Expert of Bioenergy Association of Ukraine Slava Antonenko attended the 6th Asia-Pacific Bioenergy Summit and Exhibition with a speech on Bioenergy Development Trends in Ukraine. The events took place on 15-18 August 2019 in Guangzhou, China.

According to China’s 13th five-year plan, the biomass annual consumption will be equivalent to 58 Mtcoe by 2020. For comparison, the annual consumption of biomass in Ukraine in 2017 was 4.4 Mtcoe.

Among other challenges, the speakers paid a great attention on agricultural biomass utilization such as straw, corn stalks, husks, etc which is also topical for Ukraine.

At the same time, the Chinese industry has extensive experience of working with agro residues and offers a wide range of equipment for this type of fuel: briquette & pellet machines and mills, steam boilers, mini CHP, gasifiers, biogas plants. The technology of utilization of chicken manure with obtaining high-quality organic fertilizer and biogas was also presented.

Presentation "Bioenergy Development in Ukraine". Slava Antonenko, Georgii Geletukha, 6th Asia-Pacific Bioenergy Summit and Exhibition, 16-18 August, 2019, Guangzhou, China