Project: Biogas production from wastewater treatment solid streams 

    Client: CAESB (Brasilia, Brazil)

    Timeline: Mar 2003 – Oct 2005

    Relevant methodology:

    Feasibility analysis, business case

    Technology evaluation and selection

    Design and construction supervision of digesters

    Operators training

    Licensing and liaising with the regulator

    Project deliverables/outcomes

    This biodigester is designed to produce 15,000 m3 of biogas per day from their solid waste streams, generating around 1.4 MW, providing around 50% of the power required to run the WWTP.

     The concept of an energetic matrix combining solar, biogas, wind and “water battery”.