Biogas & Landfill Gas

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BIC wins $1.8M to support development of biomass standards

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsThe Canadian government on Aug. 3 awarded $1.8 million under Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s AgriAssurance Program to Bioindustrial Innovation Canada, a nonprofit group that supports the commercialization of sustainable technologies. READ MORE

August 09, 2022

Gevo to celebrate Net Zero 1 groundbreaking in September

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsGevo Inc. plans to host a groundbreaking ceremony in September to kick off the initial site work phase at its proposed Net Zero 1 facility under development in Lake Preston, South Dakota, according to comments made by CEO Patrick Gruber on Aug. 8. READ MORE

August 09, 2022

EIA updates bioenergy capacity, production forecasts

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, BiogasRenewable electricity is expected to account for 22 percent of U.S. generation this year, increasing to 24 percent in 2023, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s latest Short-Term Energy Outlook, released Aug. 9. READ MORE

August 08, 2022

EPA seeks comments on 2 candidates for peer review of RFS report

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe EPA on Aug. 1 opened a 15-day comment period on two additional peer review candidates that are under consideration 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

August 08, 2022

Senate passes bill with new SAF, clean fuel, hydrogen tax credits

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, Advanced Fuels, ChemicalsThe Senate on Aug. 7 passed the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 by a vote of 51 to 50 along party lines. Vice President Kamala Harris cast the tie-breaking vote. The bill includes a range of provisions benefiting biofuel and bioenergy prodcution. READ MORE

August 05, 2022

DOE achieves major biofuel technology, production milestone

BY Josh Messner, technology manager, systems development and integration, U.S. Department of Energy’s BETO Found In:Biogas, Advanced FuelsThe U.S. Department of Energy Bioenergy Technologies Office partnered with T2C-Energy LLC to validate pilot-scale production of drop-in biofuels with a price of $3 per gallon of gas equivalent and at least 60 percent lower GHG than petroleum. READ MORE

August 05, 2022

Montauk Renewables files provisional patent for biogas technology

BY Montauk Renewables Found In:BiogasMontauk Renewables Inc. has filed a provisional patent application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) pertaining to a combustion based oxygen removal condensate neutralization technology related to RNG production. READ MORE

August 04, 2022

UK funds biomass feedstock, biobased hydrogen projects

BY Erin VoegeleFound In:Pellets, Power, Thermal, Biogas, ChemicalsThe U.K. government on Aug. 4 awarded £32 million to 12 projects that aim to increase production of sustainable biomass. An additional £5 million was awarded to 22 projects to support new technologies that generate hydrogen from biomass and waste. READ MORE

August 04, 2022

NextChem awarded contract for wood-to-biomethane conversion

BY Maire Tecnimont S.p.A. Found In:BiogasMaire Tecnimont S.p.A. announces that its subsidiary NextChem has been awarded a contract by Storengy to carry out an advanced basic engineering study for a waste wood and solid recovered fuel conversion plant to produce biomethane. READ MORE