05/07/2016– Lack of controls in heat scheme to cost NI public millions
Stormont’s failure to control the renewable heat incentive (RHI) scheme will hit the Northern Ireland block grant by £140m over the next five years, auditors have found. Read more
17/06/2016– BENI host Brash processing demonstration at Shanes Castle Estate
A brash chipping demonstration was recently held at Shanes Castle Estate, Co. Antrim. The event was organised by BENI and one of its members from the local area, Glendale Tree services, Randalstown. The event was held for anyone actively involved or interested in the biomass sector, showcasing a very informative day and a great networking opportunity for those involved within the sector. Read more
31/03/2016- Northern Ireland’s Top ‘Green’ Organisations announced at the 2016 Action Renewables Awards Read More
10/03/2016- DECC publish a UK consultation on proposed reforms to domestic and non-domestic RHI. Read the full consultation document
08/03/2016- BENI attend the Biomass event at CAFRE, Enniskillen Read more here
The workshop focused on ‘Making the best use of using renewable heat from biomass, Production and Utilisation’. The event offered a great learning opportunity for those involved in the biomass sector.