June 01, 2015

The Back Page: A Tale of Two Digesters

Jonathan Scoll

A Tale of Two Digesters

Huckabay Ridge was the largest anaerobic digester facility of its kind in the United States, with a total digester tank capacity of more than 7.3 million gallons, capable of converting organic waste into biogas and fertilizer. The gas was sold via pipeline to a California electric utility; the fertilizer was sold back to farmers.

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