Not Being Cow-ered by Pies; Getting Natural Gas from Old Bessie’s Deposits; Companies Making Commercial Profits from Manure & Its Gases

FUEL MANAGEMENT & PRODUCTION

SITUATION:
Natural gas made from waste like cow manure has been commercialized;
Biofuel companies have new source of earnings & product;
Makes manure a sale-able & profitable natural gas product;

SOLUTIONS:
California’s grading system for clean fuels gives natural gas made from cow manure a better score;
Plus much higher subsidies—than a similar gas from landfills;
Sale of Cow Manure Natural Gas boosts earnings of participating companies

Leading Company
 Clean Energy Fuels is distributor of natural gas;
Switched to bio fuels from cow poop. -same as from garbage

STATS:
Added earnings of $70M to Clean Energy Fuels;

SOURCES
WSJ — “California Green Subsidies Boost New Biofuel” – https://www.wsj.com/articles/californias-green-energy-subsidies-spur-a-gold-rush-in-cow-manure-11645279200

 

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