BUSINESS energy supplier Gazprom Energy, which has its UK base in Manchester has signed a 12-month power purchase agreement with a Scottish company.
Russian-owned Gazprom has agreed to buy 10 Megawatts of green energy from Scotland’s largest landfill gas site Avondale Environmental.
Avondale operates a waste landfill site in Polmont central Scotland and this amount of energy is enough to power thousands of micro and SME businesses.
Avondale generates renewable energy by harvesting methane from the ill site, which handles around 450,000 tonnes of municipal, commercial, industrial and hazardous waste every year.
Gazprom in green energy deal