biogas-to-grid News

  • Smart grid to the next level

    Making a smart grid for smart and sustainable energy supply has reached the next level now that for the city of Lelystad a consortium of thirteen partners have agreed to work together. Their ‘Grand Design’ for sustainable energy and infrastructure was created in May this year, and consists of three parts: making (existing) buildings sustainable, use the available biogas in the ...

  • Leveraging Data in Moving Towards the Smart City

    Cities, no matter what size, all want to use data to inform their day-to-day operations and strategic forecasting. Most megacities have already developed the organizational, technical, and analytical foundations to leverage their data while some of the small to medium cities are still working to develop that capability.  A special panel session at the  ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • First EnviTec biogas plant with gas upgrading facility on the grid in England

    Premiere in England: after just six months of construction, the first biogas plant with a gas upgrading facility from Lower Saxony’s EnviTec Biogas AG is on the grid near Ipsden, Oxfordshire, England. Project developer David Bermingham and his funders from London’s Ingenious Renewable Energy group did not signal the start of the construction of the biomethane plant, with an initial ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Renewable Biogas

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Renewable Biogas ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Renewable Biogas

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Renewable Biogas ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Smart Grid for Water Vs the Electric Smart Grid

    In the run up to the World Water-Tech North America, we will be sharing with you contributions from pioneers in the Water-Tech industry. This week, FATHOM share insights from their latest whitepaper on The Smart Grid for Water and how it differs from the electric smart grid in design, ...


    By Rethink Events Ltd.

  • EnviTec Biogas takes over biogas plants in Germany

    From September 1st, three 526-kilowatt (kW) sites have boosted company-owned operations at EnviTec Biogas AG in Lower Saxony. With the takeover of the three biogas plants formerly operated by the agri.capital Group in Sukow, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, the Lohne-based biogas all-rounder has an output from company-owned operations of 58 MW. Constructed in 2006 by EnviTec, the plants run on an input ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Australia’s Smart Grid Opportunity

    Australia is now considered to be one of the world leaders in technology, comparable only to the United States in terms of smart grid innovation. Last year they received from the Federal Government a National Energy Efficiency Initiative of AU$100 million to develop a smart-grid energy network. A recent study, conducted by IDC, polled utility leaders from Australia, about their major initiatives, ...


    By GDS International

  • Wanted: GOLD for smart grid

    As John McDonald tells it, smart grid needs GOLD. And he's not talking money. GOLD stands for Graduates of the Last Decade, the technology savvy, risk-taking engineers and technicians who may be among the greatest benefactors of the new smart grid movement. While most recent college graduates face dismal employment prospects, for the GOLD kids, the job market is, well, golden. 'I've never seen ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Smart grid renewables integration

    Smart grid technologies are often portrayed as being vital to the efforts to increase renewable energy production, yet this aspect of the smart grid is the least developed. Massive amounts of new transmission lines will be necessary to access the best large-scale wind and solar resources, however the biggest buzz is about smart grid technologies at the distribution level. These tools include ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Europe’s planned ‘Super Grid’

    An electricity super grid is being planned to connect all 28 European Union countries and provide them with insurance against power blackouts. Forty leading organisations from research, industry, utilities and grid operators are combining in a €63 million research program aimed at incorporating all renewable energies into a super grid that can balance intermittent sources of electricity and ...


    By Climate News Network

  • Smartening the Grid - What’s at stake

    When President Obama signed into law the economic stimulus act, he opened the door for a massive infusion of capital to bring new forms of clean energy on line to reduce America’s dependency upon foreign oil, and to deploy technologies that would help reduce overall greenhouse gas emissions. Of all the many initiatives that will be funded, none will have a greater impact in terms of bang for the ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Smart Grid Consumer Survey

     Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Smart Grid Consumer Survey  ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Welbeck performed Gas to Grid

    Yesterday evening Project Welbeck Colliery, Meden Vale UK, performed Gas to Grid. DMT-ET Project Manager Harmen Visser: “It went Gas to Grid, just in time. A big thank you all cooperating with our team and special thanks to all team members who made it happen!” A message from our client: “Many thanks to all the people on and off site doing everything thinkable to push ...

  • The Smart Grid at GLOBE 2012

    "Smart grid" technology will deliver more efficient and reliable power, although some consumers face rising costs to replace aging electric grid infrastructure, industry experts told the GLOBE 2012 business and environment conference. A "small minority" of consumers also still have concerns about privacy issues and potential health impacts of smart grid technology, they told a GLOBE ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Smart Grids on the Verizon

    The European Union recently announced concern that more than 55% of its energy still comes from outside of its jurisdiction. Therefore new legislations have been passed to force large utilities to promote to their customers a more frugal approach to energy usage, backed by massive investment in the renewable sector. The end goal is to reduce the energy reliance outside the EU.   Owing to ...


    By GDS International

  • Advancing the State of the Grid in Tennessee

    Today, I joined the Electric Power Board (EPB) of Chattanooga and DOE’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), as well as Congressional and local dignitaries and members of the Tennessee community, for the launch ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Sludge for UK biogas plants

    Imtech has been commissioned by the English water company Northumbrian Water to supply the technology solution for an advanced biogas plant in Howdon, UK. The plant will generate over 4MW electricity on a yearly basis, using treated sludge as biofuel to create energy. The order is worth around 41 million euro for Imtech. René van der Bruggen, CEO Imtech: 'In the UK, limited ...

  • Ghana `must embrace biogas`

    Ghana's policymakers should embrace abundant and clean biogas as a source of energy, to curb its reliance on dwindling wood resources for fuel, say researchers. The country has huge potential for producing biogas, including the technical expertise to construct almost 280,000 biogas plants, but it faces many ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • UK AD & Biogas 2012

    The Anaerobic Digestion and Biogas Association’s (ADBA) third annual trade show and conference, UK AD & Biogas 2012 will this year focus specifically on demonstrating where anaerobic digestion can offer the best benefits to Local Authorities, and the food and farming ...


    By SEaB Energy Ltd.

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