biogas utilisation News

  • The Potential for Biogas in Africa

    When thinking about renewable energy it’s common to think of wind power and solar. However there is massive potential in Africa for the utilisation of renewable gas for power generation. Some naturally occurring microbes are able to break down organic material in the absence of oxygen to produce different types of biologically created gas – ‘ ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Biogas as an alternative to petrochemicals

    Combustible gases generated by organic matter in landfill sites or from biomass are commonly burned to generate electricity. However, a Finnish team, writing in a forthcoming issue of the International Journal of Sustainable Economy, suggest that such biogas might be more usefully used as an alternative feedstock for the ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • 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 ...

  • Co-digestion - is it worth the biogas?

    A seminar on co-digestion is to be held on 20th May in Glasgow, UK. In the UK, co-digestion is almost always considered to involve a mixture of sewage with another waste type such as food waste or source-separated household waste. However a vast range of organic materials can be co-digested including animal manures, silage, paper wastes and other industrial organic wastes. Studies undertaken both ...

  • EnviTec Biogas takes over further biogas plant in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania

    This autumn the own operations division of EnviTec Biogas AG has grown: After acquiring three times 526 kilowatts (kW) in Sukow, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania in September, an additional 500 kW from the biogas plant in Passin are now boosting the company-owned operations of the biogas all-rounder from Lower Saxony. The farmers Siegfried and Rainer Bretting each have a 25 % share and EnviTec a 50 % ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • ENER-G showcases biogas CHP innovation at UK AD & Biogas 2015

    ENER-G will showcase its high efficiency biogas CHP innovations at UK AD & Biogas 2015 (1-2 July) at NEC, Birmingham. ...


    By ENER-G

  • Presentation on Health and Safety in Biogas CHP

    Andy Cooper from Clarke Energy will be delivering a presentation at the Health, Safety & Environmental Management in Anaerobic Digestion Conference. The event will be taking place on the 17th of October at Harper Adams University College, Shropshire. Our presentation will provide an outline of biogas CHP, and will outline ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Thermal pressure hydrolysis from EnviTec Biogas increases biogas plant efficiency

    High pressure plus high temperatures: the recipe for success from thermal pressure hydrolysis (TDH). The optimised process from the R&D division of EnviTec Biogas utilises high pressures and temperatures to digest biomass even more effectively. “Like EnviTec itself, thermal pressure hydrolysis is an all-rounder: the technique can be used universally for any biogas plant while also being ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Brima Sugar Distillery Biogas Plant

    Brima Sagar Maharashtra Distilleries Limited (erstwhile Brihan Maharashtra Sugar Syndicate Ltd) has been producing and distributing spirits & alcohol since the last 50 years. Their production plant situated at Shreepur in the Solapur district of Maharashtra uses molasses to produce alcohol. The ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • EnviTec Biogas signs cooperation agreement for the construction of a biogas plant in Indonesia

    Lohne-based EnviTec Biogas AG today announced the signing of a cooperation agreement with PT Herfinta Farm & Plantation (Indonesia) and Calfield SDN BHD (Malaysia) for the construction of a biogas plant in North Sumatra, Indonesia. The plant will contribute a total of 4 MW to the green energy transition in Indonesia. The contract signing ceremony in Berlin was attended by His Excellency ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Jain Irrigation Systems Biogas Trigeneration

    Jain Irrigation Systems Limited is a leader in the micro irrigation industry. Honoured with numerous recognitions worldwide, the organisation has diverse solutions in the segments of: irrigation, plastic pipes, agro products, fruit processing, plant genetics and non-conventional energy sources. The biogas based power generation facility ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • EnviTec Biogas presentation at the EnergyDecentral in Hanover

    From 11 to 14 November, the Lower Saxon biogas all-rounder EnviTec Biogas will present innovations and information all about the green energy talent biogas at the EnergyDecentral in Hanover. "With usually over 160,000 visitors from Germany and abroad, the EnergyDecentral has established itself in the scope of the EuroTier as an international meeting place for decentralised energy supply and has a ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Research and Markets: The Biogas Handbook: Science, Production And Applications

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of Woodhead Publishing Ltd's new book "The Biogas Handbook: Science, Production And Applications" to their offering. With pressure increasing to utilise wastes and residues effectively and sustainably, the production of biogas represents one of the most important ...


    By Elsevier B.V

  • Croatian Biogas Plant of WELTEC BIOPOWER Goes Live

    In summer 2016, a biogas plant of the German plant manufacturer WELTEC BIOPOWER went live in Varazdin, northern Croatia. The 250-kW plant of the pig farmer Dalibor Vrček perfectly suits the farm‘s cycle of food production, liquid manure utilisation and energy production in the form of power, heat and fertiliser. The slurry from a newly erected pigsty with 130 sows and 2800 porkers ...


    By WELtec BioPower GmbH

  • Chinese delegation visits EnviTec biogas upgrading plant

    Short start-up times to full capacity, up to 99% methane content and very low methane slip – that's what the plant built by EnviTec Biogas AG in the Saxony-Anhalt town of Sachsendorf is capable of. The biogas all-rounder from Lower Saxony soon expands the plant, which has been already running since October 2012, by 350 Nm³/h for direct injection into the grid. Thanks to its ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • EnviTec Biogas continues its international expansion

    EnviTec Biogas AG (ISIN: DE000A0MVLS8) successfully continued to internationalise its business activities in the first half of 2016. Given that only a low number of construction projects could be invoiced by 30 June 2016 – notwithstanding the Plant Construction segment’s high level of capacity utilisation – the sales revenues of the first six months do not yet reflect this ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Biogas CHP to power US poultry plant

    A new $5.3 million combined heat and power (CHP) plant is using methane gas for power generation at a Pilgrim's Pride poultry facility ...


    By Environmental Fabrics, Inc.

  • ENER-G demonstrates proven biogas generation solutions

    ENER-G will demonstrate its proven biogas generation solutions at UK AD and Biogas 2012 (4-5 July 2012) on stand B35. ENER-G Natural power has manufactured, installed and operates in excess of 120MW of biogas power generation from anaerobic digestion, landfill and associated gases. . ENER-G is the leading independent landfill gas utilisation company in the UK and applies its vast expertise to the ...


    By ENER-G

  • EnviTec Biogas makes plants fit for the future

    The most northerly village in North Rhine-Westphalia is setting standards in flexibilisation. With the addition of two combined heat and power (CHP) units from GE Jenbacher, the operators of Bioenergie Preußisch Ströhen are investing in the future of their biogas plant in the Minden-Lübbecke district. The twin 500 kW standard plant now offers the option of seasonal operation. ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Building on reliability and accuracy – the new BIOGAS 3000

    Geotech’s new fixed gas analysis system, the BIOGAS 3000, primarily for the Anaerobic Digestion (AD) biogas and bio-methane upgrading market has been designed to enable site operations to maximise gas production yield and protect expensive capital equipment from the damaging contaminant gases contained within the production process. Key to this is building on Geotech’s reputation for ...


    By Geotech

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