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Manure-burning power plant in limbo July 2014

Maryland officials are weighing giving Green Planet Power Solutions, the company chosen to build 13.4-megawatt plant, a nearly $35 million subsidy. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Himark makes breakthrough into U.S. market July 2014

At the start, an endless supply of cattle manure from a feedlot near Vegreville fired up Himark’s green power plant to make electricity. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Four MI farms selected to produce electricity July 2014

onsumers Energy is diversifying its energy supply by selecting four Michigan farms to produce renewable energy with anaerobic digesters. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure applicator calls for open reporting of PED July 2014

A southern Manitoba custom swine manure applicator is calling for more open reporting of PED. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Science Meets art July 2014

It’s spring at the Rosenholm Dairy in Waumandee, Wisc., when the snow melts. The robins start chirping, and the half-ton trucks start pulling up to the dairy’s gate to purchase compost and potting soils produced from its cow manure solids. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure prices are on the rise in Tulare County July 2014

Manure is growing in popularity and value as commercial fertilizer become more expensive. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure-into-bedding gaining popularity in Europe June 2014

Green bedding may not be a term you’re familiar with, but it looks set for a surge of popularity in the UK. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Be informed about new spam law May 2014

Come July, 1, 2014, your ability to use email as a marketing or fundraising tool will be restricted as Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation comes into effect Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Michigan dairy to install water-recycling system May 2014

A 3,200-cow dairy operation located near Middleton will be one of the first dairy operations in Michigan to install a manure treatment system to recycle water. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

NA Manure Expo Coming Soon May 2014

The Show Me state is preparing to show farmers the importance of valuing manure and the environment during the North American Manure Expo, being held July 8 and 9 in Springfield, Missouri. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Michigan utility looking to buy electricity from ADs March 2014

Michigan-based Consumers Energy is pushing forward on a new program in which the utility will buy electricity produced by anaerobic digesters. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Canada’s largest biogas plant March 2014

An abundance of manure in the vicinity of Canada’s largest anaerobic digester made the $30-million project viable but fees collected from Alberta’s largest greenhouse gas emitters made construction of this new, state-of-the art co-generation facility near Lethbridge possible. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

WI manure digester springs its third leak March 2014

A pipe burst March 12 at the Clear Horizons biodigester near Waunakee, spewing tens of thousands of gallons of manure onto the ground for the third time Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Clear Horizons cited by DNR for major manure spill March 2014

The Department of Natural Resources has cited the owners of a community manure digester in Dane County for violating state water pollution laws. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Carbon Credit Solutions launches carbon bank March 2014

CarbonCredit Solutions (CCSI), involved in the field of carbon credit aggregation, is launching a carbon bank. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Smithfield Foods’ renewable energy activities February 2014

During the past several years, Smithfield Foods, Inc., has been closely monitoring scientific advancements to efficiently create renewable energy from manure. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Wisc manure digester has second spill January 2014

For the second time in two months, a manure spill occurred at the Waunakee Community Manure Digester, Dane County Executive Joe Parisi’s office said. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Keeping pace January 2014

The combination of operating a top-of-the-line manure drag hose system and experience has helped LG Pumping LLC of Osmond, Neb., evolve over the years into an undeniable success. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Crackdown on NE manure spills raises stink January 2014

A proposed crackdown on manure truck spills backed up the Nebraska Legislature on its first day of bill debate. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

London energy firm buys ID biogas facility January 2014

Camco Clean Energy, the London-based sustainable energy developer, bought a $2.9 million biogas plant in Hansen that converts dung into electricity. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!