Ukraine: Eastern Europe’s Largest Biogas Plant Opened

Eastern Europe’s largest biogas plant has opened in Teofipol, a farming town in Khmelnytskiy region, midway between Kyiv and Lviv. Fermenting cow manure, corn silage and sugar beet pulp, the new plant is capable of generating 15.6 mw, enough electricity to power 16,000 households in the region. Ukraine-2001 invested EUR40 million in the plant which was built by Zorg Biogas of Zurich and uses four engines by GE GE Jenbacher of Austria. Zorg has an engineering office in Kyiv. Read more.