Advantages of Biogas Technologies

Advantages of Biogas Technologies

The production and utilisation of biogas from AD provides environmental and socioeconomic benefits for the society as a whole as well as for the developers and operators of these facilities. Utilisation of the internal value chain of biogas production enhances local economic capabilities, safeguards jobs in rural areas and increases regional purchasing power. It improves living standards and contributes to economic and social development.

Benefits for the society:

  • Renewable energy source
  • Reduced greenhouse gas emissions and mitigation of global warming
  • Reduced dependency on imported fossil fuels
  • Contribution to Canadian energy and environmental targets
  • Digestate produced is an excellent fertiliser
  • Waste reduction
  • Job creation
  • Low water input to the process