Bioenergy Community of Practice

This CoP is a group of experts from several countries of Latin America and the Caribbean. After 3 online discussion sessions, has met in person to address issues of business models, financing and enabling policies for the advancement of biogas in their respective countries. This The CoP is developed in English, and is an initiative of LEDS LAC and the LEDS GP Energy Working Group

How does the Bio-E CoP work?

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Countries represented in the CoP?

  • Argentina
  • Belize
  • Bolivia
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Cuba
  • Dominican Republic
  • El Salvador
  • Ecuador
  • Germany
  • Guatemala
  • Mexico
  • Jamaica
  • United States
  • Uruguay

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Bioenergy CoP 2017 Meeting

This meeting was held in México, as part of LEDS LAC’s Sixth Regional Workshop

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Our recent activities and material

2018 – Policy and market environment for sustainable biogas investments

  • Online session 1. Introduction & discussion of work plan
  • Online session 2. Rural large scale: Power to the Farmland!
  • Online session 3. Rural small scale: Energize your cows and crops!
  • Online session 4. Urban biogas: Don`t waste your waste!
  • In-person meeting. Final exchange and hands-on work – Business models, financing, enabling policies –

2017 – De-Risking investments in bioelectricity

  • Online Session 1. Bioenergy Investment Risks and De-Risking Measures
    Sept. 13
  • Online Session 2. Addressing biomass feedstock-specific investment risks in bioelectricity project development
    Oct. 4
  • In-person meeting. Mexico City, as part of LEDS LAC´s Sixth Regional Workshop
    Oct. 18
  • Online Session 3. 2017 Summary of Findings & 2018 CoP planning
    Dec. 15

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This CoP is co-organized by: