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Biomethane – the renewable gas

Biomethane is a renewable gas based on biogenic materials. It is almost carbon-neutral, stabilizes natural cycles and creates added value and regional jobs. However, not all types of biomethane are the same. Different areas of application emerge depending on the raw materials involved. The green gas can be made from waste products, manure and residual materials just as well as from renewable raw materials.

 

As a source of energy, biomethane can generate renewable electricity and heat, used as a fuel or as biogas for private households. In terms of its components, it is identical to natural gas – biomethane can substitute natural gas 1:1. Be sure to exploit the benefits biomethane has to offer.

Biomethan für Energieversorger & Stadtwerke

Green heat.
Biomethane as biogas.

Looking for a sustainable gas product for your customers?

Biomethan für Blockheizkraftwerke

Renewable electricity.
Biomethane in the CHP plant.

Looking to introduce biomethane in your CHP plant?

Biomethan für Erdgastankstellen

Biogas over natural gas. Biomethane as fuel.

Looking to offer your customers environmentally friendly fuel?

Biomethanerzeugung

Get more out of

your biogas.

Looking to produce biomethane or already producing it?

ENERGY PROVIDERS

BECOME BIOMETHANE SUPPLIERS!

We can provide you with the biomethane qualities and quantities you need. Whether as a gas blend, a biofuel for your CNG station or in the form of certificates – we will make sure you get the right product for your customers.

We are happy to advise you on the possible applications of the various types of biomethane, on potential remuneration under the German Renewable Energies Act (EEG), on the renewable federal and state heat legislation and on biofuel quota regulations.

YOUR ADVANTAGES AT A GLANCE.

  • Short and long-term contracts
  • Certified biomethane in any desired quality
  • Contractually fixed green gas price
  • Stabilizing portfolio effects
  • Biogas certificates to strengthen your portfolio
  • Documentation of quality certificates
  • All-round carefree package including portfolio and balancing group management, as required

Your Contact Person.

MICHAEL WIDMANN

Head of Sales

T +49 | 89 | 24 88 200 05

michael.widmann@landwaerme.de

OUR SERVICES.

CHP-PLANT OPERATORS

CHP works with renewables, too!

Everybody is talking about the role of combined heat and power (CHP) and flexible gas plants in the energy transition. The German Renewable Energies Act (EEG) facilitates economically competitive renewable CHP based on biomethane.

Existing CHP plants based on natural gas can still be refitted to run on biomethane at attractive terms under the EEG 2014 and 2017 thanks to the legally guaranteed provision to safeguard existing installations. The EEG 2017 brings with it even more opportunities – new CHP plants stand a good chance of receiving a subsidy in the auctions. Existing biomethane CHP plants whose current funding period is about to expire can secure follow-on funding under the EEG 2017.

Speak to us! We will help you to switch from natural gas to biomethane at your CHP plant.

Your Advantages at a glance:

  • Secure tariffs under the EEG
  • Contractually fixed biomethane price
  • Competitive heating price
  • Power generation to meet demand
  • Generation of green heat

Your Contact Person.

CHRISTIAN LÖFFLER

Project Development

T +49 | 176 | 10 11 14 14

christian.loeffler@landwaerme.de

OUR SERVICES.

CNG FILLING STATIONS

GREEN MOBILITY FOR YOUR CUSTOMERS!

Offer your customers a climate-friendly and extremely efficient alternative to natural gas – at the same price. All natural gas vehicles can also run on biomethane without the need for any technical modifications. For gas stations, the renewable gas is produced exclusively from residual materials and manure; no energy crops are used.

Moreover, biomethane is supported as fuel in the biofuels quota regulations. Since 2018, gas stations have also played a role in helping to fulfil the CNG quota when switching fuels. We will help you market the quota to oil companies that have to meet quota obligations.

Your Advantages at a glance:

  • Biofuel made from waste and residues
  • Excellent carbon dioxide balance
  • No modifications to the gas station or CNG vehicle necessary
  • Eligible for the biofuels quota
  • Additional revenues from marketing natural gas quota
  • When marketing quotas: biomethane at natural gas prices

YOUR CONTACT PERSON.

MICHAEL WIDMANN

Head of Sales

T +49 | 89 | 24 88 200 05

michael.widmann@landwaerme.de

OUR SERVICES.

BIOGAS & BIOMETHANE PRODUCERS

YOUR BIOMETHANE IS IN GOOD HANDS.

By producing biomethane, you can optimize the energy potential and thus commercial potential of a biogas plant. Profit from our know-how – we have already supported numerous biomethane feed-in projects and operate several plants ourselves. We are happy to advise you.

Do you already produce biomethane? You can count on Landwärme as your reliable partner. We will buy your biomethane from you in the long run and sustainably safeguard your project.

Your Advantages at a glance:

  • Additional revenue
  • Energy concept optimization
  • Improved use of capacities
  • New sales opportunities for your biogas
  • Secure biomethane purchase

Your Contact Person.

LORENZ BAUR

Head of Project Development & Plant Operation

T +49 | 89 | 24 88 200 21

lorenz.baur@landwaerme.de

OUR SERVICES.