The latest information and research on biofuel renewable energies, such as ethanol and biodiesel, which can be derived from conventional food plants, special energy crops or from agricultural or industrial wastes to replace nonrenewable fossil fuels in animal production and processing operations.
Together with its French partner WELTEC Agripower, German biogas plant manufacturer WELTEC BIOPOWER is currently working on an extension AD project in Iffendic, Brittany. The biogas plant in Iffendic had already been built back in 2014, and now its capacity is being doubled. The biogas plant now generates 500 kW a day, enough to supply almost 1,000 households.
Biogas recovery capable of generating electricity for more than 5,300 homes a year
September 22, 2017
High Plains Bioenergy, a subsidiary of Seaboard Foods, started operations of its new Biogas Upgrading Plant [BUP] in August. The plant produces pipeline-quality renewable natural gas, which is scrubbed from the biogas collected from the waste water treatment system at the Seaboard Foods pork processing plant in Guymon, Okla.
Plant manufacturer honored for projects in Colombia and Australia
July 26, 2017
Weltec Biopower has received the renowned AD & Biogas Industry Award in two categories from the British anaerobic digestion association ADBA at the U.K. AD & Biogas and World Biogas Expo 2017 in Birmingham, U.K.
Investment is one of the largest ever made in co-products upgrading at a dry mill ethanol plant
January 20, 2017
Flint Hills Resources will invest more than $50 million in its Fairmont, Nebraska, ethanol plant to install a new technology that will produce a high-protein animal and fish feed ingredient from a portion of the plant’s distiller grains, a co-product of ethanol production.
Some Iowa farmers and energy producers are calling on Sens. Joni Ernst and Chuck Grassley to oppose President-elect Donald Trump’s nomination of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt for administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
Republican Iowa senators Joni Ernst and Chuck Grassley met last week with Oklahoma Attorney General and President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee to head the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Scott Pruitt.
Exports may not be the only key to the measure of success for poultry and red meat producers in 2017, but robust overseas sales will clearly be the most critical component, according to the “Outlook for Animal Protein and Feedstuffs” panel at the National Chicken Council’s annual conference in late October of 2016.