European Barriers Report

PART OF Biomethane Regions PROJECT

This is aimed at those considering development of an AD plant, covering the main aspects needing consideration, specific to each EU country involved in the project.

The document provides information for people thinking about building and operating a biogas plant who want to inform themselves about the main aspects that have to be considered in the participating countries (France, Belgium, Denmark, Sweden, Germany, Austria, Italy, Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, England and Wales).

For more detailed information concerning a specific country it is advisable to read the country report. The full version of the respective country report is written in the respective language and there is an English summary for each country, too.

It is important to note that legislation and policy surrounding anaerobic digestion is changing quickly and some of the information in this report will quickly become out-of-date. Users will have to check for up-dated information.