As part of the Institutional Network that supports Low Carbon Business Action, we are glad to inform that the CALL FOR APPLICATIONS for the EU-financed matchmaking-mission on “Biogas and Bio-methane” is officially opened from Monday 18th of July through Sunday 14th of August.

We would kindly ask you to replicate/forward the call for application for potential beneficiary SMEs within your network of associates.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS - BIOGAS AND BIOMETHANE - Matchmaking Mission in São Paulo, Brazil in October 17-21, 2016

Event organized back-to-back with the III Fórum da Indústra de Biogás.

Travel costs of selected SMEs will be 80% reimbursed.

Call for applications from July 18 through Sunday 21th of August 2016 (Deadline extended!).

The Matchmaking mission is being organized in coordination with Sebrae (Serviço Brasileiro de Apoio à Micro e Pequena Empresa), CNI (Confederação Nacional da Indústria) and ABIOGÁS (Associação Brasileira de Biogás).It has the institutional support of GIZ, EU ECCP and EEN.

LCBA has identified the technological routes and business potentials for European small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the Brazilian Solid Waste Management (SWM) market, both for technology and service providers with the aim to promote joint businesses.

If you have any questions, please get in touch through the email  info [at]

Yours sincerely.

Best compliments from Low Carbon Business Action Team.

Please find below detailed information about technology needs and business opportunities for the mission :

Technology Needs/Opportunities – Biogas upgrade, production and use

Anaerobic digestion/biogas production

Biogas upgrading: removal of particles droplets, siloxanes, and other trace components

Biogas upgrading: desulphurisation

Biogas upgrading: separation of CO2 and H2O

Biogas upgrading: final conditioning, dewpoint control, adjustment of heat value, etc.

Biogas compression

Biogas use, heat generation

Biogas use, power generation

Biomethane use, power and heat generation

Biomethane use, vehicle fuel/injection of biomethane in the natural gas grid

Monitoring/metering/control equipment

Tranportation Conversion kits – from diesel to gas (biomethane) for trucks, gas trucks

Location and date

17 October 2016 - 21 October 2016

Sao Paulo
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