Integrated National Plan

Santiago de Compostela, Ourense, Lugo, Ferrol and Pontevedra own a series of devices, like the sealed garbage dumps, that meet all the conditions to install in them a production system of biogas to generate of that form electricity. The beginning of these plants would allow to fulfill the power objectives and of residues that have marked the Xunta of Galicia, from the state plans with respect to the subject. The power advantage of the gases that come from the sweepings is one of the objectives that the Integrated National Plan of Residues marks that For this reason sent to the government in 2008. very low frequency, the civil servants responsible for political the half environmental one work in five projects of production of biogas in the garbage dumps of Santiago de Compostela, Ourense, Lugo, Ferrol and Pontevedra. These five cities tell on sealed garbage dumps that they reunite the technical characteristics necessary to install a system of power advantage that would avoid the emission of 9,000 tons of CO2 annual and would allow to save 40,000 Euros in the electrical tariff during the same period. They are numbers that correspond with the most advanced project, than is the one of the compostelano municipality, and which they would be possible to be applied to the one of Ourense, of which it owns similars dimensions..