Our focus areas
Biogas technology is a proven technology noted for improving sanitation, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, helping to prevent deforestation and forest degradation, producing fertilizer and providing clean decentralised energy. At least 400 biogas systems have been built in Ghana, pre-dominantly using the fixed-dome, floating drum and Puxin technologies.
OUR BIOGAS RENEWABLE ENERGY TARGETS
OUR PROGRESS OVER THE YEARS
OUR KEY PROJECTS
Our objectives are geared towards promoting the sustainable development of the biogas sector in Ghana. The association seeks to achieve this by:
OPERATIONAL AREAS OF IMPACT
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The idea of an association to represent firms, institutions and individuals involved in any form of the applications of Biogas Technology in Ghana was initiated at a meeting of actors in the biogas sector which was organised by Ghana National Cleaner Production Centre (GNCPC), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Energy Commission in July, 2016 in Accra. In the meeting, members elected an Interim Committee which was tasked to lead the formalization of the Biogas association of Ghana.
OUR STRATEGIC PARTNERS
The Biogas Association of Ghana has collaborated with the Ghana Alliance for Clean Cookstoves and Fuels in advocating for the Clean Cooking during the 5th GHACCO Anniversary and the Annual GHACCO Forum. The programme with took place from 30th – 31st October, 2018 at the Accra Metropolitan Assembly on the theme: “Translating Sector Commitments into […]
BAG SIGNS CONTRACT WITH BUSAC FUND TO ADVOCATE FOR LEGISLATION ON TURNING SEPTIC TANKS INTO BIODIGESTERS
The Biogas Association of Ghana has received funding to work on a policy advocacy in converting septic tanks into Biogas Digesters. The Business Sector Advocacy Challenge Fund, sponsored by DANIDA, USAID and European Union is to be used in organizing a workshop for BAG members as well as engaging in comprehensive research activites before public […]
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WHAT WE ARE ENGAGED IN
Ensuring and supporting the development of quality standards by training actors in the industry based on modern approved practices in the industry