Clean Cities Coalitions Help Enlighten Local Fleets on Renewable Natural Gas Fuel

The U.S. Department of Energy's Clean Cities program builds partnerships to advance affordable, domestic transportation fuels and technologies.

By Arlene Karidis, Waste 360.

For years, most transportation fuel produced from Ohio’s landfill gas has been sold in California, with project developers there incentivized by California’s low carbon fuel standard, enabling them to sell credits to buyers of renewable gas. But as California’s market becomes saturated, more gas may come back to the Midwest as third-party marketers turn to that region to land new contracts. Nonprofit Clean Fuels Ohio is helping local businesses take advantage of resulting new opportunities.