National Programme of Biodigesters of Burkina Faso (PNB-BF) - Phase II

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  • 2009
    The year when the National Programme of Biodigesters (PNB-BF). started operations with the aim to initiate and assist large-scale commercial dissemination of domestic biogas to benefit rural households in Burkina Faso. It is part of the Africa Biogas Partnership Programme (ABPP).
  • 17,905
    biodigesters planned to be installed in 13 regions of the country. 6,000 to be installed between 2010 and 2013 and 11,905 to be installed between 2014 - 2018.
  • 41,560
    Number of people that are expected to benefit along with a workload reduction of 4,018 persons per year (women and children).
  • 14
    biodigesters building enterprises cooperatives to be built and impart training to about 10,000 actors, including households.
  • 148 tonnes
    estimated reduction in CO2 equivalent emission per year, thereby contributing to climate change mitigation.
  • 12.148
    hectares of reduction in deforestation expected.
  • 8,550
    Number of biodigesters installed at the end of 2016 resulting in 30,000 ton reduction of firewood used and the production of 160,000 tons of high quality compost annually.
  • 11,275
    Number of biodigesters installed as on 30 Jun 2018.