anaerobic digester process efficiency News

  • First anaerobic digestion plant

    The Hereford-based company, Ynergy Ltd, has just commissioned a new anaerobic digestion (AD) plant to convert chicken litter and maize silage into biogas for renewable electricity and heat generation. The green electricity will power the farm’s poultry houses and AD system, with a 90% surplus sold to the National Grid, while the captured waste heat will provide warmth for the chicken ...


    By PlanET Biogas

  • Stepping up Investments for Anaerobic Digestion

    The industry awaits news in the government’s forthcoming Budget on 8 July of future funding for the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI). Ex energy minister and ADBA advisor, Chris Huhne, warned of policy changes ahead while reassuring delegates of the government’s stated commitment to renewables in general and to its climate change obligations. Speaking of the ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Stepping up Investments for Anaerobic Digestion

    1.6 million Tonnes of food are now being recycled through AD compared to 0.3-0.4 million tonnes in 2010, but waste policy in England is holding up investment compared to Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The industry awaits news in the government’s forthcoming Budget on 8 July of future funding for the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI). Ex energy minister and ADBA ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • New generation efficiency piston-bubble gas mixer for anaerobic digester and other process tanks at WEFTEC

    From the inventor of gas piston-bubble draft tube mixers comes the new, patented Claro Big Bubble Gun Mixer that significantly reduces sludge disposal volumes and disposal costs, provides greater volatile solids destruction and overall biogas production, reduces sludge dewatering costs and presents almost no oversight or maintenance requirements. Already implemented at large and small wastewater ...


    By Claro Inc

  • Hilary Benn announces funding for anaerobic digestion

    Environment Secretary Hilary Benn has announced that five successful anaerobic digestion projects will receive Government grants to create energy from waste. The grants are being awarded under the £10 million Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs anaerobic digestion demonstration programme, and form part of wider plans to tackle food waste and packaging. Defra selected the five ...

  • Fife Council to generate high efficiency renewable heat and power from anaerobic digestion

    Fife Council has appointed ENER-G to supply a high efficiency combined heat and power (CHP) system for its new anaerobic digestion facility at Lochhead landfill site in Dunfermline. The ENER-G biogas generation system will utilise an ...


    By ENER-G

  • Green and pleasant recycling announce 15,000 tonne anaerobic digestion plant

    Green and Pleasant Recycling have announced plans to build a 15,000 tonne anaerobic digestion plant on Bocaddon farm in Looe, Cornwall. The £1.5m project is currently undergoing the final stages of planning permission at Cornwall Council, and will involve the construction of three part-buried digestion tanks, in order to process local food waste, as well as 8,000 tonnes a year of ...

  • North British Distillery wins national recognition for anaerobic digestion (AD)

    North British Distillery and HydroThane UK have won a major industry award for an anaerobic digestion (AD) project - developed in partnership with biogas digester specialist ENER-G. The Edinburgh Scotch ...


    By ENER-G

  • Leading Anaerobic digestion firm calls for ban on food waste to landfill

    Localised collection rules are hampering the plans to build 40 anaerobic digestion plants, warns Tamar Energy. The UK government has been called upon by the UK’s first large-scale anaerobic digestion developer, asking to ban food waste from landfill to help the UK meets its 2020 renewable energy targets. The government were called upon after they unveiled its second annual progress report ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • Geotech webinar: Tapping into New Power Capacity from Anaerobic Digestion

    Geotech, the market leading supplier of anaerobic digestion gas monitoring equipment in the UK will be hosting a webinar titled ‘Tapping into New Power Capacity from Anaerobic Digestion’ in collaboration with the Institute of Chemical Engineers’ (IChemE) Water Special Interest Group on Thursday, 8th December 2016 at 09:00-10:00 GMT. The ...


    By Geotech

  • NOV supplies more Mono™ pumps to major anaerobic digestion operator

    NOV provided a pair of their Mono™ progressing cavity pumps, which are helping to manage some 12,000 tonnes of material each year, including 7,500 tonnes of food waste from North Somerset Council, at a major waste recycling plant in Weston-super-Mare. An EZstrip™ transfer pump and a Compact C range pump have been installed as part of an Anaerobic ...


  • Geotech invites global ad & engineering professionals to tap into new power capacity from anaerobic digestion in new webinar

    Geotech, the market leading supplier of anaerobic digestion gas monitoring equipment in the UK will be hosting a webinar titled ‘Tapping into New Power Capacity from Anaerobic Digestion’ in collaboration with the Institute of Chemical Engineers’ (IChemE) Water Special Interest Group on Thursday, 8th December 2016 at 09:00-10:00 GMT. The webinar will engage over 100 ...


    By Geotech

  • ENER-G launches funded Anaerobic Digestion solution to tackle rising energy and effluent costs

    Anaerobic digestion (AD)  technology -  that can combat rising water effluent and energy costs - is being made available to the processing industry at no capital cost. Biogas utilisation specialist ENER-G has launched a complete outsourced ...


    By ENER-G

  • Ovivo signs an Exclusive Licensing Arrangement with DC Water for their Patented Post-aerobic Digestion Process – DigestivorePAD

    Ovivo Inc. (“Ovivo”), a global provider of water treatment equipment, technology and systems, is pleased to announce the signing of an exclusive licensing arrangement with the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (“DC Water”) for their patented post-aerobic digestion process. Marketed under the brand name DigestivorePAD™, this revolutionary approach to ...

  • Added efficiency to wastewater nutrient recovery

    ThermoEnergy has introduced Thermo ARP, a high-efficiency process for recovering nutrients from wastewater. The process is designed for use with agricultural, industrial and municipal anaerobic digesters where the wastewater stream may require a simpler treatment strategy for ammonia removal.  The addition of the new Thermo ARP to the existing ARP system which is currently being ...


  • Imtech: order of 77 million euro for high-tech energy-efficient waste processing plant in Warsaw

    Gouda - Imtech (IM-AE, technical services provider in and outside Europe) announces that at the end of 2011 it has been commissioned by Finalsa S.A. for the realisation of all technical solutions in one of the most advanced waste processing plants in the world. This plant will be built near Warsaw in Poland and is capable of processing approximately 120,000 tons of waste (MSW, Municipal Solid ...


    By Royal Imtech N.V

  • Leading Edge with Processing Technology

    On 5 August, the "Longchamps" biomethane plant in the Franche-Comté region in eastern France went live. Thus, 70 standard m3/h are now continually supplied to the natural gas grid of the French gas distributor GrDF (Gaz réseau Distribution France). Plant operator David Peterschmitt uses about 6,000 t of agricultural leftovers a year for the production of biogas from anaerobic ...


    By Weltec Biopower GmbH

  • CleanWorld Opens Nation’s Largest Commercial High Solid Waste-to-Energy Digester

    CleanWorld today officially opened the nation’s largest commercial-scale, high solid anaerobic digestion (AD) system at the ...


  • Severn Trent increase sludge screening efficiency

    A new sludge screening system has resulted in Severn Trent Water significantly increasing the efficiency of sludge screening operations at Minworth Sewage Treatment Works on the outskirts of Birmingham. Since the new sludge screen has been introduced by Severn Trent the company has reported significant operational efficiencies as a result of increased screenings removal from the imported sludge, ...


    By CDEnviro

  • Portable biogas monitoring for process control & analysis

    Regular, reliable and accurate monitoring of biogas yield is essential for optimising process performance, treatment and control. There are many solutions and products available using the latest gas measurement techniques however not all are reliable, maintain the required accuracy or assist with minimising potential downtime. Biogas is produced by anaerobic digestion of biodegradable materials, ...


    By Geotech

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