ARTI Biogas Plant

Appropriate Rural Technology Institute (ARTI)

The ARTI is a domestic biodigester technology useful to generate gas primarly from cattle dung.


Product description Brand name and product description

The ARTI biogas plant, a system developed by India’s Appropriate Rural Technologies (ARTI), converts food waste into methane-rich gas. The system is compact for urban use, suitable for both cities and farms, and designed to handle high-calorie feedstock such as leftovers, spoiled food and other kitchen waste, green leaves and other starches and sugars rather than manure or human waste.


Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)
Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

This product is implemented by ARTI.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

~137 USD (10,000 INR)Converted on August 2020

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Primary competitors include Flexi BiogasDESI powerSimgas and Sistema Biobolsa.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 7: Affordable and clean energy

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Households that have at least 6 to 8 heads of cattle.

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