The IFGE-CBG Producers Forum is organizing a two-day global conference on Compressed Biogas (CBG) in New Delhi on April 17 and 18, 2023. The conference, supported by the Ministry for Petroleum & Natural Gas of the Government of India, aims to apprise the industry of the initiatives taken by the government for the development of the CBG industry and to identify areas where policy modifications are required. The theme of the conference is “Towards Progressive Policy Framework for a Robust CBG Foundation and Growth.”
CBG has properties similar to CNG and can be utilized as a green renewable alternative to CNG in automotive, industrial, and commercial areas. The discussion will focus on feedstock availability, CBG offtake, fermented organic manure, carbon credits, incentives, investment, and financing for the CBG industry and biofuel policies of different states and CBG producers on state policies and international experiences.
The conference is being supported by various organizations and institutions such as TERI, NAMA Facility, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, LCB Forum (Low Carbon Biofuel Forum), Greece, Indian Oil Corporation, Verbio India, Canara Bank, IndianOil Adani Ventures Limited – IAV Biogas, SBI Capital, SIDBI, Praj Industries, and Maschinenfabrik Bernard KRONE GmbH. The conference is expected to have over 200 delegates, including CBG plant developers, LOI holders of CBG plants, contractors, prospective investors, consultants, policy makers, representatives from the central and state government, and OMCs like IOCL, HPCL, GAIL. The Hon’ble Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Housing & Urban Affairs, Government of India, Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, will inaugurate the conference.
About IFGE: CBG Producer Forum
Indian Federation of Green Energy (IFGE) : CBG Producer Forum is dedicated forum for CBG Producers which aims the training and awareness programmes.
Q.: What is the theme of the Two Day Global Conference on Compressed Biogas being organized by IFGE-CBG Producers Forum?
a. Towards a Sustainable Future
b. Towards Progressive Policy Framework for a Robust CBG Foundation and Growth
c. Towards a Greener Tomorrow
d. Towards Efficient Energy Utilization
Answer : b. Towards Progressive Policy Framework for a Robust CBG Foundation and Growth