Biogas & Landfill Gas

May 18, 2022

Skor, Becker, Rastetter to headline 2022 FEW in Minneapolis

BY BBI International Found In:Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsGrowth Energy's Emily Skor, Green Plains' Todd Becker and Summit Agricultural Group's Bruce Rastetter will deliver keynote addresses at the 2022 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo (FEW) taking place June 13-15, 2022, in Minneapolis. READ MORE

May 17, 2022

UGI commits funding for South Dakota RNG project

BY UGI Corp. Found In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsUGI Energy Services LLC (UGIES), a subsidiary of UGI Corp., on May 16 announced an agreement with MBL Bioenergy to fully fund the first set of renewable natural gas (RNG) projects currently under development in South Dakota. READ MORE

May 17, 2022

Green Impact Partners moves forward with RNG, ethanol project

BY Green Impact Partners Inc. Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsGreen Impact Partners Inc. is moving forward with the development of the Future Energy Park. Located within the City of Calgary, Future Energy Park is a proposed net CO2 negative biofuels facility that will produce RNG and ethanol from wheat. READ MORE

May 17, 2022

Roanoke Gas breaks ground on RNG project in Virginia

BY RGC Resources Inc. Found In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe Western Virginia Water Authority and Roanoke Gas, a subsidiary of RGC Resources Inc., have entered into a cooperative agreement to produce commercial quality renewable natural gas (RNG) from biogas produced a water treatment plant. READ MORE

May 16, 2022

Aemetis reports progress with biogas, SAF projects

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsAemetis Inc. released Q1 2022 financial results on May 12, confirming that the company’s corn ethanol plant in Keyes, California, is operating at near capacity and discussing progress with the company’s RNG, SAF, renewable diesel and CCS projects. READ MORE

May 16, 2022

Gas South partners with Element Markets to offer FlexRNG

BY Gas South Found In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsGas South has announced an agreement with Element Markets to offer FlexRNG, a blend of renewable natural gas (RNG) and certified carbon offsets generated by a range of projects that reduce carbon emissions. READ MORE

May 13, 2022

HZI, WTE announce RNG project in Colorado

BY Hitachi Zosen Inova USA LLC Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsOfficials with WTE LLC and Hitachi Zosen Inova USA LLC announced the construction of an RNG facility that will generate approximately 120,000 MMBTUs of this negative carbon fuel from a Colorado dairy. READ MORE

May 12, 2022

USDA reports strong interest for Climate-Smart Commodities funds

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsThe USDA on May 10 announced it received more than 450 proposals for large-scale projects under its new Partnerships for Climate-Smart Commodities program. The agency is accepting proposals for smaller-scale projects through June 10. READ MORE

May 12, 2022

Green Rock partners with Bio Town Biogas

BY Green Rock Energy Partners LLC, Found In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsGreen Rock Energy Partners LLC on May 12 announced it has acquired a stake in Bio Town Biogas LLC, a producer of renewable power that is expanding into renewable natural gas, in partnership with Bio Town Ag (BTA) and lenders. READ MORE

May 11, 2022

EPA seeks comments on candidates for peer review of RFS report

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe U.S. EPA on May 9 opened a 15-day public comment period on the pool of 20 candidates who have been selected to serve on an external expert panel to peer review the EPA’s third triennial report to Congress on biofuels and the environment. READ MORE

May 11, 2022

Gevo reports progress with RNG, Net-Zero 1 projects

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsOfficials at Gevo Inc. discussed progress with the development of the company’s renewable natural gas (RNG) project in Iowa and the proposed Net-Zero 1 refinery under development in South Dakota during a first quarter earnings call, held May 9. READ MORE

May 11, 2022

US Gain secures dairy RNG offtake with EnTech Solutions

BY U.S. Gain Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsU.S. Gain has announced a new offtake agreement with EnTech Solutions at their agricultural biodigester near Madison, Wisconsin. This project is a partnership between EnTech Solutions, Northern Biogas, and four local Dane County dairy farms. READ MORE

May 11, 2022

HoSt Group enters US market with three dairy biogas projects

BY HoSt Group Found In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe HoSt Group has entered the U.S. market with three new biogas projects at dairy farms in upstate New York and in Ohio. The projects are being developed in close cooperation with SJI Renewable Energy Ventures and Rev LNG. READ MORE

May 10, 2022

Report describes changes to Dutch government’s policy on biomass

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsThe government of the Netherlands in late April signaled its intent to support the use of biomass for certain high-value applications, including the production of some biofuels and high-temperature heat, but phase out support for lower value uses. READ MORE

May 10, 2022

EIA updates bioenergy production, capacity forecasts

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, BiogasRenewables are currently expected to account for 22 percent of U.S. electricity generation this year and 23 percent in 2023, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s latest Short-Term Energy Outlook, released May 10. READ MORE

May 10, 2022

SoCalGas renews program to deliver RNG to fueling stations

BY Southern California Gas Co. Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsSouthern California Gas Co. has renewed a program to supply RNG to all 32 of the company's fueling stations, along with six in the San Diego area, signing three-year contracts with suppliers U.S. Gain and Element Markets as demand continues to grow. READ MORE

May 09, 2022

ITA’s renewable energy advisory committee to meet May 12

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsThe U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration has announced it will hold a virtual open meeting the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee via WebEx on May 12. READ MORE

May 09, 2022

Republic Services, Archaea Energy launch RNG joint venture

BY Republic Services Inc. Found In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsRepublic Services Inc. and Archaea Energy Inc. on May 5 announced a joint venture to develop 39 RNG projects across the U.S. The partnership will convert landfill gas into RNG that can be used for a variety of applications to displace fossil fuels. READ MORE

May 06, 2022

Verbio begins RNG production at Iowa facility

BY Verbio AG Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsVerbio AG on May 6 celebrated the opening of its biorefinery in Nevada, Iowa. The facility began producing RNG from corn stover on an industrial scale in late 2021 and will soon begin producing corn ethanol. READ MORE

May 06, 2022

Fayetteville PWC, Bloom Energy transform waste into energy

BY Bloom Energy Found In:Power, BiogasThe Fayetteville Public Works Commission (PWC) and Bloom Energy, have announced plans to install and operate 1.5 megawatts of solid oxide fuel cells. The fuel cells will generate power using multiple biogas streams. READ MORE

May 05, 2022

FortisBC nearly triples RNG supply

BY FortisBC Energy Inc. Found In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsFortisBC increased its annual RNG supply by 184 percent in 2021 when compared to the prior year. The company expects to triple its supply by the end of 2022 by having approximately 3.9 petajouls of contracted RNG supply in place. READ MORE

May 04, 2022

Archaea Energy to acquire NextGen Power Holdings

BY Archaea Energy Inc. Found In:Power, BiogasA subsidiary of Archaea Energy Inc. has entered into a definitive purchase and sale agreement to acquire NextGen Power Holdings LLC and its subsidiaries. The purchase includes 14 operating landfill gas-to-electric plants. READ MORE

May 04, 2022

NV Energy requests bids for new renewable energy projects

BY NV Energy Found In:Power, BiogasNV Energy in April issued a request for proposals to add new renewable energy projects to its portfolio. The request for proposals seeks solar, hydroelectric, geothermal, wind, biomass and biogas technology projects of at least 20 MW in size. READ MORE

May 03, 2022

Interest in RNG motor fuel continues to grow

BY Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsNatural Gas Vehicles for America (NGVAmerica) and Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas (RNG Coalition) on May 3 announced that 64 percent of all on-road fuel used in natural gas vehicles in calendar year 2021 was renewable natural gas (RNG). READ MORE

May 02, 2022

EPA delivers final RFS RVO rule to White House OMB

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe U.S. EPA on April 29 delivered its final rule to set 2021 and 2022 RFS RVOs to the White House Office of Management and Budget. The rule may also revise the existing 2020 RVO. OMB review marks a final step before the rulemaking is promulgated. READ MORE

May 02, 2022

MW announces plans to expand its RNG infrastructure

BY WM Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsWM has announced plans to invest $825 million in its renewable energy footprint from 2022-2025 by expanding its renewable natural gas (RNG) infrastructure. New RNG plants in Oklahoma and Arkansas are expected to come online this year. READ MORE

April 28, 2022

UK: Bioenergy generation up in 2021

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, BiogasThe U.K. government recently released updated data showing that bioenergy production increased 1.8 percent in 2021, reaching 40 terawatt hours (TWh). Bioenergy was the only renewable technology to report increased generation for the full year. READ MORE

April 28, 2022

Greenlane signs $11 million contract for new system sales

BY Greenlane Renewables Inc. Found In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsGreenlane Renewables Inc. has announced a $11.4 million (US$8.9 million) contract with a single customer for the supply of its pressure swing adsorption (PSA) biogas upgrading systems for new food waste-to-RNG projects in three states. READ MORE

April 27, 2022

Anaergia commissions first of 7 RNG facilities in Italy

BY Anaergia Inc. Found In:BiogasAnaergia Inc. has officially commissioned its Easy Energia Ambiente facility in Pontinia, Italy. The facility is the first of seven renewable natural gas (RNG) facilities the company is currently developing in Italy. READ MORE

April 27, 2022

Duke Energy invests in 2 new RNG projects in North Carolina

BY Duke Energy Found In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsDuke Energy hasannounced its investment in two projects to convert landfill gas from two North Carolina landfills into renewable natural gas (RNG). The projects are named Foothills Renewables and Upper Piedmont Renewables. READ MORE