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First biogas plant started energy production in Kazakhstan

02.11.2011

29.10.2011 at Vostok village, Kazakhstan, biogas and power are industrialy produced first time in the nation history. Complete set of biogas equipment for Karaman-K Ltd. was supplied by Zorg Biogas AG.

Biogas plant that consists of 2 digesters 2400 m3 each is put to a full capacity now and produces 360kW of electric power. They are planning to get 3 million kWh of electricity each year. As a feedstock for biogas plant 44 tons per day of manure and grain residues are used. Manure mix is that of cows, camels and sheeps. 

Photo. Biogas plant Karaman-K, Kazakhstan

First biogas plant started energy production in Kazakhstan

02.11.2011
2 years passed from beginning of plant design works till it putting into operation. Main reasons for that long period are permitting procedure and absence of experience of local constructors. Construction period of another 2 biogas plants in Kazakhstan plants that are already designed by Zorg Biogas is planned to be reduced to 6 months.

Karaman-K's biogas plant is the first industrial scale biogas plant in Kazakhstan. After biogas plant's commissioning it was visited by businessmen delegation from Moscow and Astana.

Photo. Biogas plant Karaman-K, Kazakhstan