Raw sewage rarely draws a crowd, but former Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter joined city leaders from across the state in Denver to learn more about turning human waste into natural gas.
By Joanna D. Underwood, Commentary New Yorkers breathed a collective sigh of relief as they got the news the Cuomo administration would ban high-volume hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. But what will it mean for the state’s energy sector? There are modest reserves of conventional natural gas in New York, though production has fallen by more […]
By Sarah Goodyear (Next City) Imagine, if you will, a waste disposal system that worked like this: A garbage truck picks up organic waste along its regular route, then drops it off at a facility that converts that waste into clean-burning renewable natural gas (RNG) to be used to fuel the trucks, which would pick […]