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BiogasAction: Promotion of sustainable biogas production in EU

Objective

BiogasAction aim to serve as vehicle for the development of the European biogas sector and thereby contribute to the EU 2020 targets by focusing on removing non-technical barriers to widespread production of biogas/biomethane from manure and other waste. Central driver is the cooperation between different policy levels at EU, national and regional level. The project will boost biogas development in the target regions in conjunction with replication efforts & promotion at broad EU scale. BiogasAction key activity & expected impact:
• A web portal containing EU-wide biogas market overview, technical biogas and biomethane information and experience of EU/national biogas projects, case studies and free on-line/off-line biogas tools
• Biogas and biomethane intervention strategy plans in the 9 target regions
• Replication of the project in 5 EU countries/regions
• A guidance document for investors about financing biogas/biomethane project and reducing investment risk.
• A guidance document for policy and decision makers and for local authorities/municipalities, to enable them to improve national framework conditions for biogas and biomethane deployment
• Definition and support of a total of 50 high quality, sustainable biogas projects in the 9 target regions.
• 3 peer learning European workshops focusing on key competence areas (80 participants), 1 European roundtable about advanced biogas applications, organisation of at least 1 national energy info day in each target region, with more than 100 participants/event
• 3-4 events/training courses per target region for public administration aimed to improve the framework, including follow-up of the recommendations
• 2-4 events/training courses per target region aimed to raise the public acceptance
• A local training package incl. use of training material from previous projects
• Series of 6-8 trainings in each of the 9 target regions on specific topics for biogas plant operators
• Final event on project achievements

Field of science

  • /social sciences/economics and business/economics/sustainable economy
  • /social sciences/political science/public administration

Call for proposal

H2020-LCE-2015-3
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Funding Scheme

CSA - Coordination and support action

Coordinator

ENERGY CONSULTING NETWORK AS
Address
Soeren Frichsvej 42 D St
8230 Aabyhoj
Denmark
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
EU contribution
€ 228 375

Participants (12)

EUROPEAN BIOGAS ASSOCIATION
Belgium
EU contribution
€ 241 937,50
Address
Rue D'arlon 63-65
1040 Brussels
Activity type
Other
DANSK FAGCENTER FOR BIOGAS
Denmark
EU contribution
€ 196 020
Address
Sdr Tingvej 10
6630 Rodding
Activity type
Other
AUVERGNE-RHONE-ALPES ENERGIE ENVIRONNEMENT
France
EU contribution
€ 195 327,50
Address
Rue Gabriel Peri 18 Immeuble Le Stratege
69100 Villeurbanne
Activity type
Research Organisations
CORNELISSEN CONSULTING SERVICES BV
Netherlands
EU contribution
€ 163 250
Address
Binnensingel 3
7411 PL Deventer
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
IBBK FACHGRUPPE BIOGAS GMBH
Germany
EU contribution
€ 70 875
Address
Am Feuersee 6
74592 Kirchberg An Der Jagst
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
FEDERATION EUROPEENNE DES AGENCES ET DES REGIONS POUR L'ENERGIE ET L'ENVIRONNEMENT
Belgium
EU contribution
€ 46 875
Address
Rue De Stassart 131
1050 Bruxelles
Activity type
Other
EKODOMA
Latvia
EU contribution
€ 135 350
Address
3-3 Noliktavas Street
1010 Riga
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
CESKA BIOPLYNOVA ASOCIACE ZS
Czechia
EU contribution
€ 108 125
Address
Na Zlate Stoce 1619
370 05 Ceske Budejovice
Activity type
Other
ENERGETSKI INSTITUT HRVOJE POZAR
Croatia
EU contribution
€ 121 500
Address
Savska Cesta 163
10000 Zagreb
Activity type
Research Organisations
SEVERN WYE ENERGY AGENCY LTD
United Kingdom
EU contribution
€ 152 000
Address
Highnam Business Centre Unit 15
GL2 8DN Highnam Gloucester
Activity type
Other
AGENCE INNOVATION ET INITIATIVES LOCALES ASSOCIATION
France
EU contribution
€ 150 187,50
Address
Rue De Saint Brieuc 73
35000 Rennes
Activity type
Other
ENERGIKONTOR SYDOST AB
Sweden
EU contribution
€ 190 062,50
Address
Smedjegatan 37
351 96 Vaxjo
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)