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Renewable Natural Gas: Reducing Emissions and Generating Value for Landfills

Municipal solid waste landfills are the third-largest source of human-related methane emissions in the United States.[EPA] Methane is the second most abundant greenhouse gas after carbon dioxide, accounting for approximately 20% of global emissions, and is more than 25 times more potent at trapping heat...

Celebrating the First Year of Kinetrex Energy, a Kinder Morgan Company

In August 2021, Kinder Morgan closed on its acquisition of Kinetrex Energy and jumpstarted its Energy Transition Ventures (ETV) group with one of the fastest growing renewable natural gas (RNG) developers in the country.  Energy Transition Ventures In March 2021, Kinder Morgan announced the formation...

An Introduction to Renewable Natural Gas (RNG)

WHAT IS RNG?RNG is a pipeline-quality gas that is fully interchangeable with conventional natural gas.1 It is a biogas, the gaseous product created from the decomposition of organic matter, that can be utilized across many applications for organizations to improve their sustainability efforts and reduce...

Renewable Identification Numbers (RINs) Explained

WHAT ARE RENEWABLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBERS?Renewable Identification Numbers (RINs) are credits that were created as part of the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS), a program that aims to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and expand the United States’ renewable fuels sector.1 In accordance with the RFS,...

The State of Renewable Natural Gas

The renewable natural gas (RNG) market is a rapidly growing and regionally diverse market that has the potential to grow seven times 2020 levels by 2030, and 27 times 2020 levels by 2050 based on sustained transport sector growth and incremental growth from utilities and commercial and industrial customers.1With...

New Online Tool Demonstrates How Companies Can Reduce Their Carbon Footprint

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – Kinetrex Energy, the leading supplier of liquefied natural gas (LNG) and renewable natural gas (RNG) in the Midwest, released a new online RNG emissions calculator that makes it simple for companies to measure their carbon emissions as a first step in going “greener”. Users enter their...

How Can You Benefit from LNG “Enabling the Downstream Market”?

I recently read a research note from Morgan Stanley regarding the role of liquefied natural gas (LNG) will play in disrupting the global energy market. One area in which they were particularly bullish was referred to as “downstream enablers.” This is a phrase they coined for companies that regasify LNG...