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Press Releases from Zorg Biogas AG (16 total)

Biogas technologies now employed in residential real estate

While large agricultural companies continue to equip their farms with biogas plants, a new model of a biogas unit has been developed to provide the high-level energy efficiency to residential and commercial real estate. New research in 2012 significantly increased the scale of employment of biogas technologies. Thailand Institute of Science and Technological Research (TISTR) developed a model of biogas unit for residential and commercial real estate. Mini biogas plant

Biogas industry migrates from Eastern Europe to Russia

Ukraine and Latvia are hastily rescheduling deadlines for their biogas projects, with countries’ governments failing to provide opportunities necessary for development of the industry, while Russian government launches construction of 30 large-scale biogas plants. 2012 trends in biogas industry are establishing contrary to experts’ prognoses. As «Latvijas Reitingi» news agency states, in Latvia in 2011 production of electricity from alternative energy sources, predominately biogas,

Largest tobacco producer in Italy goes green with Zorg Biogas

International biogas plants construction company will supply a 999 kW el. co-generation heat power unit for “Virginia Trade,” one of the largest manufacturers of tobacco products in Italy. Maintaining high level of vertical integration, “Virginia Trade” owns an agricultural company growing tobacco for its merchandise. Biogas for the co-generation unit will be produced from corn silage supplied by the subsidiary. With four earlier orders from Italian companies for technical design of

A Distillery in Moldova Will Run on Biogas

Bioethanol distillery in Hînceşti, Moldova installed a biogas plant in order to cut down on its power related expenditure. As planned, biogas plant will be launched by the end of July 2012. Kyiv, Ukraine, June 06, 2012 -- Bioethanol distillery in Hînceşti, Moldova installed a biogas plant in order to cut down on its power related expenditure. As planned, biogas plant will be launched by the end of July 2012. Distillery grain

A distillery in Moldova builds a biogas power plant

Bioethanol distillery in Hînceşti, Moldova installed a biogas plant in order to cut down on its power related expenditure. As planned, biogas plant will be launched by the end of July 2012. Distillery grain and production waste of a cattle farm will be used as a source material for biogas production. The plant is designed to process 200 tonnes of distillery grain and 40 tonnes of animal waste per day, manufacturing

Turkey Launched Its First Biogas Plant

Biogas plant project in Cicekdagi village, Turkey was carried out by a Swiss construction company “Zorg Biogas AG” few years prior to its launch. Plant’s official opening date was postponed until Turkish government adopts incentives necessary for the project’s success. Kyiv, Ukraine, April 30, 2012 -- Biogas plant project in Cicekdagi village, Turkey was carried out by a Swiss construction company “Zorg Biogas AG” few years prior to its launch. Plant’s

Turkey launched its first biogas plant

Biogas plant project in Cicekdagi village, Turkey was carried out by a Swiss construction company “Zorg Biogas AG” few years prior to its launch. Plant’s official opening date was postponed until Turkish government adopts incentives necessary for the project’s success. The date marks the beginning of biogas industry in Turkey – company’s project in Cicekdagi is the first functional biogas plant on the territory of Turkey. Biogas plant will

Zorg Biogas AG develops a “dry recycling” process for biogas plants

Swiss engineering bureau Zorg Biogas AG, specializing in construction of biogas plants, announced a breakthrough in biogas technology. Innovative solution, developed by the company’s experts, allows recycling of municipal solid waste with the latter production of compressed biogas and electricity. The cost of biogas plants using new technology will also be substantially cheaper. A so-called “wet recycling” process, used in biogas plants before, could only be applied to production waste

“Ukrainska Molochna Kompania” sold CO2 emission quotas

On February the 3-rd “Ukrainska Molochna Kompania” (UMK) sold CO2 emission quotas for 2010. The company added to its earnings over 100 thousand Euros “out of thin air.” A dairy farm in Krupile village(Kiev region), owned by the UMK, built its biogas plant in 2008 to process production wastes for latter production of electricity. Construction works for the biogas plant were conducted by “Zorg Biogas Ukraine” - Ukrainian subsidiary of Zorg

Zorg Biogas AG to acquire German competitor

26.09.11 Swiss company Zorg Biogas AG confirms its intention to buy German biogas plant constructor. The deal is to be closed by the end of this year. The name of the company that is going to be purchased is not disclosed as legal formalities are not finalized yet. It is reported that this company has long term history and constructed more then 100 biogas plants. There is an opinion that German

Russian pigs are not only meet and fat, but biogas as well

Construction of 2MW electric power biogas plant has been started at Glushkovo, Kursk region, Russia. Project is implemented by Zorg Biogas AG under a contract with the customer from Moscow. All works are planed to be completed by the spring of 2012. 108 tons per day of liquid pig manure will be supplied to the plant from nearby pig farm “Avangard”. Besides pig waste biogas plant will use 108 tons

Zorg Biogas AG constructs 1MW biogas plant in Slovakia

19.08.2011. Construction of biogas plant has been commenced at Slovak town Kamenica nad Cirochou. According to contract with ALLFINE s.r.o., Zorg Biogas AG executes plant design works, equipment supply and complete supervision over the construction. 50 tons of corn silage and 11 tons of pig manure per day will be converted into 990 kW of electric power and further sold to the national grid under “green tariff”. Biogas plant planned of

Cowpats will be converted into biogas and electricity at Peresadovka, Ukraine

Engineering and survey works were commenced several months ago. After public discussions on construction of biogas plant at Peresadovka, Nikolayev region, Ukraine, preparation works for construction were started. Biogas plant components are ready. Construction is going to be commenced as soon as final permits are in place. All works are to be completed in year 2011. Plant commissioning is planed for spring 2012. About Zorg Zorg Biogas Group has been executing full

Rokitnyanskiy sugar mill will construct 20 MW biogas plant

Rokitnyanskiy sugar mill JSC and Zorg Biogas AG (Switzerland) signed contract for biogas plant design. Biogas plant will convert sugar plant wastes into biogas and electricity. Biogas complex total electric power is 20 MW. Biogas plant is going to be biggest not only in CIS countries but in a whole Eastern Europe. Besides that it will be the biggest sugar waste-to-energy plant in the world. 800 tons of pressed sugar

Biogas: barbarians at the gates

Biogas plant developer and constructor Zorg Biogas AG and Italian Aelita Srl signed the Representative Agreement. Entry into Italian market is a very important step for Zorg’s international expansion. Biogas is becoming more and more popular in Italy. The locomotive is the green tariff act, which guarantees grid access for electricity from renewable energy plants and fixes long-term compensation. Italy is the next important market after Germany in the world. “We are

Poultry will power vehicles in Lugansk, Ukraine

02 March 2011 Zorg Biogas AG has started the documentation design of biogas plant in Lugansk region, Ukraine. Investments estimate to several million Euros. The plant will process 60 tons of poultry dung per day. Biogas will be purified to the condition of bio-methane. Gas yield will reach 183 m3/hour of gas according to GOST 5542-87, with methane content 95%. Bio-methane, an analogue of natural gas, will be used as a vehicle