Focus on Feedstock
Date: 1st November
Venue: Dunnington & Grimston Sports and Social Club
Join BioVale for a half-day workshop to discuss the issues around AD feedstock: how to get your feedstock right and what to do when you get it wrong. There will be a series of talks, followed by a question and answer session with the panel of speakers, networking and an ‘ask the expert’ session. During this session participants will be able to book a 10 minute, one-to-one session with any of the speakers to discuss their own issues or questions.
09:30 Coffee and Registration
10:00 Introduction to the BioVale AD SIG – Maggie Smallwood (BioVale)
10:10 Regulator requirements – Michael Goldsworthy (NNFCC)
10:30 Balancing your feedstock intake – Maryam Kabir (Aqua Enviro)
11:20 New technology for feedstock treatment – David Vaughan (Biorenewables Development Centre)
11:40 A practical look at how feeding the digester affects performance and the environment – Avril Banks (Ab-En)
12:00 Q & A/Discussion
12:30 Networking Lunch
13:00 ‘Ask the experts’ – Michael Goldsworthy (NNFCC), Maryam Kabir (Aqua Enviro), David Vaughan (Biorenewables Development Centre), Avril Banks (Ab-En) and Christine Parry (Amur). Amur will also be offering instant analysis on the quality of silage samples using a handheld silage analyser (NIR4AD).
This event is organised by BioVale’s Anaerobic Digestion Special Interest Group (AD SIG). The AD SIG serves those with an interest in the AD sector in the Yorkshire and Humber area. By registering for this event, you will automatically become a member of BioVale and receive the BioVale newsletter by email. Further details here on membership and terms and conditions.