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AD plant optimisation – what exactly is acetic acid doing in your clamp?

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In this piece AD Feedstock Solutions considers the presence of acetic acid in a silage clamp and its impact on an AD plant’s biogas yields.

Preservation of forage feedstock is paramount to the efficacy of an AD plant. Even with the most advanced AD plant and the best engineers, without the right feedstock management system your biogas plant will never reach its full potential. The average silage clamp in the UK loses 25% of its energy source, resulting in lower biogas yields.

The current climate of soaring prices makes it even more pertinent that you

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