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Published on May 7th, 2012 | by Glenn Meyers

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Methane Biogas Recovery Program Announced

May 7th, 2012 by  


Investing in methane biogas recovery is a positive first step for the EPA and USDA in working with farmers on a sustainable program that can also reduce greenhouse gases. Read Tina Casey’s Clean Technica post on the subject. Photo: net_efekt



Big Methane Biogas Blowout Planned for U.S. Farmers (via Clean Technica)

If all goes according to plan the new program will see plenty of action.  According to EPA’s count there are only about 150 onsite biogas recovery systems at U.S. livestock operations, but there are about 8,000 farms that would be good candidates for the installations — and that’s to say nothing…



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Writer, documentary producer, and director. Meyers is a contributor to CleanTechnica, and founder of Green Streets MediaTrain, a communications connection and eLearning hub. As an independent producer, he's been involved in the development, production and distribution of television and distance learning programs for both the education industry and corporate sector. He also is an avid gardener and loves sustainable innovation.



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