The EIP-AGRI Service Point have produced a new press release on Ireland’s Small Biogas Demonstration Programme (SBDP) EIP-AGRI Operational Group. This project aims to stimulate the deployment of innovative on-farm small-scale biogas production by providing support and a capital contribution to three demonstration projects. Research will assist in understanding how the production of biogas through a circular economy model can lead sustainability improvements at farm level.

According to Seán Finan, CEO of the Irish Bioenergy Association (IrBEA) and Project Leader of the Operational Group Small Biogas Demonstration Programme (SBDP), ‘biogas presents a great opportunity for direct on-farm action to reduce the impact of climate change related to agriculture’.

You can read the full article here: https://bit.ly/2VFXwcU

More information about this project can be found in the NRN’s EIP-AGRI Operational Group booklet launched by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D. in April 2019. Please see: https://www.nationalruralnetwork.ie/eip-agri-news/eip-agri-irelands-operational-groups-2019-booklet-launch/

Small Biogas Demonstration Programme (SBDP)