EU Patent Obtained on Super Single-Celled Organisms for Biomethane Production

By Alexander Stark, Process Worldwide.

Electrochaea has successfully patented a strain of microorganisms specially developed for efficient biocatalytic methane production. The patent for the EU was recently validated in Denmark, where Electrochaea has been operating the world's first biological methanation plant with a power uptake of one megawatt, since 2016.