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To develop and evaluate renewable energy technology systems which complement andimprove agricultural research and progress. Renewable energy is making use of natural energy sources (sun, wind, animal waste and water) to generate energy.

  • Renewable energy facilities, equipment and systems

  • Biogas, wind/hydro power and solar systems

(See publication list for publications on renewable energy technologies)

lemon bush.jpgEssential oils business is a niche farming business. In an effort to reduce barriers for emerging farmers, the ARC-Agricultural Engineering Campus has upgraded its laboratory to include essential oil quality analysis services
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Wild Liipia javanica (Lemon Bush)                     

ARC’S SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM FOR BIOGAS PROJECTS SUPPORT

For starting and existing ventures in biogas, the Agricultural Engineering division of the Agricultural Research Council (ARC) offers services within its technical and commercial areas of expertise for biogas generation and maximization at the client’s facility. Read more ....

methane potential testing system-small.jpgMethane potential testing system

 
Unheated biogas system

Turbine & generator

Cross-flow hydro power turbine

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Solar Dryer

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