Preface to the Analyst Version 14
Preface 15
Management summary 17
Part I: Plants and market 21
1 Plants 22
11 Plants worldwide 22
12 Europe 26
13 North America 27
14 South and Central America 29
15 Asia 30
16 Australia and Pacific 31
17 Africa and Middle East 33
2 Market development 35
21 Global market development 35
22 Europe 40
23 North America 41
24 South and Central America 43
25 Asia 43
26 Australia and Pacific 44
27 Africa and Middle East 45
3 Competition 46
31 Operators 46
32 Plant manufacturers 48
4 National markets 59
41 Asia 59
China 59
India 65
Other Asian countries - overview 71
Indonesia 71
Kazakhstan 72
Malaysia 72
Nepal 73
Content
Qatar 73
Papua New Guinea 73
Philippines 73
Pakistan 75
South Korea 75
Taiwan 76
Thailand 76
Vietnam 78
42 Europe 81
Austria 81
Belgium 86
Czech Republic 91
Denmark 95
Finland 99
France 104
Germany 115
Hungary 126
Ireland 131
Italy 135
Latvia 144
Netherlands 147
Poland 153
Portugal 159
Slovakia 162
Slovenia 165
Spain 169
Sweden 174
Switzerland 179
United Kingdom 184
Other European countries - overview 193
Belarus 193
Bulgaria 193
Content
Croatia 194
Cyprus 196
Estonia 196
Greece 197
Iceland 198
Lithuania 199
Luxembourg 201
Malta 201
Macedonia 202
Moldavia 202
Norway 202
Romania 203
Russia 204
Serbia 205
Turkey 206
Ukraine 207
43 North America 211
Canada 211
USA 216
44 South and Central America 223
Brazil 223
Other South American countries - overview 228
Argentina 228
Bolivia 228
Chile 228
Honduras 228
Cuba 229
Mexico 229
Peru 229
Puerto Rico 229
Uruguay 230
45 Australia and Pacific 231
Content
Japan 231
Australia 236
46 Africa and Middle East 238
Israel 238
Kenya 238
Morocco 239
Nigeria 239
South Africa 239
Part II: Background 241
5 Differentiation and definitions 242
51 Differentiation 242
52 Differentiation by substrates 245
53 Differentiation by types of fermentation 247
6 Plant technology 249
61 Delivery and processing of the biomass 249
62 Fermentation technology 250
63 Anaerobic fermentation of biomass 255
64 Biogas applications 257
65 Applications of digestates 258
7 Costs and revenues of biogas plants 260
71 Investment costs 260
72 Current costs 264
73 Revenues 266
8 Market factors and framework conditions 269
81 RE legislation 269
82 Waste legislation in Europe 276
83 EU legislation after 2020 282
84 Current trends on the biogas market 286
85 Procurement of substrates 289
86 What biogas plants are criticised for 293
87 Biogas generation potential 294
9 Planning a biogas plant project 296
Content
91 Project idea 297
92 Preliminary planning: analysis of the existing situation 298
93 Pre-feasibility study 300
94 Negotiation phase 301
95 Awarding 302
96 Approvals 303
97 Deciding the type of biogas use 305
98 Choosing a manufacturer / technology provider 305
99 Calculating profitability 306
910 Construction, construction supervision, commissioning 307
Glossary 308
Methodology and sources 311
Annex B: forecasts 312