UK AD Facilities

 

This is a list of anaerobic digestion (AD) facilities currently operating in the UK.  If you would like another facility to be added please email DBCC.

 

ADDC AD facility

Anaerobic Digestion Development Centre (ADDC)

England, North Yorkshire, Redcar, TS10 4RF

 

 100 kWe

Technology: Anaerobic Energy

2010

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Adnams Brewery AD facility

Adnams Brewery

England, Suffolk, Reydon, IP18 6JW

 12500 tpa

 548 kWe

Technology: Bio-Group

2010

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AFBI AD facility

Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI)

N.Ireland, Co. Down, Hillsborough, BT26 6DR

 5000 tpa

 23 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

2008

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APS Salads AD facility

APS Salads

England, Cheshire, Alderley Edge, CW10 0HS

 15000 tpa

 75 kWe

Technology: Biotech Power

2008

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Bank Farm AD facility

Clive Pugh

Wales, Powys, Montgomery, SY15 6TQ

 12000 tpa

 125 kWe

Technology: Own build

1991

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Bourne Effluent Treatment Plant

Christian Salveson Food Services Ltd

England, Lincolnshire, Bourne, PE10 0DJ

 

  kWe

Technology:

1993

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Branston AD facility

Branston Ltd

England, Lincolnshire, Branston, LN4 1NJ

 10000 tpa

 400 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

2009

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Bruichladdich Distillery AD facility

Bruichladdich Distillery

Scotland, Argyll, Isle of Islay, PA49 7UN

 12600 tpa

 85 kWe

Technology: Biowayste

2010

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BV Dairy AD facility

BV Dairy

England, Dorset, Shaftesbury, SP7 8QD

 33000 tpa

 190 kWe

Technology: Clearfleau

2011

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Cannington bio energy AD facility

Cannington bio energy

England, Somerset, Bridgewater, TA5 2NJ

 50000 tpa

 1300 kWe

Technology:

2009

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Carr Farm AD facility

Carr Farm

England, Preston, Warton, FY8 5RP

 16000 tpa

 800 kWe

Technology: Farmgen

2010

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Cassington AD facility

Agrivert Ltd.

England, Oxfordshire, Cassington, OX29 4EB

 45000 tpa

 2100 kWe

Technology: Biogas Weser-Ems

2010

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Clayton Hall Farm AD facility

Clayton Hall Farm

England, West Yorkshire, Huddersfield, HD8 9QE

 10000 tpa

 400 kWe

Technology:

2011

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Cockle Park Farm AD facility

Newcastle University

England, Northumberland, Morpeth, NE61 3EA

 7750 tpa

 85 kWe

Technology: Marches Biogas

2010

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Coed Top Hill AD facility

Caerphilly County Borough Council

Wales, Gelligaer, CF82 8FY

 

  kWe

Technology:

2006

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Copys Green Farm AD facility

J.F. Temple & Sons Ltd

England, Norfolk, Wells-Next-The-Sea, NR23 1NY

 14000 tpa

 200 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

2009

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Corsock Farm AD facility

Corsock Farm

Scotland, Kirkcudbrightshire, Dalbeattie, DG5 4NR

 80 tpa

 150 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

2005

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Creed AD facility

Western Isles Council

Scotland, Isle of Lewis, Stornoway, HS2 9JB

 20000 tpa

 250 kWe

Technology: Linde

2007

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Crouchland Farm AD facility

Crouchland Farm

England, West Sussex, Billinghurst, RH14 0LE

 25000 tpa

 1000 kWe

Technology: Biogas-Nord

2010

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Cumbernauld AD facility

Shanks

Scotland, Glasgow, G67 3EN

 80000 tpa

 2500 kWe

Technology: Energen Biogas

2011

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Deer Park Nursery AD facility

BioWayste Ltd

England, Northamptonshire, Northampton, NN6 7SQ

 

  kWe

Technology:

2009

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Deerdykes Composting & Organics AD facility

Scottish Water

Scotland, Cumbernauld, Deerdykes, G68 9HN

 30000 tpa

 1000 kWe

Technology: Monsal

2009

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Didcot Sewage Works AD facility

Thames Water

England, Oxfordshire, Didcot, OX11

 33000 tpa

  kWe

Technology: Chesterfield Biogas

2010

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Dimmer Landfill Site AD facility

Dimmer Landfill Site

England, Somerset, Castle Cary, BA7 7NR

 15000 tpa

 513 kWe

Technology: Organic Power

2010

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Dryholme farm AD facility

Farmgen

England, Cumbria, Siloth, CA7 4PZ

 32000 tpa

 1200 kWe

Technology: Farmgen

2011

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Emerald Biogas Energy Park AD facility

Emerald Biogas Ltd

England, County Durham, Newton Aycliffe, DL5 6UD

 

  kWe

Technology:

2011

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Farington Waste Recover Park AD facility

Global Renewables

England, Lancashire, Leyland, PR26 6TB

 105000 tpa

 1900 kWe

Technology: Global Renewables

2010

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Gask Farm AD facility

John Rennies & Sons Farmers Ltd

Scotland, Aberdeenshire, Turriff, AB53 8BP

 15000 tpa

 460 kWe

Technology: Weltech Biopower

2006

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Girvan Distilliery AD facility

William Grant & Sons Distillers Ltd

Scotland, Ayrshire, Girvan, KA26 9PT

 30000 tpa

 2800 kWe

Technology:

2009

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Great Ynys Farm AD faciity

Ynergy Ltd

England, Herefordshire, Hereford, HR2 8EP

 4700 tpa

 250 kWe

Technology: ENERG-Y PlanET Biogastechnick

 

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Green Tye AD facility

Guy & Wright Ltd

England, Hertfordshire, Bishop Stortford, SG10 6JJ

 13000 tpa

 500 kWe

Technology: Hennock Industries

2009

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Harper Adams AD facility

Harper Adams (Energy) Ltd

England, Shropshire, Newport, TF10 8NB

 25000 tpa

 495 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

2011

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Holsworthy AD facility

AnDigestion

England, Devon, Holsworthy, EX22 7HH

 80000 tpa

 3900 kWe

Technology: Andigestion

2002

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Homeleaze Farm AD facility

Homeleaze Farm (H&Q Farming)

England, Gloucestershire, Cirencester, GL7 5DF

 18000 tpa

 350 kWe

Technology:

2011

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JWW Farms AD facility

JWW Farms Ltd

N.Ireland, Co. Armagh, Armargh, BT60 4QZ

 

 250 kWe

Technology: Moore Biosystems

2011

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Knockrivoch Farm AD facility

Knockrivoch Farm

Scotland, Ayrshire, Saltcoats, KA21 6NH

 480 tpa

 150 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

2006

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Langage Farm AD facility

Langage Farm

England, Devon, Plymouth, PL7 5AY

 20000 tpa

 500 kWe

Technology: Finsterwalder Umwelttechnik

2010

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Linstock Castle AD facility

Linstock Castle AD Ltd.

England, Cumbria, Carlisle, CA6 4PZ

 

  kWe

Technology:

2011

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Little Woolden Hall AD facility

Jepson Brothers Ltd.

England, Cheshire, Warrington, WA3 5AR

 

 85 kWe

Technology:

2006

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Local Generation AD facility

Local Generation Ltd

England, Cambridgeshire, March, PE15 0BA

 30000 tpa

 1500 kWe

Technology: Monsal

2011

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Lochside Farm AD facility

Integrated Biogen Ltd

Scotland, Morayshire, Elgin, IV30 5PT

 1000 tpa

 175 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

 

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Lodge Farm AD facility

Fre-energy Ltd

Wales, Wrexham, Wrexham, LL13 9YL

 1450 tpa

 125 kWe

Technology: Fre-Energy

2010

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Lowbrook Farm AD facility

Farmergy Ltd

England, Dorset, Blandford Forum, DT11 0TQ

 12000 tpa

 370 kWe

Technology: Biogas-Nord

2008

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Lower Reule Farm AD facility

Lower Reule Bioenergy

England, Staffordshire, Gnossall, ST20 0EA

 30000 tpa

 1300 kWe

Technology: Weltech Biopower

2010

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Ludlow AD facility (Biocycle)

BiogenGreenfinch

England, Shropshire, Ludlow, SY8 1XE

 5000 tpa

 200 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

2006

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Mauri Products AD facility

Mauri Products Ltd

England, Yorkshire, Hull, HU7 0XW

 20000 tpa

 850 kWe

Technology: Heat & Power

2006

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McCain Foods AD facility

McCain Foods

England, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, PE7 2PG

 

 1063 kWe

Technology: Lagoon

2010

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Melbury Bioenergy AD facility

Melbury Bioenergy Ltd

England, Lincolnshire, Stamford, DT2 0LU

 22000 tpa

 500 kWe

Technology: Biogas-Nord

2010

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Miekle Laught Farm AD facility

Miekle Laught Farm

Scotland, Ayrshire, Saltcoats, KA21 6NF

 190 tpa

 15 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

2005

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Morkery Wood Liquid Waste AD facility

C. J. Grindal

England, Lincolnshire, Grantham, NG33 5LS

 

  kWe

Technology:

1994

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North British Distillery AD facility

North British Distillery (NBD)

Scotland, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH11 2PX

 9855 tpa

 3400 kWe

Technology: Hydrothane

2010

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Northacre Resource Recovery Centre AD facility

Northacre Resource Recovery Centre

England, Wiltshire, Westbury, BA13 4WD

 

  kWe

Technology:

2009

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Northwick Estate AD facility

Northwick Estate

England, Gloucestershire, Moreton-in-Marsh, GL56 9TR

 45000 tpa

 1000 kWe

Technology: MT-Energi

2010

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Orchard House Foods AD facility

Orchard House Foods

England, Northamptonshire, Corby, NN17 4SW

 146000 tpa

  kWe

Technology: Biowayste

2010

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Organic Power Demonstration AD facility

Organic Power

England, Somerset, Horsington, BA8 0EW

 1825 tpa

  kWe

Technology: Organic Power

2002

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Poplars AD facility

Biffa

England, Staffordshire, Cannock, WS11 8NQ

 120000 tpa

 6000 kWe

Technology: Ros Roca

2011

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Quarrington Biogas AD facility

P. Johnson

England, County Durham, Durham, DH^ 5NN

 

  kWe

Technology:

2010

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Rainbarrow Farm AD facility

J. V. Energen Llp

England, Dorset, Dorchester, DT2 9JF

 

  kWe

Technology:

2011

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Reaseheath College AD facility

Reaseheath College

England, Cheshire, Nantwich, CW5 6DF

 8000 tpa

 50 kWe

Technology: Marches Biogas

2011

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ReFood AD faciity

ReFood

England, Yorkshire, Doncaster, DN5 9SW

 50000 tpa

 2800 kWe

Technology: Re-Food

2011

 

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Reydon AD facility

C.R.S. Bio Ltd

England, Suffolk, Reydon, IP18 6SG

 

  kWe

Technology:

2010

 

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Rogerstone AD facility

In-Source Energy (Premier Foods)

Wales, Gwent, Rogerstone, NP10 9SA

 8500 tpa

 500 kWe

Technology: EnviTec Biogas

2011

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Roseisle Speyside Whisky Distillery AD facility

Roseisle Speyside Whisky Distillery

Scotland, Morayshire, Roseisle, IV30 5YP

 474000 tpa

  kWe

Technology: Paques

 

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Rothwell Lodge Farm

Fernbrook Bio Ltd

England, Northamptonshire, Kettering, NN14 1SS

 30000 tpa

 1500 kWe

Technology: Weltech Biopower

2010

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Ryes Farm AD facilitiy

Ryes Farm

Scotland, Dumfries & Galloway, Dumfries, DG2 8AP

 730 tpa

 150 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

2005

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Sandhill AD facility

GWE Biogas Ltd

England, East Yorkshire, Driffield, YO25 9DR

 50000 tpa

 2100 kWe

Technology: NES GmbH

2010

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Scottish & Southern Energy AD facility

Scottish and Southern energy (SSE)

Scotland, Ayshire, Barkip, KA24 4JJ

 75000 tpa

 2000 kWe

Technology: Xergi

2011

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Sefter Farm AD facility

Barfoot Energy Ltd

England, West Sussex, Bognor Regis, PO21 3PX

 25500 tpa

 1100 kWe

Technology: MT-Energi

2010

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Smerrill Dairy AD facility

Kemble Farms

England, Gloucestershire, Cirencester, GL7 6BD

 15000 tpa

 300 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

2008

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Sorbie Farm AD facility

Sorbie Farm Dairies

Scotland, Ayshire, Salcoats, KA22 7NP

 480 tpa

 150 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

2006

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Stanley's Quarry AD facility

I. Bond

England, Gloucestershire, Chipping Campden, GL55 6UR

 

  kWe

Technology:

1010

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Ugley Landfill Site AD facility

Biffa Waste Services Ltd

England, Hertfordshire, Bishops Stortford, CM22 6HT

 

  kWe

Technology:

2001

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Yaidon Farm AD facility

Mayglothling Waste Ltd

England, Herefordshire, Kington, HR5 3LH

 

  kWe

Technology:

2011

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Staples Vegetables AD facility

Staples Vegetables

England, Lincolnshire, Boston, PE22 9HE

 46000 tpa

 1400 kWe

Technology: Xergi

2010

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Stockport AD facility

Fairfield Bio Energy

England, Greater Manchester, Stockport,

 12500 tpa

  kWe

Technology: Bio-Group

2012

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Stoke Bardolph AD facility

Severn Trent Water

England, Nottinghamshire, Stoke Bardolph, NG14 5HA

 37000 tpa

 2000 kWe

Technology: Schmack Biogas

2010

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Swancote Energy AD facility

Swancote Energy Ltd

England, Shropshire, Swancote,

 

 1000 kWe

Technology: MT-Energi

2011

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Thorton Waste Technology Park AD facility

Global Renewables

England, Lancashire, Thornton, FY7 8RY

 105000 tpa

 1900 kWe

Technology: Global Renewables

2010

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Turquoy Westray Farm AD facility

Tuquoy Westray Farm

Scotland, Orkney Isles, Westray, KW17 2DF

 1000 tpa

 6 kWe

Technology: Heat & Power

2006

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Twinwoods Farm AD facility

BiogenGreenfinch

England, Bedfordshire, Milton Ernest, MK44 1YU

 42000 tpa

 1700 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

2006

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Walford Farm AD facility

Walford & North Shropshire College

England, Shropshire, Shrewsbury, SY4 2HL

 

 100 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

1994

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Wanlip AD facility

Biffa Waste Services Ltd

England, Leicestershire, Leicester, LE7 4PF

 40000 tpa

 1500 kWe

Technology: Severn Trent Water ???

2004

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Waterbeach AD facility

AnDigestion

England, Cambridgeshire, Waterbeach, CB25 9PG

 6000 tpa

 100 kWe

Technology: Andigestion

 

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Westwood AD facility

Benfordia Farms

England, Northamptonshire, Rushden, NN10 0SQ

 45000 tpa

 2000 kWe

Technology: BiogenGreenfinch

2009

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Windover Farm AD facility

Bioplex

England, Hampshire, Stockbridge, SO20 6DJ

 1500 tpa

 50 kWe

Technology: Bioplex

 

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