Biogas digesters have been installed in the Upper Thukela area in KwaZulu-Natal as part of a natural resource management project to enhance the quality of life of people living there. Agama Biogas’s Greg Austin reports back on the impact this sustainable technology has had.
The theme of the popular Western Cape Agricultural show this year was "Change for Sustainability" demonstrating the new willingness of the agricultural industry to embrace the low impact farming practices discerning consumers demand both in South Africa and abroad. Of course our biogas digesters had to be there to show farmers that they don't have to spend a fortune to turn their waste into a valuable resource.
An article from the BBC describing how Nepal's successes with biogas has marked them as world experts. This experience is now travelling all across the world in the form of biogas experts running workshops and training sessions.