Darling Downs Fresh Eggs


Darling Downs Fresh Eggs

IFES Number: 107

City: Pittsworth

State: Queensland

Country: AU

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.

Website: http://www.quantumpower.com.au/core/uploads/2013/07/Piggery-Queensland.pdf

Outputs: electricity used onsite, heat, slurry for fertilizer