26 Sep 2018

Pacific Community reaches out to Germany for regional biogas initiatives

From , 5:02 am on 26 September 2018

A delegation from the regional technical organisation the Pacific Community or SPC has travelled to Germany with the hope of sparking a biogas initiatives in the region.

The group, which included Tonga's Energy Minister, is hoping that the biogas generation or the use of plant and animal waste to generate electricity, gas and heat could be introduced in the Pacific.

The SPC's Akuila Tawake was part of the group that went to Germany and he told Koro Vaka'uta what lessons were learnt.

Freight train with biofuel tankcars

Photo: 123RF