Agriculture Biogas News

  • Generating Business Value from GHG Management

    Companies around the world are responding to government, investor, and customer pressures by implementing Greenhouse Gas (GHG) management plans.  A key challenge in the implementation of these plans is identifying a strong business case in order to justify the costs entailed, and to ensure that the approach can be sustained financially in the long run. As I will discuss in detail during the ...


    By SCS Global Services

  • Anaerobic Digestion & Renewable Energy Industries Welcome UK Carbon Budget Decision

    The UK government has confirmed the Committee on Carbon Change’s recommended carbon budget, laying out a 57% reduction in carbon emissions from 1990 levels during 2027-32. Following the referendum vote to leave the European Union, the UK government has confirmed the Committee on Carbon Change’s (CCCs) recommended carbon budget, laying out a 57% reduction in carbon emissions from 1990 ...


    By GPT Waste Management Ltd

  • 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

  • Successful biobased pilot installations in Lelystad fully operational for businesses

    Fermentation of manure and biomass can become more economically viable if it is combined with biorefinery and the residual streams are optimally used. The EnergieRijk PPS programme has therefore linked a co-fermenter to biorefinery installations and an algae pond. Although the successful project has now been concluded, the research facilities at the ACRRES premises in Lelystad are still fully ...

  • Clarke Energy exhibiting at Energy Now 2016 organised exclusively for the agricultural and rural sectors

    Clarke Energy is exhibiting for the seventh year at the Energy Now Exhibition in Telford Industrial centre 10th-11th February 2016. Energy Now continues to be the only renewables event organised exclusively for the agricultural and rural sectors, attracting farmers ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Manure from millions of hogs fuels natural gas project

    One recipe for renewable natural gas goes: Place manure from about 2 million hogs in lagoons, cover them with an impermeable material and let it bake until gas from the manure rises. Then, use special equipment to clean the gas of its impurities and ship the finished product out. That's the vision of one of the largest biogas projects of its kind in the U.S. currently being installed in northern ...


    By Associated Press

  • New world agriculture census round to kick off in 2016

    A new global round of country-driven agricultural censuses is set to begin in 2016, a large-scale, data collection process that will gather information and statistics on the world's agricultural sector. To support the process, FAO today published a set of updated guidelines to assist governments in carrying out their national-level agricultural censuses, tailored to various different country ...

  • Greenlane Biogas Secures Order for Biogas Upgrading Plant from Sifang Leo Livestock Science and Technology

    Greenlane Biogas has received an order for a ‘Rimu’ biogas upgrading plant from Sifang Leo Livestock Science and Technology Co., Ltd. (SF LEO), a leading dairy farm engineering company and manufacturer of high-tech livestock equipment and farm machinery in China. Greenlane’s water scrubbing based biogas upgrading plant will be used in an eco-dairy farm demonstration operation to ...

  • Compact plant (under 100 kW) goes into operation; another contract signed

    Small, compact and economical – these are the three factors with which EnviTec Biogas is currently scoring big in Italy. With the recently signed contract for the construction of a 99kW EnviFarm compact plant, the biogas all-rounder from Lower Saxony is once again looking to replicate its earlier success in the Italian biogas plant market. The planned plant will make it possible for the two ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Husum shows that it is the exhibition venue for grass roots energy transition

    New Energy Husum closes its doors today a thoroughly positive result. “The fair has once again shown that it is the optimal platform for players in the grass roots energy transition, and this has been substantiated by the high visitor numbers and the positive feedback from the exhibitors”, says a very pleased exhibition boss Peter Becker. Despite the challenges that the sector is ...


    By Krampitz Communications

  • California agencies seek dairy digester projects – Proposals due November 1

    The California Department of Food and Agriculture, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and their partner agencies in the California/Federal Dairy Digester Working Group have announced a joint solicitation for dairy digester concept proposals. California is the largest dairy state in the USA, with approximately 1.7 million cows producing more than 3.6 million dry tons of manure per year that ...

  • The Climate Trust Celebrates Powerful Response to RFP

    In July of 2013, The Climate Trust announced a Request for Proposals seeking projects to bolster and accelerate the implementation of agriculture, biogas, and forestry projects in the greenhouse gas market. The Trust was encouraged to receive a strong response, with over 25 project proposal submissions. Projects submitted to The Trust proposed diverse solutions for addressing the challenge of ...


    By The Climate Trust

  • New on-farm ad plant in Lancashire

    KIRK ENVIRONMENTAL, part of KIRK GROUP, is set to complete their part of a new on-farm Anaerobic Digestion plant for the production of electricity from crops and livestock manures at the Wilcross Farm in Gisburn, Lancashire. The plant will consist of one ...

  • EnviTec Biogas AG: Annual General Meeting approves special dividend of EUR 1.00

    At today’s Annual General Meeting, a majority of 99.99 per cent of the shareholders of EnviTec Biogas AG approved the profit appropriation proposal, which means that a special dividend of EUR 1.00 per eligible share will be paid to the shareholders. Approximately 85 per cent of the share capital was represented at this year’s Annual General Meeting. All proposals made by the ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • Structural and personnel adjustments at EnviTec Biogas AG

    The reduced demand for biogas plants will lead in the construction segment of EnviTec Biogas AG (ISIN: DE000A0MVLS8) to a significant decrease in sales in 2013. The decline in construction sales cannot be fully compensated by the Own Plant Operation, Service and Energy Businesses segments. For this reason, the Executive Board of EnviTec Biogas decided to make sustainable structural- and personnel ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • AD NI 2012 – national anaerobic digestion trade show and conference

    Clarke Energy is the main sponsor of the National Anaerobic Digestion Trade Show and Conference – ‘AD NI’ on the 3rd October 2012 in the Hilton Hotel Templepatrick, Belfast. Since the Renewable Obligations Certificates were launched, there have been nearly 80 planning applications to build mostly on farm anaerobic digestion plants. Of these applications approximately 30 ...


    By Clarke Energy

  • Design of the world’s largest biogas plant for cow manure in El Paso, USA started

    This facility in the USA will be the world’s largest biogas plant for cow manure (manure from 60.000 dairy cows) and will be constructed by our American daughter company in joint venture through entec biogas USA (in the course of formation). The plant will be developed in a irrigated desert area with intensive cow breeding. Since the available areas cannot be used for spreading the extreme ...


    By entec biopower gmbh

  • EnviTec Biogas AG boosts bio natural gas market with EnviThan treatment facility

    EnviTec Biogas AG is equipping its EnviThan facilities for upgrading biogas into bio natural gas with membrane modules from Evonik Industries with immediate effect. Unprocessed biogas generated in biogas facilities can be cleaned particularly efficiently using the Essen group’s polymer membranes in order to feed it directly into the natural gas network as high purity biomethane. Using the ...


    By EnviTec Biogas AG

  • ReportsnReports - Biogas Nord AG (BG8) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

    Biogas Nord AG (BG8) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review  Biogas Nord AG (BG8) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - Biogas Nord AG (Biogas Nord) is a German renewable energy company that engages in building turn-key biogas plants. It offers a wide ...


  • Groundbreaking study finds the `hotspots` most responsible for deforestation

    A new collaborative study by WRI and other researchers finds that much of the world’s deforestation is isolated in a handful of “hotspots,” not spread out over many nations and many locations. In fact, this study showed that over half the world’s deforestation (in this study only clear-cut are monitored) is happening in just two locations: 48% is occurring in Brazil, with another 13% concentrated ...

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