NEWS: Renewable Energy

Dominion Energy Turns to Cow Manure in Gas Pact


Deal is the latest venture between livestock concerns and power producers to generate gas from animal waste. The arrangement calls for the utility to fund construction of organic-waste processing facilities called anaerobic digesters amid clusters of large dairy farms, connect the facilities to natural gas distribution pipelines and sell the gas.

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Chew On This: Farmers Are Using Food Waste To Make Electricity


This story was produced as part of a collaboration with the PBS NewsHour. Hosted by Allison Aubrey. Learn how Massachusetts farmers, food retailers, and food manufacturers are turning farm and food waste into renewable energy.

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PBS NewsHour Waste Not


In the final episode of the special series this week on food waste, PBS News Hour series “Waste Not, Want Not” looks at some innovative solutions being developed to deal with the growing problem of spoiled and surplus food in this country. Special correspondent Allison Aubrey visited a state where dairy farmers are using it to power their farms and more.

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Vanguard Renewables and Vermont Gas Win American Biogas Council 2019 Awards


PRESS RELEASE: Vanguard Renewables and Vermont Gas Win American Biogas Council 2019 Awards

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PRESS RELEASE: Vanguard Renewables and Jordan Dairy Farms, Rutland, Massachusetts Win American Biogas Council 2019 Longevity Award


PRESS RELEASE: Vanguard Renewables and Jordan Dairy Farms, Rutland, Massachusetts Win American Biogas Council 2019 Longevity Award

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How anaerobic digesters are helping process organics while sustaining US farms


Vanguard’s goal is to place Anaerobic Digesters on farms across North America.

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Vanguard breaks ground on food waste to energy project


System will help food producers and consumers comply with Vermont’s 2020 food waste ban.

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Biomethane to Supply Vermont College with 50% of its Heating and Cooling Energy Needs


Vanguard Renewables has selected Kinsley Energy Systems to supply high-efficiency combined heat and power (CHP) for a new renewable energy project.

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Energy 2028 update: College partners with Goodrich Farm on anaerobic digester project


Middlebury College broke ground on an anaerobic digester facility at the end of August, pushing the college towards its goal of using 100% renewable energy sources by 2028.

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The New Business Imperative – Employees turn environmental action into a workplace necessity


This survey of Fortune 1000 employees finds that if companies are to meet employee expectations for corporate environmental efforts, and reap the associated benefits, they have significant work ahead of them.

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