Bioenergy carbon capture usage and storage (CCUS / BECCS)
McKinsey & Company interview with Drax Group CEO Will Gardiner [July 2020]A power company’s potent vision: From neutral to negative emissions
National Grid ESO: Future Energy Scenarios report [July 2020]The UK cannot achieve net zero in any scenario without negative emissions from BECCS
Drax frequently asked questions (FAQs)
Energy and climate policy
Forests and biomass
Bioenergy at the centre of EU renewable energy policy [January 2018 letter signed by 63 scientists via EURACTIV]
Catchment Area Analysis of Forest Management and Market Trends: The US South’s biomass sourcing areas analysed [December 2020]
Forest Carbon 201: Land Use Effects of Wood Product Markets [March 2021]A review of how markets for durable wood products in the United States alter land uses and carbon sinks in the built environment and forests, and the associated climate impacts.
ForestScope: Discover the steps we take to ensure our wood pellet supply chain is better for our forests, our planet and our future
IEA Bioenergy - Campaigns questioning the use of woody biomass for energy are missing key facts [February 2021]
Independent Advisory Board on Sustainable BiomassDrax has established an Independent Advisory Board to provide advice on sustainable biomass and its role in Drax’s transition to net zero emissions.
What are the impacts of the wood pellet industry on biodiversity in Southeastern USA? A systematic evidence synthesis [November 2020]
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