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A review of the biogas programme in Nepal

Bishnu Bahadur Silwal

A review of the biogas programme in Nepal

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Published by Winrock International, Policy Analysis in Agriculture and Related Resource Management in Kathmandu .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biogas Support Programme (Nepal),
  • Biogas industries -- Nepal

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 46-47).

    StatementBishnu Bahadur Silwal.
    SeriesResearch report series -- no. 42
    ContributionsPolicy Analysis in Agriculture and Related Resource Management (Program : Nepal)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9502.5.B523A-.B523ZN (H21)+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 52 p. :
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22977957M
    LC Control Number2008419033

    Demand Collection, Feasibility Study, Testing & Commissioning,Construction of institutional, community and commercial biogas plants with funding from different donors; Biogas Rehabilitation Projects funded/supported by Alternative Energy Promotion Centre, KfW, DFID, atmosfair-Germany BSP-Nepal believes in: Partnership for participation is our motto. Biogas installations, processing agricultural substrates, are some of the most important applications of AD today. In Asia alone, millions of family owned, small scale digesters are in operation in countries like China, India, Nepal and Vietnam, producing biogas . The Nepal Biogas Support Program: A successful model of public private partnerships for rural household energy supply Source SNV-Netherlands Development Organisation Date , 9 May (CEST) Author Sundar Bajgain, Indira (Sthapit) Shakya Permission: See license tag below.


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A review of the biogas programme in Nepal by Bishnu Bahadur Silwal Download PDF EPUB FB2

The first biogas plant in Nepal is believed to have been installed in Godavari School in the year After that, a few plants were installed on an experimental basis in various parts of the country.

Following the energy crisis ofbiogas drew. While the book may not offer much insight into running a biogas program in a first world nation, it does offer many good technical, economic, and cultural rules of thumb that can be applied in any setting.

Readers who have an interest in renewable resources and renewable energy can learn much from this book.5/5. Biogas has proved to be a viable technology in the physical and socio-economic conditions of Nepal. The hydropower generating potential of Nepal is calculated as one of the highest in the world but only about 12 percent of the population is connected to the national electricity grid.

The percapita energy consumption is one of the lowest in the world and more than 90 percent of. The GGC modified fixed dome model accepted as a suitable model for Nepal: Biogas Support Program (BSP), an independent organization, was established to oversee Nepal's biogas sector: –present: BSP continues to play an important role in biogas sector.

Approximately,biogas plants have been installed all over the by: The Nepal Biogas Support Program 1 1. INTRODUCTION Rural biogas production can be extremely effective. As well as offering a source of clean fuel, biogas has numerous environmental benefits, such as reducing fuelwood consumption, making valuable nutrients available to the soil, as well as benefits in health and hygiene.

Yet. The book concludes with a review of market development and biomethane certification schemes. With its distinguished editors and international team of expert contributors, The biogas handbook: Science, production and applications is a practical reference to biogas technology for process engineers, manufacturers, industrial chemists and.

Biogas in Nepal has had a long, eventful history. Started in the s as a technological research project with a limited number of test models, it was expanded during the s by the Biogas Support Program into a very successful market development program with the active A review of the biogas programme in Nepal book of the business community.

Biogas Support Programme fuels rural household energy supply in Nepal An estimated billion people in developing countries rely on biomass, such as fuel wood, charcoal, agricultural waste and animal dung, to meet their energy needs for cooking. Biogas Support Programme - Nepal (BSP -N) Since its establishment inBSP is one of the implementing agencies of the Biogas Support Programm of the Nepalese Government.

Nepal Biogas Promotion Association (NBPA) NBPA is the umbrella organization of biogas construction companies and biogas appliances manufacturing workshops. Biogas in Nepal According to the literature, the first biogas plant installed in Nepal was in Kathmandu in It was a test model and was successful.

From then on several organisations became involved in promoting and spreading the technology. The first official biogas programme started in Untilbetween and biogas plants. He was part of a team that started the national biogas programme in Nepal, and led evaluations of the programmes that succeeded it.

Review "This book provides an excellent practical overview of biogas extension programmes, discussing challenges faced in different parts of the world, and the initiation and management of implementation cturer: Practical Action Publishing.

Biogas technology has undergone great developments since the first designs in the s. Large national projects are working very effectively in countries such as Nepal, India and China, where hundreds of thousands of biogas plants have been installed; Europe has a fast-growing interest in biogas by: 1.

SCALING-UP RENEWABLE ENERGY PROGRAM INVESTMENT PLAN FOR NEPAL Draft of 11 September 1 CONTENTS BSP Biogas Support Program BSP-N Biogas Sector Partnership, Nepal 1 Renewable Energy Data BookAEPC and other sources. 5 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY. Biogas technology has good prospects in Nepal.

At present, more than 1, family-size units and 24 community plants are in operation. This presentation which encompasses historical background, present situation, research and development, and future plans, outlines the key points relevant to Nepal’s biogas program.

The results showed that, the maximum yield of biogas and methane were L biogas/g VS and L CH 4 /g VS at 25% TS of food wastes in the mixture of horizontal digester. The Nepal Biogas Support Program (BSP) is a successful model of development coope-ration, technological innovation, financial engineering and market development that has helped address some of the social, economic, energy and environmental needs of the rural areas of Nepal.

The BSP also represents a working partnership between His. carried out by Biogas Support Program for biogas users and non-users, 4% more non-biogas users have respiratory infectionsthan those who own biogas plants [50].

Office, United Mission to Nepal, P.O. BoxKathmandu, Nepal. BOOK AND REPORTS United Mission to Nepal () Biogas - Challenge and Experience from Nepal Vol. I and II. Finlay, J. (compiler) () Guidebook on Biogas Development.

United Nations Energy Resources Development Series No. 21, Sales No. While the book may not offer much insight into running a biogas program in a first world nation, it does offer many good technical, economic, and cultural rules of thumb that can be applied in any setting.

Readers who have an interest in renewable resources and renewable energy can learn much from this s: 1. Biogas Sector Partnership–Nepal-(BSP-Nepal) is a professional non-governmental organization involved in developing and promoting appropriate rural and renewable energy technologies, particularly, biogas, effective in improving livelihood of the rural people.

The benefits of biogas technology for small farmers led to programmes in China and India, which inspired the programme in Nepal. This book is the latest publication following a series of reports and a previous book about the biogas programme in Nepal. While the book may not offer much insight into running a biogas program in a first world nation, it does offer many good technical, economic, and cultural rules of thumb that can be applied in any setting.

Readers who have an interest in renewable resources and renewable energy can learn much from this book.5/5(1). This paper reviews the state of the art on financing domestic biogas plants in Nepal. Officially there are two instruments namely biogas subsidy and biogas credit fund applied for financing domestic biogas plants in Nepal.

CDM fund is emerging as one of the potential source for financing biogas and there are also cases where I/NGOs and local. The programme was instrumental in establishing(BSP, Nepal) biogas plants up to March benefitting more than a million people in the country.

Key activities Establishment of Alternative Energy Promotion Centre (AEPC) to promote renewable energy technologies provided further impetus to the biogas programme. The beginning of biogas activities in Nepal was a programme carried out by the United Missions to Nepal within the context of the Agricultural Year / whose objective was to introduce biogas plants similar to in India.

The Agricultural Development Bank of Nepal (ADB/N) assisted in financing the plants by providing a special credit framework. Inthe government of Nepal requested support from the World Bank and GPOBA to promote biogas plants in rural areas and enhance the sustainability of the energy sector.

A GPOBA grant was approved with the objective of increasing the number of households sustainably using biogas plants under the government’s existing BSP IV program. Under the “Biogas Support Program” – Nepal (BSP-Nepal) small biogas plants are built at households in the rural areas of Nepal, in order to guarantee an environmental friendly energy supply.

Target group under the project are households who currently use non-renewable biomass (firewood) for cooking purpose. The Complete Biogas Handbook— as you can see by the reviews, below— is an excellent, page resource for learning about biogas, “the original natural gas”, and a very simple and useful form of alternative energy.

The book is fairly inexpensive: US $25 plus shipping, which is US $ for anywhere in the. Figure Current Biogas Saturation in Nepal Figure Installed Annual Plant Volume and Cumulative Gas Production Figure Cost of Energy Production of Biogas in Comparison with Hydro Project Figure Projected Biogas Production ( - ) Figure Forecast Biogas Saturation ( - ).

Biogas Documentary by Pakistan Domestic Biogas Programme - Duration: S RaheelCDM in Nepal: Household biogas systems bring real change - Duration: TheCDMvideos. The Biogas Sector Programme, a Kathmandu-based organisation that promotes the use of biogas, says every biogas plant can save trees each year, That means that, due to biogas, nearlytrees a year throughout the country are saved from being chopped down.

Biogas not only replaces wood for fuel, it can also help reduce carbon emissions. Biogas is the mixture of gases produced by the breakdown of organic matter in the absence of oxygen (anaerobically), primarily consisting of methane and carbon dioxide.

Biogas can be produced from raw materials such as agricultural waste, manure, municipal waste, plant material, sewage, green waste or food is a renewable energy source.

In India, it is also. Nepal Biogas Program. Kathmandu: Winrock and Eco securities. Potential of biogas in Nepal, BSP Year Book,Kathmandu. Review of the biogas program in Nepal.

All Nepal Biogas Company Pvt. Ltd. is listed in under the category of Gas Dealers & Industries. Biogas Support Program • Started in • Financially supported by * Government of Nepal * Government of Germany * Government of the Netherlands • Technically supported by SNV • Currently running in IV phase (July to June ).

Biogas support program in Nepal (English) Abstract. In lateNepal was recovering from a decade long conflict and was one of the poorest countries in the world.

The demand for firewood was identified as a contributor to deforestation and indoor air pollution, with average smoke levels in kitchens.

The BSP has published a very useful book on the success of Nepal's biogas program, which is available as here: "The Nepal Biogas Support Program: A Successful Model of Pulbic Private Partnership for Rural Household Energy Supply" written by Sundar Bajgain, Indira Sthapit Shakya and editted by Matthew S.

Mendis. The GGC design, which was developed in Nepal, was then promoted in some African countries (e.g., Ethiopia, Rwanda) under the Biogas Partnership Programme.

These digester designs were later adapted as necessary based on the conditions of the respective countries (i.e., CARMATEC design in Tanzania and Uganda, LUPO/TED design in. The benefits of biogas technology for small farmers led to programmes in China and India, which inspired the programme in Nepal.

This book is the latest publication following a. participated in the meeting. Guided by a review of the performance of biogas sector and the opinions and ideas expressed in the meeting, a programme for district officers' training was designed as provisioned in the aforesaid FAO funded project.

The training programme aimed to train about district level officers from the Departments of. According to Nepal's Alternative Energy Promotion Centre, as of July, biogas plants were installed in more than 2, Village Development Committees and in all 75 Districts under their Biogas Support Program.

Biogas takes advantage of a process called anaerobic digestion, where microorganisms break down organic matter into methane.Biogas Technologyinthe Third World: A Multidisciplinary Review, D Filebook, pages, by Andrew Barnett, Leo Pyle, and S.K.

Subramanian,IDRC, out ofprint in "In responseto the interestin biogas and other ruralenergy systems shown by a number ofAsian researchers, the. Biogas was first introduced to Nepal in the year After its recognition as a feasible technology and realizing the importance, Gober Gas Company (GGC) was established in by the government of Nepal for the promotion and dissemination of biogas.