Private equity firm Emerging Energy Corp partners with (B) Energy for biogas supply in Africa

AFRICA – Emerging Energy Corp (EEC), a Frankfurt private equity firm focused on financing energy companies that pursue compelling growth opportunities in the African energy sector, has partnered with German social biogas start-up (B) Energy, a social start-up, to bring portable biogas to Africa’s rural areas. The distinctive feature of (B) Energy is an aid-free business model that supports local African entrepreneurship. (B) Energy’s business partners participate in biogas business training and start with importing a number of systems. Once the new importer has started to make the biogas systems…

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Envirotaqa partners Swiss biogas company Renergon to develop biogas projects in Egypt

EGYPT – Egyptian company EnviroTaqa for Sustainable Environmental Services & Renewable Energy has signed a partnership agreement with Swiss biogas company Renergon International AG that will see the two companies work together in biogas projects in Egypt. Dry fermentation technology combines natural and industrial processes for the fermentation of organic materials to either produce biogas or biomass. The biogas can be used for a number of uses including home and industrial cooking and generation of electricity. Biomass, a by product of the dry fermentation process, can, on the other hand,…

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