The Perkins 4008-30TRS2 engine has been chosen to convert biogas into electric energy, which is then fed into the electric grid in accordance with the German renewable energy law.
Mont St Guibert, Belgium, is one of Europe’s biggest waste-to-energy installations. Biogas produced from the landfill site is used to power over 20,000 homes in the Brabant Wallon region.
Euro Pool System (EPS) is Europe’s largest logistical service provider for returnable and reusable packaging. The company effectively rents out trays and containers for the transport of meat, fruit and vegetables.
Located at Stekene, between Ghent and Antwerp, tomato grower Persoon has 10,500 square metres of greenhouses where the popular vine tomato variety Flandria Princess is cultivated.
District utility Biogas Oberhessen GmbH & Co, a subsidiary of Ovag Energie AG, issued a tender for the construction of a new biogas installation near the town of Wölfersheim, north of Frankfurt.
Two Perkins 4000 Series gas engines have been selected to provide power to a three acre pig farm in the Azores in addition to supporting the power requirements of the national grid.