October 15, 2018

Biogas fueling an energy revolution in Africa

Fighting the effects of climate change topped the agenda at the Biogas Digester Conference from 2 to 4 October in Burkina Faso, attended by 250 energy experts from West and Central Africa. The eight participating countries agreed on their weapon of choice. They will adopt and upscale bio-digester technologies and improve collaboration to develop market-based biogas sectors. […]

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July 6, 2018

A new era for bio-digester technology in Africa

The International Conference on Biodigester Technology concluded on 12 October 2017 in Ouagadougou with the President of Burkina Faso, His Excellency Roch Marc Christian Kaboré presiding over the public reading of the “Declaration of Ouagadougou” concerning the promotion and dissemination of biodigester technologies in West and Central Africa. The conference, an initiative of the Government […]

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July 6, 2018

National Biogas Programme of Burkina Faso announces the West Africa Biogas Conference

The Second International Conference on Bio-digesters Technology Burkina Faso, in collaboration with the Africa Biogas Partnership Program (ABPP), organized the first edition of the International Conference on Technology of the Bio-digester of Ouagadougou (CITBIO) from 10 – 12 October 2017 in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. The conference drew representation from 10 countries in West and Central […]

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happy lady using biogas to cook May 17, 2018

Africa Biogas & Clean Cooking Conference

Conference highlights Africa’s green revolution through modern clean energy The Africa Biogas Partnership Programme will hold the ‘Africa Biogas and Clean Cooking Conference’ from 5 to 7 April, 2016 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The conference seeks to bring together thought leaders, policy makers, businesses, experts and academia from the energy sector to discuss challenges and […]

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Waste-cakes May 15, 2018

Waste to cakes to cash

Aregesh Asfaw lives in Aleltu, a little town on the outskirts of the capital, Addis Ababa. The landscape around this town is quilted with brown, black and green parcels of land that produce, wheat, sorghum, beans and the country’s indigenous crop, teff. Pine forests outline the hills that nestle this part of the Tigray region […]

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coffee-beans September 25, 2017

Coffee Seedling Entrepreneur Maximizes Profits Using Bio-gas Technology in Uganda

COFFEE SEEDLING ENTREPRENEUR MAXIMIZES PROFITS USING BIO-GAS TECHNOLOGY: Best bio-slurry application practice-Uganda Domestic Bio-gas Programme  Coffee production activity in Uganda is a major income earner both at the national and household levels. Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA), the Government Agency responsible for the coffee sector, estimates that about 500,000 households depend on coffee production. Despite […]

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