Enjoy a sponsored educational site visit to two Biogas plants in Athens
Delegates are given the unique opportunity to explore local Biogas Plants in Athens on
Sunday 05th May
The Site visit includes the following:
- Hotel Pick-up service from the Athens Marriott Hotel, (Headquarter Hotel of the 1st International Biogas Conference)
- Tour around the facilities and Q&A Session
- Presentation of the Biogas Plant
- Coffee and Refreshments
- Lunch Box
- Return Service to the Athens Marriott Hotel
Duration: 3,5-4 hours
BEAL S.A. – Leader in generating renewable electricity & saving CO2 emissions
BEAL S.A. is a landfill gas powered plant jointly developed by HELECTOR S.A. and Energy Developments Ltd (EDL). HELECTOR, a member of ELLAKTOR Group, is one of the leading waste management companies in Southern Europe and operates a similar plant in Thessaloniki (5 MWe in Tagarades landfill), while another one (3,52 MWe in Mavrorahi landfill) is currently being implemented. EDL, a member of CKI Group, is an Australian company with >1.000 MWe inst. power on landfill gas and mining gas. With an installed capacity of 24,2 MWe BEAL operates successfully since 2001 and is one of the largest landfill gas powered plants worldwide. In 2018, BEAL generated 170 GWhe of renewable electricity and its operation resulted in emission avoidance of approx. 144.000 tons CO2. BEAL is fueled by the biogas extracted from the Ano Liosia-Fyli Sanitary Landfill, the entire drilling network being designed, executed and daily operated by HELECTOR.
MEGABIOGAS is a biogas company which produces electricity and heat through the anaerobic digestion of animal and plant waste from methane combustion. Its production is sold to the Public Power Corporation S.A Hellas for the needs of power distribution. The site visit will guide through the operational processes of biogas production.