Avocet Renewables Ltd

Coston Hall, Norfolk, UK

This is the third farm-based anaerobic digestion opportunity brought to us by Greener for Life Energy Ltd (“GFLE”). GFLE is an AD consultant and plant developer.  

The investment funded a 499kW Combined Heat and Power ("CHP") generating facility plus a drier using heat from the CHP. It is processing c. 20,000 tonnes per annum of energy crop and agricultural wastes, animal manures, slurries, grass and maize silage to produce biogas which is used to generate and sell renewable electricity under the Feed in Tariff regime or used in driers under the Renewable Heat Incentive scheme. 

Ixora Energy Limited is the current asset manager.  

Key Facts

Sector: Renewables – Anaerobic Digestion 

Summary: 0.5MW Anaerobic Digestion combined heat and power plant  

Location: Coston Hall, Norfolk, UK  

Acquisition: July 2014  

Commissioned:  December 2014  

Revenues: Feed-in-Tariff (generation and export rates) & Renewable Heat Incentive