Biogas & Landfill Gas

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USDA issues rule to streamline 4 loan guarantee programs

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsThe USDA on July 13 issued a final rule that aims to increase private investment in rural communities by making it easier for lenders to access four guaranteed loan programs, including the Rural Energy for America Program. READ MORE

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Letter urges EPA to address carbon neutrality of crops

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsThe Biogenic CO2 Coalition on July 10 issued a statement commending a bipartisan group of four members of Congress for pressing the U.S. EPA to address the concerns of agricultural crop producers and processors in a biogenic CO2 rulemaking. READ MORE

July 09, 2020

Chevron, Clean Energy partner on RNG initiative

BY Chevron Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsChevron announced July 8 that it is partnering with California natural gas retailer Clean Energy Fuels Corp. on Adopt-a-Port, an initiative that provides truck operators serving the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach with RNG. READ MORE

July 08, 2020

Biofuel groups file comments on EPA’s anti-backsliding proposal

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe Renewable Fuels Association and Growth Energy filed comments with the U.S. EPA on July 8 supporting the agency’s proposed anti-backsliding determination but criticizing the use of outdated and flawed data. READ MORE

July 08, 2020

Nature Energy, Shell sign biomethane deal

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced FuelsDenmark-based Nature Energy on July 1 announced it has entered into a long-term agreement to sell biomethane to Shell Energy Europe Ltd. Nature Energy currently operates 12 biogas plants, 10 of which are located in Denmark. READ MORE

July 08, 2020

Greenlane system will help Brazilian ethanol plant produce RNG

BY Greenlane Renewables Inc. Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsGreenlane Renewables Inc.'s wholly owned subsidiary Greenlane Biogas North America Ltd. has signed a contract with a Grupo Cocal, a Brazlian sugar mill operator, to supply its PSA biogas upgrading system for the production of RNG. READ MORE

July 07, 2020

EIA predicts growth in renewable electricity generation

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, BiogasThe U.S. Energy Information Administration currently predicts electricity U.S. generation from renewable energy sources will reach 20 percent in 2020 and 22 percent in 2021, according to agency’s latest Short-Term Energy Outlook, released July 7. READ MORE

July 06, 2020

BTS Biogas, Engie partner on biogas projects in Italy

BY Bioenergy DevCo Found In:BiogasBTS Biogas Srl, a sister company of Bioenergy DevCo, and Engie on July 1 signed a MOU under which the two companies will share expertise and resources to expand decarbonization efforts starting in in Italy and expanding throughout Europe. READ MORE

July 06, 2020

U of I researchers secure $10M for bioproducts from dairy waste

BY University of Idaho Found In:Biogas, ChemicalsA team of University of Idaho researchers has secured a $10 million UDSA National Institute of Food and Agriculture grant to evaluate the use of bioproducts from dairy waste streams to enhance sustainability for all of Idaho agriculture. READ MORE