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Mar 12, 2019
Dairy company to set up four Indian biogas plants
Biogas News
Mar 11, 2019
A public bus has caught fire in Stockholm after what investigators believe to be a biogas explosion, The Local reports. There were no passengers on the bus at the time of the incident, however the driver was taken to the hospital with burn injuries in a ‘serious but stable’ condition. According to the report, fire and rescue services suspect a biogas tube on... [Read More]

Biogas News
Mar 6, 2019
Financial provider Prestige Funds announced that it has concluded a £14.7 million (€17.09 million) funding deal to finance an anaerobic digestion (AD) plant in Kent, UK. According to the release, the deal is the latest in a long series of financing agreements to fund AD facilities in the UK, which are helping farms and food businesses to process waste into energy. The... [Read More]

Biogas News
Mar 5, 2019
Connecticut-based Quantum Biopower announced that its anaerobic digestion (AD) facility in Southington is expecting an upgrade to handle an unexpected rise in packaged food waste. The company is planning to upgrade the plant with a 25,000 square foot building alongside machinery. According to the release, the Planning and Zoning Commission has given the company unanimous... [Read More]

Biogas News
Mar 5, 2019
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) announced that it is providing $11.2 million (€9.91 million) to Lithuanian renewables firm Modus Group for two biogas plants in Belarus. According to the release, the two plants will have a total installed capacity of 3MW and be able to generate 23.6GWh of clean energy annually. In December 2018, Bioenergy... [Read More]

Biogas News
Feb 28, 2019
French utility company ENGIE announced that it has acquired biomethane producer Vol-V Biomasse. ENGIE claims that it now has a portfolio of nearly 80 projects, thus supporting its aim of producing 5TWh per year of biomethane by 2020. In November 2018, Bioenergy Insight reported that ENGIE has revealed that its total investments into biogas by 2030 were going to total €2... [Read More]

Biogas News
Feb 22, 2019
Sweden’s Linköping University revealed a study into the food industry, outlining its high efficiency regarding energy consumption and its use of primary raw materials. However, the release argues that research has not examined how waste in the form of organic by-products can be used in the most efficient way. “Much of the waste is used as animal fodder,... [Read More]

Biogas News
Feb 21, 2019
German biogas plant constructer Weltec Biopower announced that it has started to build a biomethane plant for UK-based Lanes Farm Energy in Pontefract, West Yorkshire. “After in-depth discussions with over ten technology providers, Weltec was selected to be our partner to deliver the technology,” said Tel Sultan, direct of Lanes Farm Energy. According to the... [Read More]

Biogas News
Feb 19, 2019
The UK government have published a consultation in which ministers have financially committed to funding local authorities to introduce weekly food waste collections for all households in England from 2023. The Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresources Association (ADBA) has welcomed the consultation, describing it as a ‘huge environmental win’. According to a... [Read More]

Biogas News
Feb 19, 2019
Finnish biogas supplier Gasum announced that it, alongside Finnish dairy producer Valio, has launched ‘Finland’s first’ biogas-fuelled milk truck collection truck. According to the release, the vehicle is part of Valio’s objective to make the milk production chain entirely carbon-neutral. Gasum claims that from this month onwards, a total of 10%... [Read More]

Biogas News
Feb 18, 2019
Canadian resource recovery specialist Anaergia announced the successful issuing of bonds as part of the funding for its Rialto Bioenergy Facility (RBF). In December, Bioenergy Insight reported that construction had begun for ‘North America’s largest’ organic waste-to-energy plant in Rialto, a city 50 miles east of Los Angeles, California. The RBF is estimated... [Read More]

Biogas News
Feb 15, 2019
International industrial gas and services provider Air Liquide has released its 2018 financial results. The company highlights the development of its biomethane sector in the 2018 report, with five new production units being developed. The units were located in the United States, France, and the United Kingdom. Air Liquide also developed new biomethane investment decisions... [Read More]

Biogas News
Feb 15, 2019
Both US-based natural gas provider Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) and biogas producer Calgren announced that renewable natural gas (RNG) from Calgren’s dairy anaerobic digester is being injected into SoCalGas’ pipeline network. According to the release, the project marks the ‘first’ time that carbon-negative RNG produced from cow manure... [Read More]

Biogas News
Feb 14, 2019
The Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association’s chief executive Charlotte Morton has written to the UK Treasury and Ministry for Housing, Communities & Local Government (MHCLG) requesting that government funding be made available for the fast-tracking of separate food waste collection. In the letters, Morton highlighted the need for funding towards local... [Read More]

Biogas News
Feb 13, 2019
Charlotte Morton, chief executive of the Anaerobic Digestion & Bioresources Association (ADBA), sets out the role that AD can play in helping Scotland meet its climate-change and waste targets. On my occasional forays north of the border, I’m always struck by two things: Scotland’s incredible natural beauty and the sheer determination of its people to... [Read More]

Biogas News
Feb 8, 2019
UK-based Nottingham City Transport (NCT) announced a plan to more than double the size of its fleet of 53 biogas double deck buses this year, with an additional 67 buses in the works. The total investment made by NCT into its fleet will total £20 million (€22.86 million). In April, the first of the 67 buses will enter service, with the expectation that all 120... [Read More]


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