BioEnergy Solutions wins environmental leadership award

California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger announced that BioEnergy Solutions of Bakersfield, Calif., has won the 2009 Governor's Environmental and Economic Leadership Award for its Dairy Biomethane Cluster Projects. GEELA is California's highest environmental honor. The award recognizes individuals, organizations and businesses that have demonstrated exceptional leadership for voluntary achievements in conserving California's resources, protecting and enhancing the environment, and building public-private partnerships. BioEnergy Solutions' first digester project came on line in 2008 and is the first in California to upgrade biogas from dairy digesters to pipeline quality and inject it into an existing natural gas line.