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”.