2015 Biogas Tour Sites

Learn about the four sites that were on the 2015 Value of Biogas Tour





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Municipal Guide to Biogas Now Online

The Biogas Association’s Municipal Guide to Biogas is now available free of charge for download. Printed copies were distributed at the Value of Biogas events to participating municipalities. The guide focuses on electricity production from green bin waste (SSO), wastewater treatment and landfill gas.
See the February/March online issue of Solid Waste & Recycling Magazine for two in-depth articles geared to municipalities and waste haulers.

Standing Room only at Value of Biogas Events

The venue in Hamilton was filled to capacity at the 2015 Value of Biogas workshops on March 25th. 173 people came to listen to 44 speakers in three streams, ask questions and engage in discussions, network, and learn about innovation, progress and challenges in the sector. The tour on March 26th also sold out.

New Board of Directors

The Biogas Association is proud to announce the re-election of three Board members: Kevin Matthews, Benjamin Strehler and David Rose. Paul Taylor of Bio-En Power was newly elected to the Board. See the Board of Directors page for more information.


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Ontarians invest $2.2M in Zooshare

Nearly 300 local investors are celebrating after reaching their goal of raising $2.2 million to build North America’s 1st zoo-based biogas plant. The facility will be located across the street from the Toronto Zoo and will recycle 17,000 tonnes of Zoo poo and local grocery store waste into renewable power for the Ontario grid.

University of Guelph Studies Grass to Gas

Grassland and perennial biomass streams are being tapped for conversion as supplemental feedstock in anaerobic digesters. These streams are considered in the biogas market for their environmental benefits, high-yielding rates and reliability. Research conducted in Ontario, Canada, at the University of Guelph Ridgetown Campus explores the possibility of growing perennial energy crops and native grasses for biogas production. Energy crops are being considered in the biogas market for their environmental benefits, high-yielding rates and reliability.

Farming methane pays off for Seabreeze farm

Global News profiles a BC farm that supplies RNG to FortisBC. Delta family has earned its living on their dairy farm. But a growing part of their business doesn’t come from milk production, and instead comes from renewable energy.

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BioCycle West Coast Conference 2015

April 13-16, 2015, Portland, Oregon

IBBK AD and Biogas Operating & Engineering Training 2015

April 13-17, 2015 - International Biogas Training Course, Stuttgart, Germany
April 20-23, 2015 - International Bigas Study Tour with focus on various plant concepts

Ontario Environment and CleanTech Business and Policy Forum

May 4, Toronto


May 7-8, 2015, Barcelona, Spain

Canadian Hydropower Association 2015 Forum on Hydropower

May 14-15, 2015, Ottawa, Ontario

Bioenergy Conference

May 20-21, Toronto


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