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Is biogas production an option for your operation?

Recovering methane gases through anaerobic digestion is catching on as a way livestock producers can convert manure gases to electricity. In his May 27 “Manure Scoop” blog, Daniel Andersen of Iowa State University discusses the Iowa Biogas Assessment Model, available through the Iowa Economic Development Authority, Energy Office. The IBAM, available at, is an…
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The rise of green gas: Turning crops into energy

Solar panels and wind turbines got us used to the idea of green electricity, but what's called "green gas" is less well-known. However, the UK is experiencing a modest boom in its production, with the number of sites pumping it into the national grid rising more than nine-fold in the space of a year. Just…
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