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Farm Manure-to-Energy Case Studies

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 17, 2016

Case studies on thermal manure-based energy are an important way for farmers and service providers to learn from each other's experience. You may also be...

Bio-Burner 500 on Riverhill Farm, Rockingham County, Virginia

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 16, 2016

The Bio-Burner 500 by LEI Products was installed in 2015 on Riverhill Farm in Rockingham County, VA, as a demonstration project for the Farm Manure-to-Energy...

Global Re-Fuel Furnace on Rohrer Farm, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania and Weaver Farm, Pendleton County, West Virginia

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 16, 2016

The TechnologyThe Global Re-Fuel furnace (PLF-500) by Wayne Combustion Systems was installed on two farms in 2014 as demonstration projects for the Farm...

Blue Flame Boiler on Windview Farm in Snyder County, Pennsylvania

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 16, 2016

The Blue Flame boiler was installed by Total Energy Solutions on Windview Farm in Snyder County, PA, in 2015 as a demonstration project for the Farm...

Ecoremedy Gasifier on Flintrock Farm, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 16, 2016

The TechnologyThe Ecoremedy gasifier ® by Enginuity Energy was installed on Flintrock Farm in Lancaster County, PA, in 2014 as a demonstration project for...

Thermal Manure-to-Energy Systems for Farms

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 16, 2016

Using manure to generate energy is growing in popularity. Explore the topics below to learn more.Portions of this information were funded by the National...

About the Farm Manure-to-Energy Initiative

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 16, 2016

The Farm Manure-to-Energy Initiative in the Chesapeake Bay region is helping farmers demonstrate and evaluate the performance thermal technologies that...

Introduction to Thermal Technologies for Generating Energy from Manure

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 14, 2016

There are two general methods for producing energy from manure: the use of heat and the use of bacteria. This page is focused on the use of heat -...

Benefits and Challenges of Manure-Based Energy

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 14, 2016

Manure-to-energy systems on farms can deliver a number of economic benefits for farmers. They can also increase the amount of renewable energy in the United...

Farm Manure-to-Energy Initiative in the Chesapeake Region Report January 2016

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 14, 2016

From 2012-2015, the Farm Manure-to-Energy Initiative conducted a study of thermal, farm-scale systems that produce energy from poultry litter. The...

Start-Up Questions and Considerations for Manure-to-Energy Projects

Animal Manure Management Updated: February 04, 2016

Thermal, manure-to-energy systems have great potential to benefit both farms and the environment, but they are still relatively new. The technology comes...

Additional Resources on Manure-to-Energy Technologies

Animal Manure Management Updated: February 16, 2015

You may also be interested in the farm manure-to-energy case studies and an introduction to manure-based energy. Development of this information was funded...

Weaver Farm, Pendleton County, West Virginia

Animal Manure Management Updated: February 16, 2015

Mike Weaver grows broiler chickens in two poultry houses that are retrofitted with energy efficiency improvements. His farm includes a pond, 80 acres of...

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