Renewable Natural Gas – Economics


Can We Approach Anaerobic Digestion Differently?

Anaerobic digestion (AD) system installations are costly and projects vary significantly depending on local circumstance. One possible business model proposed to improve the economic performance of AD systems is to use the biogas as renewable natural gas (RNG) rather than heat and electricity.…

The Dairy Manure Biorefinery


Why Consider Additional Technologies with Anaerobic Digestion?

Some dairy farms have experimented with “add-on” technologies to enhance the value of the products generated from anaerobic digesters to improve economics and address other environmental and management concerns. This effort has intensified in recent years, as prices paid for electricity continue to fall.…

Renewable Natural Gas – Biogas Cleaning and Upgrading 101

With depressed electrical prices for produced biogas, many projects are now moving towards business models predicated on production of renewable natural gas (RNG). In order to produce RNG, projects must first clean and upgrade raw biogas to pipeline and/or transportation fuel quality through the use of various engineering approaches.…