In brief: Coal-gas operator bought, renewables fund for Greater Manchester

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Big Pit - National Mining Museum of Wales

Landfill gas firm Infinis buys out coal-gas operator

The UK’s largest generator of landfill gas, Infinis, has agreed a deal to buy the country’s largest producer of coal-mine methane, expanding its gas capacity by 160MWe.
Infinis announced the deal to take over Alkane Energy on 5 March, said to worth about £125m.

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