Posts Tagged ‘ EPA ’

Landfill gas power system earns EPA award

Jan 13th, 2010 | By John Waller | Category: Biofuels, Top Story

The Environmental Protection Agency has honored the city of Sioux Falls and POET for a landfill gas project that offsets significant energy for process steam at POET Biorefining – Chancellor.

“As this award signifies, POET wants to do more than produce renewable fuels. We want to use renewable energy to power our production process as well.” – POET Chief Operating Officer James Moe.



New EPA Rule Will Require Use of Best Technologies to Reduce Greenhouse Gases

Oct 3rd, 2009 | By John Waller | Category: Climate Change, Top Story

LOS ANGELES– U.S. EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson announced today in a keynote address at the California Governor’s Global Climate Summit that the Agency has taken a significant step to address greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions under the Clean Air Act. The Administrator announced a proposal requiring large industrial facilities that emit at least 25,000 tons [...]