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The ADE Team visit Cardiff Energy Recovery Facility The ADE Team met with member Viridor to see the Cardiff Energy Recovery Facility (ERF), which is the largest ERF in Wales treating waste from local authority and local business contracts. News - ADE News Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Power Responsive Annual Report 2016: Demand Side Flexibility The report explores the activities of Power Responsive in its first year and looks ahead to the opportunities for year two. It also includes insights from participating customers and the energy industry. News - Market News Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT UK’s first certified 100% renewable electricity product launched for sustainable businesses SmartestEnergy this week launches the UK’s first 100% renewable electricity product with independent certification, from sustainability experts the Carbon Trust. News - Market News Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Ofgem launches new Supplier Cost Index Ofgem has published its new Supplier Cost Index (SCI) which tracks ongoing trends in the main elements of costs that energy suppliers face. News - UK Policy Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT District Heating, Cooling and Power for London by Royal Danish Embassy This two-day event (8 – 9 February) focuses on the practical ways for new and existing development to reach low and zero carbon using tri-generation and heat networks, bringing in the experience of Danish companies as well as new London examples. News - Market News Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Policy Officer Position Closing soon! The Association for Decentralised Energy (ADE) is recruiting a Policy Officer to support the team in delivering an exciting and ambitious programme of policy development and stakeholder engagement. News - ADE News Jobs Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Veolia acquires Cynergin to boost energy growth As part of its strategy for growth and customer development, Veolia has acquired Cynergin, the leading energy services company and Energy Performance Contract (EPC) specialist. News - Market News Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT BEIS Announces Heat Networks Delivery Unit funding is now open Reminder | The Department of Business Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has announced that round 7 of the HNDU is now open to applications. All local authorities in England and Wales can apply for support. News - UK Policy Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Seminar shows how to make district heating pay for both operators and residents How local authorities and housing associations can achieve financial viability for district heating schemes, while ensuring fair pricing for residents, will be addressed at a free breakfast seminar in central London on Wednesday 25 January. News - Market News Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Ofgem Consultation Letter on the Supplemental Balancing Reserve and Demand Side Balancing Reserve Consultation letter from Ofgem which sets out the proposed approach to removing the Supplemental Balancing Reserve (SBR) and Demand Side Balancing Reserve (DSBR) cost recovery arrangements for 2017/18. News - UK Policy Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Round Two of the Infrastructure Systems competition from InnovateUK InnovateUK is to invest up to £15m in innovation relating to infrastructure systems. News - Market News Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Ofgem Announces: Future arrangements for the electricity system operator: its role and structure Ofgem has set out an approach by which National Grid’s system operator (SO) role can be further separated from its transmission owner (TO) functions. News - UK Policy Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Euroheat and Power Country by Country Survey “Country by Country” is the most comprehensive compilation of statistics and analysis on the district heating and cooling market in more than 30 countries. EHP are now collecting data for the 2017 version and have requested ADE members and Associates to contribute to the data collection where possible. News - ADE News Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Draft Consultation Response | Smart Energy Call for Evidence The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and Ofgem are consulting on their joint Smart Energy Call for Evidence, which outlines Government’s plans to increase participation of flexibility providers in energy markets where it benefits consumers. The ADE have prepared a draft response to the Call for Evidence, which we would welcome member feedback and comments on. News - ADE News Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Change of Ministerial Responsibilities BEIS The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy have published updated ministerial responsible for Jesse Norman MP and Lord Prior. News - UK Policy Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Switch2 Energy achieves triple for international management standards Switch2 has been awarded the ISO 14001:2015 environmental and OHSAS 18001: 2007 health and safety accreditations. These international standards have been integrated with the company's existing ISO 9001:2015 quality management system to mark a triple achievement. News - Market News Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT HRH The Princess Royal officially opens the Battlefield Energy Recovery Facility The site, developed by Veolia, the UK’s leading resource management company, on behalf of Shropshire Council has been built with the latest recovery technology to help transform residents’ residual waste into a resource. News - Market News Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT ADE draft consultation response | SAP 2016 Government published a consultation on proposed changes to SAP on 16th of November 2016. SAP is the software used to assess compliance of new homes with Part L of the Building Regulations (Conservation of fuel and power). News - ADE News Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT BESA publishes district heating standard The Building Engineering Services Association (BESA) has been chosen to publish the UK’s first test standard for Heat Interface Units (HIUs). News - Market News Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT CHP provides the vital ingredient for global manufacturer of food and beverages Edina Group, have recently won a contract to supply and install a 1200kWe CHP plant at one of Ireland’s largest, and world leading suppliers of ingredients for the food and pharmaceutical industries. News - Market News Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT