into valuable biogas to provide green energy to homes and businesses. But its importance goes beyond just creating renewable energy. AD has a crucial role in carbon capture and storage (CCS), which can help us not just to balance but actually … Read more

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Come and Join the Privilege Team as Commercial/Corporate Contracts Manager!

We’re Hiring! We are seeking to recruit a Commercial/Corporate to join the Privilege team. Job Title Commercial/Corporate Contracts Manager Responsible To Head of Legal Reports None Salary Range £35-50K Summary of the role: Are you a Commercial/Corporate Contract Manager with experience of mergers and acquisitions, company/commercial law as well as drafting and negotiating contractual and … Read more

Award Recognises Rising Student Talent in the Renewables Sector

Two students have won a prestigious Climate Change Thought Leadership Award for their dissertation projects which look at pioneering solutions to climate change. Specialist anaerobic digestion (AD) and green project funder, Privilege Finance, run the awards each year to identify and nurture future leaders of the renewable energy industry. Privilege Finance’s chief executive officer, Chris … Read more

Green Policy Reversals Undermine Renewable Investment Warns Privilege Finance

Specialist anaerobic digestion (AD) and green energy funder, Privilege Finance, has responded to the Government’s significant reversal of net zero policies. Delaying prior commitments, including scrapping plans for consistent recycling collections, is short-sighted, says CEO of Privilege Finance, Chris Winward: “While we understand the need for a pragmatic approach to safeguarding public finances and economic … Read more

Chris Windward, CEO of Privilege Finance

Attleborough AD Plant Showcases Sustainable Solutions for Food Waste Management

Eco Verde Energy (EVE), a leading specialist operations and management provider for anaerobic digestion (AD) plants, has partnered with the Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association (ADBA) to host a local authority site visit to a new AD plant in Attleborough, Norfolk. The educational visit is part of a series of site visits organised by ADBA, … Read more

The Policy Landscape of AD

Anaerobic digestion (AD) can play a significant role in delivering the UK’s climate change reduction targets. Its potential contribution has been overlooked by the government in the past. For example: The technology rapidly expanded with the introduction of Feed-in Tariffs in 2010, but since then a lack of commitment and support from the government has … Read more

Balanced Approach Needed to Help Achieve Net Zero

By Chris Winward Following the government’s announcement of the Net Zero Growth Plan in March, it’s clear more needs to be done to recognise the role of Anaerobic Digestion (AD) in providing green energy. As we have seen previously, the strategy focusses on other forms of renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, but … Read more

Chris Winward

Deadline nears for student award grant programme

The deadline for entries into the Climate Change Thought Leadership Award for students is on the horizon, with the application window closing on 2 June 2023. Undergraduates, postgraduates and PhD students are all eligible to enter the award which is run by Privilege Finance. Candidates are required to complete a dissertation or research project focusing … Read more

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Harnessing Anaerobic Digestion for Carbon Capture

Discover how AD, traditionally celebrated for renewable energy, also holds the key to effective carbon capture and sequestration, offering a sustainable pathway for the future.

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Our stand has been awarded at the World Biogas Expo!

Privilege Finance and Eco Verde Energy (EVE) has been awarded a Net Zero classification at the World Biogas Expo.

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