For this client in Latvia, HoSt has built a biogas plant that uses agricultural products and manure to produce sustainable electricity and heat.

The heat that is left is used for the underfloor heating of 350 cows, air drying of wood chips, and for hot water to clean the milking carousel.

Project Milestones

Start Construction December 2012
Startup July 2013

Specifications

Capacity 26,300 m³/year
Input Cattle manure with the addition of mais, grass and corn waste
Digester(s) 1 x 2,280 m³
Post-digester(s) 1 x 2,280 m³
CHP(‘s) 1 x 500 kWe CHP in container
Solid feeding input 100 m³
Pre-storage/receipt 40 m³

Characteristics

  • The heat that is left is used for the underfloor heating of 350 cows, air drying of wood chips, and for hot water to clean the milking carousel.

More information

Do you want to receive more information about our biogas plants, want to learn more about our anaerobic digestion technology or do you want to know what HoSt can do for you? Don’t hesitate to contact us through info@host.nl or call us on +31 (0)53 – 460 90 80. We also have an office in Latvia.