Optimising Biogas Benefits for the Society by Developing Sustainable Biogas Markets

B. Kulisic, B. Jelavic, V. Vorkapic, D. Rutz, A. Wellinger, F. Kirchmeyer, H. Hahn, K. Sioulas, J. Stambasky, I. Dzene, L. Yavachev, L. Lovrencec & A. Ofiteru
Mobilization of biomass potential and simplification of permitting procedures are recognized as main issues to be addressed by EU if stated goals for biomass/biogas in 2020 are to be achieved. Biogas permitting procedures and financing schemes are two main pillars upon which a biogas market is developed. Due to the different properties of biogas in energy terms as well as in marginal effects, biogas market development tends to managed by various authorities. If policies and...