ARTI Biogas Plant

Appropriate Rural Technology Institute (ARTI)

The ARTI is a domestic bio-digester technology useful to generate gas primarly from cattle dung.


Product description Brand name and product description

The ARTI biogas plant is a system developed by India’s Appropriate Rural Technologies (ARTI), it 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?"

ARTI is the distributor of the system.

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

Approximately $156 USD (10,000 INR).

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

Low-cost biogas production systems like the Flexi BiogasDESI powerSimgas and Sistema Biobolsa.

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

Goal 7: Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.

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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