Darling Downs Fresh Eggs
IFES Number: 107
Technology: digester to electricity and heat (co-gen)
Energy Feedstock: manure
Energy Produced: 240 kW
Fossil Energy Inputs Replaced: generates all farm's electricity with surplus; hot water to piggery
New co-products: Reduce current grid electricity usage by 60 per cent in the first year. Reduce carbon emissions of up to 1,000 tonnes per annum, through the reduced electricity and LPG usage. Reduce methane emissions by over 6,000 tonnes of CO2e a year.
Outputs: electricity used onsite, heat, slurry for fertilizer