Companies

Project ramping up at Circle 4 Farms December 2013

Murphy-Brown LLC’s Circle 4 Farms and Alpental Energy Partners, LLC are producing electricity via two methane digesters at a facility near Milford, UT. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure spill reply leads to call for hog permits December 2013

An Iowa hog farm run by a Illinois corporation has become the latest battleground between environmental groups, state officials, and modern farming operations. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Ont. manure spill brings $50,000 fine December 2013

A manure spill into a Lambton Shores creek resulted in a $50,000 fine for a Warwick company in Sarnia provincial offences court. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure not legal pollutant when spread as fertilizer December 2013

A state appeals court recently ruled that manure is not a legal pollutant when it’s spread as fertilizer. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Ground broken on $6 million Hungarian biogas plant December 2013

Construction of a new biogas plant is under way in Hungary, where officials predict it will cover the energy needs of thousands of homes. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Largest biogas cogeneration project in Canada opens December 2013

The largest anaerobic digester co-generation facility in Canada officially opened on December 4th. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Digester spill was mile-long at one point December 2013

A 300,000-gallon trail of manure that at one point stretched for at least a mile from a ruptured pipe at a Dane County biodigester may be cleaned up soon. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Effort underway to bring sustainable energy to MT December 2013

Ryan Best, an investigative research and development officer for Cencom Ltd., has an idea to convert manure into clean sustainable energy, he just needs funding Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

OR digester suffers from contaminated manure November 2013

A “sick digester” resulted in a drop off of methane gas production at the Port of Tillamook Bay’s manure-to-electricity digester Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Farm ADs are what’s needed next, OSU dean says November 2013

The dean of OSU's College of Food, Agriculture and Environmental Sciences is more interested in farm fields than football stadiums. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Micro-algae November 2013

Carbon dioxide is a major contributor to global warming. By consuming carbon dioxide, plants like micro-algae can play a crucial role in reducing these emissions to the atmosphere. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

MI utility holding anaerobic digester workshop November 2013

Consumers Energy is sponsoring a forum to provide information to anyone interested in a new program to sell electricity produced by anaerobic digesters. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

ID manure startup gets shot at free Super Bowl ad November 2013

If you think it unwise to bet against adorable children talking about “pooping their plants,” then don’t bet against a Nampa fertilizer company’s efforts. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

WI county tells Hoards to drain lagoon November 2013

Jefferson County officials have ordered Hoard's Dairyman dairy farm to drain a five million liquid gallon manure containment lagoon. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Hearing set for WI manure gas project November 2013

The public will have multiple opportunities to comment on air quality issues related to proposed WI electric power plants — fueled by gas mainly from cow manure. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Beef company prepares for 2014 biogas launch October 2013

The crown jewel of beef export giant Sukarne's sustainability practices is its three-year-old biogas pilot project. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Manure brings energy project to CA county October 2013

A 10,000-square-foot manure digester here could be a sign of a breakthrough in Merced County and California, according to Rep. Jim Costa. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

Annapolis firm spreading manure as energy solution October 2013

Annapolis firm Energy3 LLC sees a money-making opportunity in household garbage and chicken waste. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

NM biomass plant turning manure to gaseous gold October 2013

On (Oct. 18), AGPower Field Processing I broke ground on a new biomass facility in Chaves County. New Mexico. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!

HDR Constructors turning manure into natural gas October 2013

HDR Constructors Inc. is designing and building an anaerobic digester facility near LaSalle, Colo. Like this? Tweet it to your followers!