Switzerland: biomethane increased by 12%

Biomethane is becoming increasingly popular in Switzerland. In 2013 the amount of sold biomethane increased by 12% compared to the previous year.

The Swiss plants produced 97 GWh in 2013, out of which 49 GWh were used as a vehicle fuel and 48 GWh for heating purposes. To meet the market demand 81.5 GWh of certified biogas were purchased from abroad and used for heating purposes.

Source: www.ee-news.ch