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Climate change: A scientist's perspective on the value of renewable natural gas

Lansing State Journal Summary As one of the Great Lakes states and with an abundance of natural resources, Michigan should be doing everything it can to promote sustainability and renewable energy solutions. But we’re not. To date, we’ve largely ignored one innovative opportunity to...


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Petawawa aims to make its wastewater plant an “Energy Net-Zero Plant”

Electrical Business Summary Ottawa is investing roughly $2.7 million from the Low Carbon Economy Fund to support a project in Petawawa, Ont., that converts food waste into energy. The Town of Petawawa is also contributing $2.7 million to the project. “The Town of Petawawa is...


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A wind turbine production plant in Britain will now get most of its power from renewable gas

CNBC Summary A turbine production plant owned by energy giant Vestas will now be powered using an environmentally-friendly source of gas, according to a new deal announced on Monday. A biogas facility off the south coast of England will soon provide electricity to a factory operated by...


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Here's how biogas could save Salem money and cut pollution

Statesman Journal Summary A new biogas facility at the Willow Lake Wastewater Treatment Plant is expected to save $300,000 a year and keep 5,000 metric tons of pollution-causing gases from being released into the atmosphere annually, city officials said Friday. This means much of the...


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Investments in New California Projects Move UC Closer to Clean Energy Goals

Renewable Energy Magazine Summary The University of California has taken a major step toward meeting its 2025 carbon neutrality goals with two innovative clean energy projects in California: the construction of a new biogas plant and a utility-scale solar array, a collection of...


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Denmark vows to create world’s first ‘energy islands’

energy Live News Summary The Danish Parliament has agreed to create what it claims to be ‘world’s first energy islands’. The two offshore wind energy islands will be located in the North Sea and Baltic Sea and could help increase Europe’s share of renewable energy. The energy islands...


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Biogas Presents A New Field In The Renewables

Amazon Echo Summary Biogas is a form of a renewable energy source that can be extracted from different compostable sources, like animal waste, crop manure, industrial effluents, solid wastes, agricultural residues, the degradable waste homes, and the other farm products like straw. The...


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Capstone Turbine Renewable Energy Success Continues with Biogas Order for New York Water Facility

Yahoo! Finance Summary Capstone Turbine Corporation ( www.capstoneturbine.com ) ( CPST ), the world's leading clean technology manufacturer of microturbine energy systems, announced today that it received an order for a three-bay, 400 kilowatt, C400 Signature Series (C400S) microturbine...


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The Future of Biogas as a Renewable Energy Source

AZO Cleantech Summary In the United States, over 70 million tons of organic waste is produced each year. Unfortunately, the mismanagement of these wastes poses significant consequences to both public health and the environment in the form of surface and groundwater contamination. Increasing...


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CalBio and Bloom Energy to Generate Renewable Electricity from Dairy Waste

Press Release, Bloom Energy On-Site Power Solution Will Dramatically Reduce Methane Emissions from Dairies by Using Captured Biogas to Generate Electricity without Combustion State Programs Enable Renewable Electricity Generated by Dairies to Power Electric Vehicles throughout California ...