The First International Congress «Biogas-2008» was held on November 26-27, 2008 at the International Trade Center, Moscow, Russia. The main topics of the Congress highlighted current state and prospects of biogas production and use. The event was hosted by the Russian National Biofuels Accosiation and by Russian Biotechnology Society named after Yu.A. Ovchynnikov.

In 2010 Russian biogas industry will meet at the Second International Congress "EurasiaBIO-2010". which will be held on April 12-15, 2010 in Moscow World Trade Center. Call for speakers is now open.


Web-site of the Second International Congress "EurasiaBIO-2010 here




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Manfred Ringpfeil: Nothing could be better for the environment than using natural carbon cycles more effectively and imaginatively, especially considering Europe's agricultural sector and highly sophisticated technology. In that way, bio fuels have the dual incentives of producing ‘cleaner' power as well as increasing European energy security.

Agreement on intentions with RWE Power AG (Essen) on project of methane and carbonic oxide utilization at Nizhniy Novgorod aeration plant was concluded

21.09.2008 21:23:46

The city executive Vadim Bulavin and the general director of company Vodokanal have signed an agreement on intentions with RWE Power AG (Essen) on a project of methane and carbonic oxide utilization at Nizhniy Novgorod aeration plant. The agreement will have effect within the limits of Kyoto Protocol for the purpose of reduction of greenhouse gases emission to the atmosphere.

Armenian Economy Ministry hampers project of Japanese Shimizu Company on Nubarashen garbage dumps

03.09.2008 10:14:14

Yerevan, September 3. ArmInfo. Armenian Economy Ministry hampers implementation of the project of Japanese Shimizu Company on electricity generation on Nubarashen garbage dumps in Yerevan through use of biogas. The project costs 8 million US dollars, Gagik Sukhudyan, Senior Lector of Ecological and Ethnic and Cultural Tourism Faculty of Armenian Slavonic University, said at a press conference Wednesday.

CIA: Czech News Digest - ECONOMY

02.09.2008 10:16:00

According to the chairman of the Czech-Moravian Confederation of Trade Unions, Milan Stech, an 8% salary increase is the minimum for next year and the increase should be higher.Six biogas stations with a total power output of 3.8 MW were added in July, along with two sources combusting waste gas with an output of 305 kW, and one source for combusting biomass with an output of 100 kW.

Karelia to construct pig-breeding farm

26.08.2008 10:19:00

On August 6, 2008 a ceremony of laying the first stone of the new pig-breeding farm in which 12 thousand pigs will be raised annually was held in the settlement Beryozovka of Kondopoga region. The complex is being constructed within the Agro-Industrial Complex Development priority national project. Today there is an idea to use manure as raw material for biogas installations which would generate electric power for heating and illumination of industrial premises of the farm.

Armenia: Round Table Session on Solid Waste Management Held in Orhus Centre

07.08.2008 23:40:07

On 05 August 2008 was announced, that number of representatives from state and public organizations participated in regular discussion of «Nubarashen Landfill Biogas Capture and Power Generation Clean Development Mechanism Project».Deputy Minister of Economy Vahram Ghushchyan presented main objectives of declining by the Ministry of Economy the Protocol of Understanding proposed by «Shimizu» consortium.The Ministry of Economy is against the realization of «Nubarashen Landfill Gas Capture and Power Generation Clean Development Mechanism Project» by Japanese Shimizuconsortium's protocol. On 2002 the Armenian party signed a Protocol of Understanding on waste management with Shimizu consortium. Now the proposal of sign the main agreement was presented to the Ministry of Economy.
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