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RNG WORKS

TECHNICAL WORKSHOP & TRADE EXPO


Click on the blue button below to make a charitable donation in exchange for access to all 38 presentations from RNG WORKS 2018 in Denver, CO!


COMING SOON - Dates & Location for RNG WORKS 2019!

RNG WORKS is a two day Technical Workshop and Trade Expo for the North American Renewable Natural Gas Industry.

RNG WORKS is designed for feedstock owners (landfill, wastewater, livestock, agriculture and food processing), RNG project developers, operators, financiers, engineers, equipment providers, manufacturers, technology and service providers, marketers, transporters, fleets, municipalities, universities, utilities and other end-users and customers who want to better understand RNG project development and operation from a nuts-and-bolts perspective.

RNG WORKS seeks to educate, demonstrate and promote best RNG industry practices, for purposes of helping realize increased development, deployment and utilization of renewable natural gas - and for purposes of helping achieve greater energy independence and access to domestic, renewable, clean fuel and energy supply.


Registration is required and Single Day Pass, Walk-in Registration is available for the final day of the RNG WORKS Technical Workshop and Trade Expo.

Scroll down for RNG WORKS Sponsors and 2018 Program.

THANK YOU TO RNG 2018 HOSTS & SPONSORS: 

Corporate Hosts:

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Luncheon Hosts:

 
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Reception Co-Sponsor:

 
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Luncheon Co-Sponsors:

 
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Mobile App Sponsor:

 
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RNG WORKS 2018 Schedule

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

11:00 AM - 4:30 PM         EXHIBITOR MOVE-IN

 

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

7:00 - 8:30 AM        REGISTRATION, CHECK-IN

8:00 AM - 6:30 PM         RNG TRADE EXPO HALL OPEN

8:30 - 8:50 AM        OPENING KEYNOTE (TO BE ANNOUNCED)

8:50 - 9:10 AM        LANDFILL GAS - Feedstock & Specific Gas Quality Issues

Presentation by: Haley Gabor, Product Specialist (Extrel CMS)

9:10 - 9:30 AM        DIVERTED ORGANICS - Feedstock & Specific Gas Quality Issues

Presentation by: Diane Saber, Ph.D., President (REEthink)

9:30 - 9:50 AM        LIVESTOCK WASTE - Feedstock & Specific Gas Quality Issues

Presentation by: Brian Gale, Business Development Manager (Roeslein Alternative Energy)

9:50 - 10:10 AM        WASTEWATER GAS - Feedstock & Specific Gas Quality Issues

Presentation by: Adam Klaas, Sales Manager (Unison Solutions)

10:10 - 10:30 AM        C02 REMOVAL - Dealing with C02, Nitrogen & Oxygen

Presentation by: Mike Mitariten, Market Director (Air Liquide)

10:30 - 10:50 AM        INTRUSION - Dealing with C02, Nitrogen & Oxygen

Presentation by: Robert Kinzler, Design Engineer (BioFERM Energy Systems)

10:50 - 11:10 AM        PIPELINE REQUIREMENTS - Dealing with C02, Nitrogen & Oxygen

Presentation by: Scott Reising, PE, Sr. Gas Engineer (Black Hills Energy Corp.)

11:10 - 11:30 AM        H2S REMOVAL - Operator Input re: Additional processes required to Treat H2S

Presentation by: Bob Viers, PE, Vice President (SCS Energy/SCS Engineers)

11:30 - 11:50 AM        H2S REMOVAL - Operator Input re: Available Technologies & Related Challenges

Presentation by: Tom Jones, Vice President, Business Development (MV Technologies)

11:50 - 12:10 PM        MEMBRANE - RNG Technology: How it works, what it looks for, allows & removes

Presentation by: Mark Torresani, Vice President (Cornerstone Environmental Group)

12:15- 2:00 PM         HOSTED LUNCH / RNG TRADE EXPO HALL

2:00 - 2:20 PM        PSA TECHNOLOGY - How it works, what it looks for, allows & removes

Presentation by: Kent Knaebel, President & Founder (Adsorption Research, Inc.)

2:20 - 2:40 PM        WATER SCRUBBING TECHNOLOGY- How it works, what it looks for, allows & removes

Presentation by: Brent Jaklin, Managing Director (Greenlane Biogas) 

2:40 - 3:00 PM        PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL SOLVENTS TECHNOLOGY- How it works, what it looks for, allows & removes

Presentation by: Paul Morrow, Vice President (Morrow Renewables)

3:00 - 3:20 PM        START-UPS & OUTAGES - Natural Gas Utility Perspective

Presentation by: Melissa Spinelli, Pressure Regulation Engineering (NationalGrid)

3:20 - 3:40 PM        START-UPS & OUTAGES - RNG Operational Challenges

Tim Keesling, Director of EHS, Engineering & Operations (Enerdyne Power Systems)

3:40 - 4:00 PM        WELLHEAD CONTROLS - RNG Project Maintenance

Presentation by: Gary Kuhn, Partner (BioResources Development)

4:00 - 4:20 PM        PIPELINE ACCESS - RNG Interchangeability with Natural Gas

Presentation by: Bob Wilson, Vice President of Special Projects (Northeast Gas Association)

4:20 - 4:40 PM        SILOXANES - Pipeline Access & RNG Interchangeability with Natural Gas

Presentation by: Jeffrey L. Pierce, PE, Sr. Project Director (SCS Energy/SCS Engineers)

4:40 - 5:00 PM        KEYNOTE (TO BE ANNOUNCED)

5:00 - 6:30 PM         HOSTED RECEPTION / RNG TRADE EXPO HALL

 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12

7:00 - 8:30 AM        REGISTRATION, CHECK-IN

8:00 AM - 6:30 PM         RNG TRADE EXPO HALL OPEN

8:30 - 8:50 AM        OPENING KEYNOTE

8:50 - 9:10 AM        PRODUCT GAS - TECH PERSPECTIVE: Monitoring, Methane Leakage & Protocols

Presentation by: Nicole Neff, LFG Collection & Compliance Analyst (Loci Controls)

9:10 - 9:30 AM        PRODUCT GAS TESTING - LAB PERSPECTIVE: RNG Gas Quality

Presentation by: Dr. Sherman Chao, Ph.D. (Analytical Solutions)

9:30 - 9:50 AM        PRODUCT GAS - UTILITY PERSPECTIVE: Monitoring, Methane Leakage & Protocols

Presentation by: Bob Wilson, Vice President of Special Projects (Northeast Gas Association)

9:50 - 10:10 AM        PRODUCT GAS - DEVELOPER PERSPECTIVE: Monitoring, Methane Leakage & Protocols

Presentation by: David Wentworth, Managing Partner (Evensol)

10:10 - 10:30 AM        PRODUCT GAS - ENGINEERING PERSPECTIVE: Monitoring, Methane Leakage & Protocols

Presentation by: Deanna Haines, Director of Energy & environmental Policy (SoCalGas Company)

10:30 - 10:50 AM        GAS TESTING PROTOCOLS - QAP PERSPECTIVE: Requirements for RFS/LCFS Pathways

Presentation by: Ashley Player, Sr. Manager (Weaver)

10:50 - 11:10 AM        GAS TESTING PROTOCOLS - DEVELOPER PERSPECTIVE: Frequency, Cost, Reliability

Presentation by: Luke Morrow, President (Morrow Renewables)

11:10 - 11:30 AM        POWER TO GAS - ACADEMIC PERSPECTIVE: Potential, Cost Analysis & Viability as a Solution

Presentation by: Dr. Jack Brouwer, Associate Director (University of California, Irvine)

11:30 - 11:50 AM        POWER TO GAS - TECH PERSPECTIVE: Potential, Cost Analysis & Viability as a Solution

Presentation by: Ricardo Hamdan, Sales Manager (Hitachi Zosen Inova)

11:50 - 12:10 PM        POWER TO GAS - UTILITY PERSPECTIVE: Potential, Cost, Viability & Portfolio Integration

Presentation by: Ron Kent, Advanced Technologies Development Manager (SoCalGas Company)

12:15- 2:00 PM         HOSTED LUNCH / RNG TRADE EXPO HALL

2:00 - 2:20 PM        POWER TO GAS - SCIENTIFIC PERSPECTIVE: AD & Methanation

Presentation by: Kevin Harrison, Sr. Engineer (NREL)

2:20 - 2:40 PM        GASIFICATION - Non-Combustion Thermal Conversion of Diverted Organics

Presentation by: Dr. Arun Raju, Director – Center for RNG (University of California, Riverside)

2:40 - 3:05 PM        RNG TO TRANSPORTATION - RNG as a drop-in replacement for CNG/LNG Vehicles

Presentation by: Sean Wine, Director of Strategic Development & Operations (Clean Energy Renewables)

3:05 - 3:30 PM        RNG TO TRANSPORTATION - Understanding Fuel Carbon Intensity (CI) Scores

Presentation by: Jeff Rosenfeld, Sr. Technical Specialist (ICF)

3:30 - 3:55 PM        RNG TO TRANSPORTATION - Improvements, Availability & Costs of Low-N0x Engines

Presentation by: Jerry Johnson, Western Regional Manager (Cummins-Westport, Inc.)

3:55 - 4:20 PM        RNG TO TRANSPORTATION - Onsite usage, production, storage, fueling & satellite delivery

Presentation by: John Barker, Sales Manager Central & Western US (ANGI)

4:20 - 4:45 PM        RNG TO TRANSPORTATION - Transporting RNG via Virtual Pipelines

Presentation by: Mark Babcock, Director of Business Development (Hexagon Lincoln)

4:45 - 5:00 PM        CLOSING KEYNOTE (TO BE ANNOUNCED)

5:00 - 6:30 PM         HOSTED RECEPTION / RNG TRADE EXPO HALL / RNG WORKS ADJOURNS

 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13    

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM         EXHIBITOR MOVE-OUT

ALL TIMES ARE MOUNTAIN STANDARD (MST); TIMES OF SPECIFIC TECHNICAL SESSIONS SUBJECT TO CHANGE


CONTACT INFORMATION

For additional information or to confirm your 2019 RNG WORKS Host, Sponsorship, Exhibit Space or Registration, please click the blue button above or contact the RNG Coalition:

916.588.3033 (ext. 1) or info@rngcoalition.com

Please make checks payable to:                Coalition for Renewable Natural Gas, Inc

Please mail payments to:                             1017 L Street, #513 - Sacramento, CA 95814