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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.

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.

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.

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.

Milestones Reached as Vermont Gas, Vanguard Renewables Break Ground on Biogas-RNG Project

For many who attended the groundbreaking for the new dairy digester at Vermont’s Goodrich Farm, the sense of true celebration was palpable.

Diversification the secret behind Bar-Way Farm’s century of success

DEERFIELD — Steven Melnik used horses when he started his farm in 1919. A century later, his great-grandson can use his smartphone to turn on the pumps at a 750,000-gallon methane digester that makes bedding for dairy cows, as well as electricity, fertilizer and heat.

Media Coverage for the official groundbreaking at Goodrich Farm of Salisbury biodigester

Multiple news outlets covered this historic event, and groundbreaking of the new Salisbury Anerobic Digestor. Read coverage from WPTZ (NBC5), VtDigger, Houston Chronicle, VtBiz, WCAX.

Vanguard Renewables, Goodrich Farm, Middlebury College, and Vermont Gas Celebrate Groundbreaking for Facility that Turns Manure and Food Waste into Renewable Energy

Middlebury will be the primary consumer of the RNG produced at the dairy farm.

Vermont farm turns manure into renewable energy, powering Middlebury College

The digester, which extracts methane from manure and food waste, is similar in design to the one under construction in Salisbury, Vermont.