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Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has announced plans to set up two large-scale biogas plants running on municipal organic waste. The 500 tpd BioCNG facilities are planned at the Chikkanagamangala and Karnataka Compost Development Corporation premises in Bommanahalli, a locality in Bangalore, Karnataka.
The projects are being developed in collaboration with EverEnviro Resource Management Private Ltd., using a bio-methanation model. Operations are scheduled to commence within 18 months.
As further reported, a corresponding MoU is due to be signed soon with an unknown Indore, Madhya Pradesh-based company.