Farming is one of the most energy intensive industries in operation today. As these energy costs continue to rise, increasing numbers of farmers are looking for alternative energy sources in order to reduce their bills, as well as their carbon emissions.
The event will:
Explain how each of the renewable energy sources work
Show how alternative energy solutions can save money on fuel costs
Outline how farmers and landowners can earn extra income by supplying a renewable energy to the national grid.
Debate about these issues with other farmers and landowners
Have access to practical workshops on each energy type
Hear key people from industry speak about all the opportunities available and how to make them work for you.
Attractions at the 2015 event will include:
A two-day multi-streamed conference,where keynote presentations will be followed by panel debates on wind, hydro, solar, biomass, biogas, heat pumps, energy crops, finance & planning. Please find the full conference programme for both days below.
An exhibition of more than 160 product/service suppliers representing the renewables market. The current list of exhibitors can be viewed here.
Agrid connection workshop, providing participants with the opportunity to discuss grid connection issues with experts and understand the the processes, time scales and possible constraints involved. Companies taking part include Ofgem, Western Power Distribution and the National Grid.
A renewables advice clinic, in which a team of experts will be on hand to discuss visitor’s projects or ideas on a one to one basis. CLICK HERE to find out which experts will be answering your queries
A dedicated DECC RHI zone, manned by DECC and Ofgem, on hand to answer questions on RHI policy and implementation, and providing information on biomass sustainability
Energy Now Expo is organising a charity tractor and trailer fund-raising drive for Forage Aid. The drive will begin at Sedgemoor and finish in Telford at the Expo on February 11th, stopping at renewable schemes and companies on the way to collect donations.