The Biogas plant, with a total capacity to produce 40m3 of gas with each setup, is installed at the south-east region of the XLRI campus. The goal behind the project was to make the campus carbon neutral by the end of 2020.
|Total waste collected:||250-300 kg / day|
|Total volume of gas produced:||30m3|
|Equivalent amount of LPG:||16.6 Kg (gross)|
|Fully operational since:||June 2016|
|Net Saving per day:||1 LPG cylinder Equivalent (reduced lead usage)|
|GAS GENERATED IN A DAY|
|Waste Collection location details||Kg||30.00||m3|
|FR. MCGRATH RESIDENCE||70||7.00||m3|
|FR. TOME JESUIT RESIDENCE||15||1.50||m3|
|FR. ENRIGHT RESIDENCE||100||10.00||m3|
Components: Slurry Pump, Pulveriser, Churner / Mixer, Predigester, Main-digester, Moisture trap, PVC Balloon (40m3), Gas Accumulator Station.
Project Developer: Urja Bio System