Task 37: Energy from Biogas

Task 37 is an international working group which covers the biological treatment of the organic fraction of municipal solid waste (OFMSW) as well as the anaerobic treatment of organic rich industrial waste water. OFMSW is digested in specifically designed digestors or in co-digestion with other wastes (mainly manure). The main interests are the production of biogas and a digestate of a high quality. Collection, sorting, gas upgrading and gas utilization are accompaning technologies.


Country Reports

of Task 37, latest reports from October 2014


Country Reports IEA BIOENERGY Task 37 – Energy from Biogas


Technical Brochures

Pretreatment of feedstock for enhanced biogas production, February 2014


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Status and Factors Affecting
Market Development and Trade

A Joint Study by IEA Bioenergy Task 40 and Task 37
Sptember 2014