The 1st July announcement that Nature Energy and Shell have entered into a major agreement whereby Nature Energy will sell biogas to Shell Energy Europe Limited is heralded as the largest, to-date, of its kind in the world. This new tie-up with Shell promises to catapult Nature Energy onto the global stage.
“The agreement is a blue stamp of biogas as an important part of the green transition that is taking place all over the world. We are proud that an energy mastodon like Shell is investing in biogas from us” said Ole Hvelplund, CEO of Nature Energy.
“The agreement is a commercial breakthrough for biogas and at the same time gives us more muscle to realize new biogas projects. We have ambitions to build several large-scale biogas plants in Denmark, North America and Europe, and here the agreement with Shell is an important step on the path for Nature Energy” continued Mr Hvelplund.
AcuComm’s WasteView project database contains details 13 of Nature Energy’s biogas projects, all located in Denmark – including a large (600,000 tonnes of waste per annum) anaerobic digestion plant near Sønderborg which is due to be operational in 2021.