Projects and Publications

Bio-Methane Regions

Based on the preceding project “Biogas regions”, the project “Bio-Methane Regions” started in 2011.
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It aimed at fostering the bio-methane development in several motivated European regions. Targeting plant operators, policy makers and the public, feasibility studies, public events, many informational materials, trans-European databases and quality standards for power plants were developed.

Fifteen partners from 11 European member states joined the project for supporting a sustainable development in their regions.

Some studies and papers, which were published within this project:


Period: 2011 to 2014

Funding authority: Intelligent Europe Programme – European Commission

Partners: Severn Wye Energy Agency Ltd (SWEA) – UK, Economic Development Corporation Schwäbisch Hall (WFG) – Germany, Technische Universität Wien - Institut für Verfahrenstechnik, Umwelttechnik und Techn. Biowissenschaften - Austria, Rhônalpénergie-Environnement (RAEE) – France, Centre Wallon de Recherches Agronomiques (CRA-W)– Belgium, University of Glamorgan (UoG) – UK, Regione Abruzzo (ARAEN) – Italy, Agricultural Institute of Slovenia (AIS) – Slovenia, Energikontor Sydost (ESS) – Sweden, Knowledge Centre for Agriculture (VFL) – Denmark, Energetski Institut of Hrvoje Pozar (EIHP) – Croatia, Hungarian Institute of Agricultural Engineering (MGI) – Hungary, European Federation of Regional Energy and Environment Agencies (FEDARENE) – Belgium, Assoc. for Local Initiatives in the Field of Energy and Environment (AILE) - France