Drax Power the UK's largest coal fired electricity producer will become the country's largest biomas generator.  Drax has plans to build 3 biomas fired power stations in a joint venture with Siemens.  Work will start in 2010 and the first site will be operating by 2014.  The fuel for the power stations will be forestry residue, agriculture by-products and energy crops.

800 MW of renewable energy is planed to be generated on land owned by the enviroment agency.

Carbon Reduction Commitment

Carbon reduction commitment registration packs which were suppose to go out in January 09 will now be going out in July 09 for all Half Hourly metered sites.