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Landia Pasteurizer Vital for Fish Waste Treatment in Scotland

A Landia (Animal By-products Approved) ABP pasteurizer has been installed for the Highlands and Islands Council in Scotland by Landia, which has been instrumental in enabling greatly improved fish waste management through their existing Anaerobic Digestion Plant. The following Press Release recounts how installing the Landia ABP pasteurizer rescued the Council from a “chicken-and-egg” type of […]

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Farm Methane Digesters – 5 Things You Should Know About Cow Power

Farm Methane is a whole new subject in the US, especially in California. Renewable energy supporters would like to repeat the success of the pioneering dairy farm manure methane digesters in the US, especially California with its supportive state policies. That’s because the methane from cow manure is being turned into electricity,  and a natural […]

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US Dairy Farm Anaerobic Digestion – Rare US Vanderhaak Dairy Case Study

By 1945 my Grandpa had started milking about 500 milk cows. Nowadays, plus all our young stock we have about a thousand cattle. The dairy biogas plant processes the manure from those, plus food waste which we are paid a tipping fee for. Traditional Slurry Lagoons Produce an Alarmingly High Methane Output and are a […]

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Anaerobic Digestion Gas to Grid – Severn Trent Minworth Biogas First to Grid in UK

Severn Trent Water, are a major water and waste utility situated in the middle of the UK and a leader when it comes to delivering Anaerobic Digestion gas to grid. They run their operation from the Midlands. They serve the area around Birmingham, and also out into Wales. A major part of their business that […]

UK Brexit to Hit UK On-Farm Anaerobic Digestion While US AD Grows

The UK Brexit from the EU is about to hit UK on-farm anaerobic digestion. What has been a growing success story for the UK is being predicted to quickly become a victim of the UK government’s plans for the exit of the nation from the European Union. Other sectors, such as the anaerobic digestion of […]

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Anaerobic Digester Cost – Manure Management Projects On-Farm

For the right farm business or operator of any process which produces as a by-product a consistent organic waste, an anaerobic digester producing biogas coupled to a generator, can be an excellent long-term investment. The methane biogas will cost less as a fuel than a diesel generator or a standard natural gas generator. The best […]

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Anaerobic Digestion of Dairy Manure in the US

In order to pick up the skills needed to take the plunge and invest in anaerobic digestion technology, on any farm to be straight out of college is not essential, but being young and enthusiastic clearly helps, as in our first news item, which follows: Armed with a master’s degree in animal science, Vanderkooi opened […]

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Recent News & Developments in Biogas Engines 2013

Clarke Energy has the monopoly in online news releases in this market for the last few months, with biogas engines supplied for sites in the UK, and Kenya, as below: In early 2013 Clarke Energy supplied and commissioned a 3 MW biogas engine at Agri-gen’s Rendlesham anaerobic digestion plant at Bentwater Park, Ipswich. This facility digests energy […]

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UK Anaerobic Digestion Plants Exceed 100 And Hit Trouble

The good news for UK Anaerobic Digestion Plants, is that that magic number of 100 anaerobic digestion plants in the UK has now been exceeded. In fact, if you visit the AD Info “Official Anaerobic Digestion” website, you will find that their list of 100 does not include a number of categories of AD Plant, […]