BioCNG celebrates start of clean energy project

Published: Jul. 29, 2021 at 3:47 PM MDT
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GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KJCT) - This has been a long time coming. Six years ago, the city created a renewable energy project to turn biogas at the Persigo Wastewater Treatment Plant and convert it to renewable compressed natural gas. This “CNG” is used to fuel several City of Grand Junction fleet and Grand Valley transit vehicles.

The benefits will reduce greenhouse gas emissions and Improve air quality by reducing 500,000 pounds of carbon dioxide emissions per year which is the equivalent of taking 50 cars off the road.

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