Biogas Project - Kilimanjaro, Manyara and Singida (2013)

Goal: Construct 507 digesters and train farmers on bio-slurry

  • Established biogas committees in biogas villages;
  • Connected future biogas users to a credit facility, Mwanga Community Bank (MRCB);
  • Conducted bio-slurry trainings to 400 households in biogas villages.

Biogas Project - Arusha, Kilimanjaro, Manyara and Singida (2012)

Goal: Construct 416 digesters and promote biogas technology

  • Conducted meetings in 20 villages and 188 house visits in Manyaa to promote biogas technology;
  • Trained 572 biogas users (323 men and 166 women);
  • Established informal biogas user groups in Babati (Manyara).

Biogas Project - Arusha, Kilimanjaro, Manyara and Singida (2011)

Goal: Construct 300 digesters and promote biogas technology

  • Conducted trainings on solid state plant and interlocking stabilizing solid block;
  • Conducted an exhibition on biogas during National Farmers’ Day in Riroda;
  • Advertised biogas technology through Radio Free Africa;
  • Provided incentives (200,000 TSH) to masons who constructed more than 2 digesters in a month;
  • Promoted biogas technology through village leaders and by going door to door.