With just under two weeks to go before the deadline for applications to the AD & Biogas Industry Awards 2018, make sure you submit your entry to be recognised by your peers as an example of excellence and innovation in your field – or nominate worthy recipients! The winners will be announced at a glittering Awards Ceremony in Birmingham on 11th July.         

The Awards Ceremony is the perfect place to meet and share experiences with the other top names in AD, and to enjoy delicious food and drink. With some top-notch stand-up comedy thrown in for good measure, it promises to be a great night!

Check out this blog from ADBA Chief Executive Charlotte Morton on why the Awards are so important for celebrating the success of biogas around the world.

ENTER NOW – Entry deadline: 28th March 


There are 19 categories in this year’s competition. For the first time, we will be taking nominations for three categories (see below), so make sure you put forward those you think are particularly deserving. Have your say and vote as an industry for those incredible individuals!

UK & International categories

  • Best Food Waste Supply Chain Project
  • Best Process Optimisation in AD
  • Making the Most of Digestate
  • Making the Most of Biogas
  • AD Team of the Year
  • Best AD Support (Technical)
  • Best AD Support (Lega/Accounting/Consulting)
  • Research Project Award
  • Best Innovation in Biomethane NEW
  • Best Methane or Ammonia Emissions Management Project NEW

Nominate (or enter with endorsements) for:

  • AD Hero of the Year
  • Rising AD Star NEW

UK-only categories

  • Best UK Food & Drink Industry AD Project
  • Best On-Farm AD Plant
  • Best Food Waste AD Plant

Nominate (or enter with endorsements) for:

  • UK AD Plant Manager of the Year NEW

International-only categories

  • Best International Agricultural Plant
  • Best International Food Waste Plant NEW
  • Best International Collaborative Project NEW

The Awards are free to enter and are open to any individual, team, business or other organisation operating in the UK and/or global biogas industry, regardless of size or sector.

Simply complete the entry form along with your 1,500-word submission, which can include graphs and images, and send your 100-word synopsis for the Awards brochure to awards@adbioresources.org