REA Biomass is the member forum for the UK’s biomass power sector, the second largest source of renewable electricity in Britain. It works to promote a better understanding of biomass energy and its benefits to the UK.
It represents nearly 200 owners, operators, suppliers, contractors and investors in the UK’s international biomass supply chain. Between them, our members are responsible for around 7 – 9% of Britain’s electricity supply. They are focused on furthering the success of the UK’s biomass industry by working with government, politicians, media, academics and others.
NEWS & PRESS RELEASES — Nov 18, 2019
The REA wholeheartedly welcomes Labour’s announcement to dedicate an apprenticeship scheme to climate change specific jobs and, in particular, the focus on upskilling existing workers.
NEWS & PRESS RELEASES — Nov 14, 2019
The REA welcomes the Green Party’s policy announcement today, to appoint a Carbon Chancellor. They have identified a weak link in the UK’s ambitions to decarbonise the country; the Treasury.
NEWS & PRESS RELEASES — Nov 01, 2019
In advance of the upcoming election, the REA is urging all political parties to adopt five manifesto pledges or risk missing the UK’s legally binding Net Zero targets.
REPORTS AND PUBLICATIONS
Nov 1, 2019
REA 2019 Election Manifesto
Nov 1, 2019
A summary of the Environment Bill aims, outlined in July 2019 and brought forward in the Queen’s Speech 2019.
Oct 31, 2019
Ofgem Publishes Response to Water Meter Open Letter