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Biogas is an energy product derived from organic material such as animal dung, that is decomposed in the absence of oxygen making a mixture that is mainly made up of methane (gas). The gas can be used directly for cooking and lighting or for generating electricity.

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Generating biogas from municipal kitchen waste: An experience from Gaibandha

This is an article on Practical Action’s experience on generating renewable energy from municipal kitchen waste in Gaibandha published in “Looking to the Future” of Sustainable and Renewable Energy...

Saha, Uttam Kumar, Published on 2016

প্রশিক্ষণ ম্যানুয়েল আবর্জনা থেকে বায়ো-গ্যাস উৎপাদন

বায়ো-গ্যাস প্ল্যান্ট বিষয়ক এ প্রশিক্ষণ ম্যানুয়েলের প্রধান লক্ষ্য হলো: সংশ্লিষ্ঠ সকলের মধ্যে সচেতনতা গড়ে তোলা এবং সঠিক পদ্ধতি অনুসরন করে পচনশীল আবর্জনা থেকে বায়ো-গ্যাস উৎপাদন ও ব্যবহার পদ্ধতি...

Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published on 2016

Generating Biogas from Municipal Kitchen Waste

Demand for energy increases with population growth. Sustainable and affordable energy is the foremost need for Bangladesh that cannot depend on non-renewable energy source alone. With...

Uttam Kumar Saha, Published on 2016

Bio gas: Up-scaling Biogas Technology for Sustainable Development and Mitigation of Climate Change in Sri Lanka

This leaflet provides and introduction to the “ Up-scaling Biogas Technology for Sustainable Development and Mitigation of Climate Change in Sri Lanka” and it’s initiatives.

Janathakshan Gte Ltd, Published on 2015

বায়োগ্যাস প্ল্যান্ট

এই ডক্যুমেন্টটিতে চিত্র দিয়ে বায়োগ্যাস প্ল্যান্ট দেখানো হয়েছে

Practical Action, Published on 2015

ජීව වායුෙවන් බලශක්තිය

This video gives an introduction to bio gas technology.

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

කුඩා පරිමාණයේ “ප්ලග් ෆ්ලෝ” ජීව වායු ජනකයක් ඉදිකිරීම 

This video is on the constructin of small scale ''Flag flow'' bio gas generators

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

එක ක්‍රමයයි වාසි ගොඩයි

This leaflet provides the basic facts, technology and advantages of domestic bio gas tanks.

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

সমন্বিত আবর্জনা ব্যবস্থাপনা ও বায়োগ্যাস উৎপাদন

এই লিফলেটটি সমন্বিত আবর্জনা ব্যবস্থাপনা ও বায়োগ্যাস উৎপাদন বিষয়ক

Practical Action, Bangladesh, Published by Practical Action, Bangladesh on 2011

Design, performance and marketability of biogas systems: proceeding of the two day international workshop to formulate a participatory plan for the development of biogas systems in Sri Lanka

The international workshop on the Design, performance and marketability of bio gas systems organized by Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka in collaboration with the energy...

Practical Action Sri Lanka, Published on 2015

Biogas Digest: Volume III - Cost and Benefits

This manual describes the costs and benefits of a Biogas Plant.

Werner Kossmann, Published by GTZ (GIZ) on 2012

Improved Biogas Unit for Developing Countries

This booklet reflects seven years of experience of the Biogas Extension Service (BES) of CAMARTEC (Centre for Agricultural Mechanization and Rural Technology) in Arusha/ Tanzania which was carried...

Sasse Ludwig;Kellner Christopher;Kimaro Ainea, Published by The German development organisation, GIZ on 1991

Using Biogas Technology to Solve Pit Latrine Waste Disposal

This Fact Sheet looks at the option of using biogas units to reduce the waste produced by standard pit latrines.

Daniel Buxton, Published on 2010

Biogas Technology and Integrated Development

Biogas, creating energy from waste, was implemented in Sri Lanka. We learn about why and how this was done, and what we can learn from it.

Sanjeevani Munasinghe, Published by Practical Action on 1999

Build Manual: ARTI Floating Dome Biodigester

The Appropriate Rural Technology Institute (ARTI) developed a compact biogas plant which uses waste food rather than manure as feedstock, to supply biogas for cooking. The compact plants are made...

Ben Dana, Published by AITG on 2009

Biogas Digest: Volume I - Biogas Basics

Manual describes the basics of producing and using Biogas from dung and organic waste materials.

Werner Kossmann;Uta Pönitz, Published by GTZ (now GIZ) on 2011

Biogas Technologies in Bangladesh

Renewable energy practices in Bangladesh.

Renewable Energy & Environmental Information Network

Biogas Gasification in Bangladesh

Renewable energy practices in Bangladesh

IDCOL, Bangladesh

Biogas Digest: Volume II - Application and Product Development

Important factors, providing a checklist for the planning and procedure for product development of a biogas plant.

Werner Kossmann, Published on 2012


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