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It’s a great time to be thinking about green gas

John Baldwin from CNG Services and Tim Davis from Barrow Green Gas discuss biomethane on farm

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Today, farmers and landowners can become energy producers, injecting green gas directly into the gas grid. Dairy, poultry and pig farmers, as well as energy crop growers all have the potential to produce green gas.

To make green gas, you need agricultural waste, energy crops or slurry. If you are a large waste producer, you can go it alone. There is also potential for farmers to join together and pool their waste to produce green gas. Green gas is produced through anaerobic digestion, a process where organic material is broken down by microorganisms in an anaerobic digester (AD) to produce

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