Biomethane utilisation pathways

Out of the total biogas production in 2011 of 1,473GWh, 734GWh (50%) was upgraded to natural gas quality. 47GWh (3%) was used to generate electricity, while heat constituted 562GWh (38%). This however includes internal use and waste heat. District heating is not a major utilisation route. Flaring had a share of 115GWh (8%).