Yealands Wine Group and Green Circle will showcase new pyrolysis equipment at the Climate Action Week Marlborough on 20 February.
“Immersion Experience: Yealands Estate Winery, Seddon and their journey to Climate Positive including a showcase of The Green Circle bio-char pilot.
Yealands Estate was the first winery in the world to be certified carboNZero from inception. Since 2008 it has made significant progress towards achieving its ambition of becoming carbon positive. Its wide-ranging sustainability activity incorporates utilisation of renewable energy produced on site, extensive biodiversity practices, innovative technology and key partnerships with industry and tertiary institutions.
The Green Circle is a waste up-cycling business which takes by-products from primary industry to create valuable products that are returned to the same ecosystem, creating a lower carbon economy.
The Green Circle will be showcasing their pyrolysis technology to demonstrate how waste streams can be converted to biochar.”
Yealands LinkedIn page has some background