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  • Funding for farmers to turn waste into energy

    Farmers can now obtain funding to set up small anaerobic digestion (AD) plants under a government-funded loan scheme. The £3 million initiative allows farmers to apply for up to £400,000 to help them finance on-site AD technology, which can save money on energy costs and even boost  income if they export electricity to the grid. In addition, farmers can use the bio-fertiliser produced by the AD process to replace some of the artificial fertilisers they would otherwise buy. Environment Secretary, Owen Paterson, ...

    Posted at October 12, 2013 | By : | Categories : News | Comments Off on Funding for farmers to turn waste into energy