Biogas & Landfill Gas

5 hours ago

EPA: 1.4 billion RINs generated in January

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe U.S. EPA has released renewable identification number (RIN) generation data for January, reporting that more than 1.4 billion RINs were generated during the month, down from 1.57 billion generated during the same month of 2020. READ MORE

February 24, 2021

Clean Energy opens RNG fueling station in Whittier, California

BY Clean Energy Fuels Corp. Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsClean Energy Fuels Corp. announced the opening of a new RNG fueling station in Whittier, California. The station is owned by the Los Angeles County Sanitation Districts and Clean Energy designed, constructed and will operate it. READ MORE

February 23, 2021

Senate confirms Vilsack as ag secretary

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsTom Vilsack is once again leading the USDA. The Senate on Feb. 23 voted 92 to seven to confirm him as secretary of agriculture. Vilsack, a former two-term governor of Iowa, served as ag secretary during all eight years of the Obama administration. READ MORE

February 23, 2021

Refiners file brief in Supreme Court SRE case

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsAffiliates of HollyFrontier and Wynnewood Refining on Feb. 22 filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court arguing their position against the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals’ January 2020 ruling on small refinery exemptions (SREs). READ MORE

February 23, 2021

UGI Utilities signs agreement to bring RNG into its system

BY UGI Utilities Inc. Found In:BiogasUGI Utilities Inc., a subsidiary of UGI Corp., announced on Feb. 17 that the company has signed an agreement with Archaea Energy LLC to accept delivery of RNG from the Keystone Landfill in Dunmore, Pennsylvania, into its distribution system. READ MORE

February 22, 2021

EPA changes position, supports Tenth Circuit Court’s SRE ruling

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe U.S. EPA on Feb. 22 announced it now supports the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeal’s January 2020 ruling on small refinery exemptions (SREs). Representatives of the U.S. biofuels industry are applauding the agency’s new position. READ MORE

February 22, 2021

Chevron, Brightmark expand partnership on dairy RNG projects

BY Brightmark Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsBrightmark LLC and Chevron U.S.A. Inc. on Feb. 17 announced the expansion of their previously announced joint venture, Brightmark RNG Holdings LLC, to own projects across the United States to produce and market dairy biomethane. READ MORE

February 22, 2021

NGVAmerica releases new RNG vehicle value proposition report

BY NGVAmerica Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsNGVAmerica on Feb. 16 released its Fuel a Greener Future report detailing the significant environmental and economic benefits of RNG-fueled fleeting. The report cites Q3 2020 CARB data that shows RNG has achieved carbon-negative emissions. READ MORE

February 19, 2021

Johnson, Craig introduce RFS Integrity Act

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsReps. Dusty Johnson, R-S.D., and Angie Craig, D-Minn., on Feb. 19 reintroduced the Renewable Fuel Standard Integrity Act, which aims to ensure transparency and predictability in the U.S. EPA’s administration of the SRE process. READ MORE