Portable and fixed gas analysers for farm waste AD (small scale) - Agriculture

Individual farms install AD (anaerobic digestion) plant and use for on-site heating to generate revenue and dispose of farm waste, which may be a mixture of animal and plant waste.

Gas source / feedstocK

  • Animal manure
  • Crops
  • Other farming by-products

Typical gas mix

  • CH4 55-75%
  • CO2 25-50%
  • N2 0-10%
  • H2 0-1000ppm
  • H2S 0-30,000ppm

Where does it occur?

  • Western Europe, particularly Germany

GEOTECH’S PRODUCTS USED IN FARM WASTE AD:

  • BIOGAS 3000
  • BIOGAS 5000
  • GA5000
  • BIOGAS 300
  • GAM Software

WHAT IS IT FOR?

  • Heat / power on site
  • Electricity generation
  • Waste disposal

DID YOU KNOW?

If CH4 levels fall below 50% (typically) it can cause your CHP engine to strain and therefore become damaged over time.