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From Waste to Wheels – Biogas for transport
he City of Gothenburg is promoting the use of alternative fuels in requirements in procurements, free parking for eco cars, and by having 90 % eco cars in the municipal car fleet. The City is also responsible for a multi stakeholder project, Biogas Väst, working for the promotion of biogas in the Western part of Sweden.

Göteborg Energi is currently working on a project, GoBiGas, a plant that produces biogas through gasification of solid biomass such as wood chips with a very high efficiency. The 100 MW plant will be on line by 2016 and be producing 800 GWh. In a first phase, a 20 MW plant is planned to be built 2011
Icon/category:
  • Plan Action
  • Benchmark
  • People
  • Policy
  • Renewables
Type of resource:
  • Benchmark / model
Medium:
  • Electronic resource
Purpose:
  • Capacity development
  • Implementation
  • Policy (local)
Author: Göteborg
Published in: 2009
Relevant for:
  • Sweden
  • Europe
Sector:
  • Institutional
  • Municipal
Topic:
  • Energy
Language:
  • English
  • Swedish
Free to use: Yes
Energy Subject:
  • Energy production
Renewable Energy Technology:
  • Bioenergy - Biogas
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