White Papers & Reports


2019

ANAEROBIC DIGESTION EVALUATION STUDY - (GREAT PLAINS INSTITUTE, 2019)

LOW-CARBON RENEWABLE NATURAL GAS (RNG) FROM WOOD WASTES - (GAS TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE, 2019)

SUSTAINABLE ENERGY IN AMERICA FACTBOOK - (BUSINESS COUNCIL FOR SUSTAINABLE ENERGY, 2019)

2018 Factbook 2017 Factbook 2016 Factbook

2018

PROMOTING RENEWABLE NATURAL GAS IN WASHINGTON STATE: A REPORT TO THE WASHINGTON STATE LEGISLATURE - (WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY ENERGY PROGRAM & WASHINGTON DEPARTMENT OF ECOLOGY, 2018)

BIOGAS AND RENEWABLE NATURAL GAS INVENTORY: SB 334 REPORT TO THE OREGON LEGISLATURE - (OREGON DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY, 2018)

OPTIMAL PATHWAYS TO ACHIEVE CLIMATE GOALS - INCLUSION OF RENEWABLE GAS STANDARD - (CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH & TECHNOLOGY, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, RIVERSIDE, 2018) - View the Executive Brief

ANALYSIS OF THE ROLE OF GAS FOR A LOW-CARBON FUTURE - (NAVIGANT CONSULTING, 2018)

HOW SOUND POLICY DRIVES SUSTAINABLE ENERGY: NORTH AMERICAN CASE STUDY OF MAKING RENEWABLE NATURAL GAS FROM “WASTE” - (COALITION FOR RENEWABLE NATURAL GAS, 2018)

ULTRA-LOW NOX NEAR-ZERO NATURAL GAS VEHICLE EVALUATION ISX12N 400 - (UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, RIVERSIDE, 2018)

COW POWER: A CASE STUDY OF RENEWABLE COMPRESSED NATURAL GAS AS A TRANSPORTATION FUEL - (ARGONNE NATIONAL LABORATORY & ENERGY VISION, 2018)

 

ENDING THE DIESEL ERA - (CLEANER FLEETS FOR A HEALTHIER NEW YORK CITY, 2018)

 

WASTE TO FUEL: A CASE STUDY OF CONVERTING FOOD WASTE TO RENEWABLE NATURAL GAS AS A TRANSPORTATION FUEL - (ARGONNE NATIONAL LABORATORY & ENERGY VISION, 2018)

GAS FOR CLIMATE: HOW GAS CAN HELP TO ACHIEVE THE PARIS AGREEMENT TARGET IN AN AFFORDABLE WAY - (ECOFYS, 2018)

THE PRODUCTION AND USE OF RENEWABLE NATURAL GAS AS A CLIMATE STRATEGY IN THE UNITED STATES - (WORLD RESOURCES INSTITUTE, 2018)

 

2017

California low carbon fuel policies and natural gas fueling infrastructure: Synergies and challenges to expanding the use of RNG in transportation - (UC Davis, 2017)

 

CALIFORNIA'S LCFS: UNLOCKING VALUE IN LOW-CARBON LIQUID FUELS - BUILDING EQUITABLE LOW-CARBON POLICY - (PROPEL FUELS, 2017)

 

Harnessing Renewable Natural Gas for Low-Carbon Fuel:  A Roadmap for Washington State - (Washington State University Energy Program, 2017)

 

Renewable natural gas: the RNG opportunity for natural gas utilities - (m.j. bradley & associates, 2017)

 

Fact sheet - Biogas: Converting waste to energy - (Environmental and Energy study institute, 2017) 

 

POST-2020 CARBON CONSTRAINTS: MODELING LCFS AND CAP-AND-TRADE - (ICF, 2017) 

Fact Sheet

 

2017 Outlook: environment & energy - (Bloomberg BNA

 

Biofuels and Bioproducts from Wet and Gaseous Waste Streams: Challenges and Opportunities - (U.S. Department of energy biotechnologies office, 2017)

 

2016

ZERO EMISSION BUS OPTIONS: ANALYSIS OF 2015-2055 FLEET COSTS AND EMISSIONS - (M.J BRADLEY & ASSOCIATES, AND RAMBOLL ENVIRON)

 

Biorefinery optimization workshop summary report - (U.S. Department of Energy, 2016)

 

The feasibility of renewable natural gas as a large-scale, low-carbon substitute - (california air resources board & environmental protection agency, 2016)

 

Trends in U.S. Agriculture’s Consumption and Production of Energy: Renewable Power, Shale Energy, and Cellulosic Biomass - (U.s. department of agriculture, 2016)

 

Regional Greenhouse gas initiative status report - Part I: measuring success - (acadia center, 2016)

 

Canada's Natural Gas opportunity: reducing emissions, providing affordable energy, driving innovation, and growing the economy - (canadian gas association, 2016)

 

2016 biLLION-TON REPORT - ADVANCING DOMESTIC RESOURCES FOR A THRIVING BIOECONOMY - (u.s. department of energy, 2016)

 

Webinar Profiling St. Landry Parish RNG Project - (LOUISIANA CLEAN FUELS, 2016)

 

A RETROSPECTIVE ANALYSIS OF THE BENEFITS AND IMPACTS OF U.S. RENEWABLE PORTFOLIO STANDARDS - (LAWRENCE BERKELEY NATIONAL LABORATORY & NATIONAL RENEWABLE ENERGY LABORATORY, 2016)

 

2015

2015 Biogas opportunities roadmap progress report - (US Department of Agriculture, US Environmental Protection Agency, & US Department of energy, 2015)

 

Food Waste Recycling: The future starts now - (Waste 360, 2015)

 

CITY-LEVEL ENERGY DECISION MAKING: DATA USE IN ENERGY PLANNING, IMPLEMENTATION, AND EVALUATION IN U.S. CITIES - (NATIONAL RENEWABLE ENERGY LABORATORY, 2015)

 

Status and issues for natural gas in the United States - (Argonne national Laboratory, us department of energy clean cities program, 2015)

 

2014 RENEWABLE ENERGY DATA BOOK - (US DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY NATIONAL RENEWABLE ENERGY LABORATORY, 2015)

 

2014 DISPOSAL-FACILITY-BASED CHARACTERIZATION OF SOLID WASTE IN CALIFORNIA - (CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF RESOURCES AND RECOVERY, 2015)

 

2009 - 2014

NATIONWIDE SURVEY OF BIOGAS CLEANUP TECHNOLOGIES - (GAS TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE, 2014) 

 

Wasted: Europe's Untapped Resource, An Assessment of Advanced Biofuels from Waste's and Residues - (European Climate Foundation, 2014)

 

Turning Waste Into Vehicle Fuel: Renewable Natural Gas, A Step By Step Guide for Communities - (Energy Vision, 2013) 

 

Landfill Gas Report - (Gas Technology Institute, 2012) 

 

Renewable Natural Gas: The Solution to a Major Transportation Challenge - (Energy Vision, 2012)

 

National Low Carbon Fuel Standard - (National LCFS Project, 2012)

 

Landfill & Wastewater Treatment Renewable Natural Gas Report - (Gas Technology Institute, 2011) 

 

A Low Carbon Fuel Standard in Washington: Informing The Decision - (Washington Department of Ecology, 2011)

 

RENEWABLE NATURAL GAS TO THE NATURAL GAS PIPELINE - THE BASICS (BIOCYCLE, 2011)

 

Renewable Natural Gas Network Report - (National Grid, 2010)

 

Waste to Wheels, Building for Success - (US Department of Energy Clean Cities Program, 2010) 

 

PIPELINE QUALITY BIOMETHANE: NORTH AMERICAN GUIDANCE DOCUMENT FOR INTERCHANGEABILITY OF DAIRY DERIVED BIOMETHANE - (GAS TECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE, 2009)


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