Largest biogas plant opens in the Netherlands
The 7 February 2011 saw Dutch fish processing company A van de Groep open its biogas plant.
Located in Spakenburg, the Netherlands, the facility is one of the largest in the nation. It has enough capacity to provide 3,500 households with gas.
At the plant, fish and other food waste is converted into 6 million m3 of renewable energy annually. That is 6% of the total biogas produced in the Netherlands.