Archive: Alternative Energy

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Renewable Energy Series – Propane

When people think of propane, the first thing that comes to mind is not usually that it’s an alternative fuel. Because propane is derived from fossil fuels, it is not technically ... read more,

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AMERIgreen’s Vice President of Operations, Jason Lawrence moderates NBB panel at national convention

AMERIgreen’s vice president of operations and procurement, Jason Lawrence was invited by the National Biodiesel Board to moderate a panel on Discovery Channel’s documentary, “Hot Grease,” which dives into the ... read more,

Renewable Energy Series – Biofuels

Did you know that biofuels have been around for as long as cars have? Henry Ford, the creator of Ford motors had planned to fuel his early diesel engines with ... read more,

The RFS In Perspective

Industry stakeholders react to EPA’s recent proposal and other developments

By Samuel Diamond

Credit: Oil & Energy

It’s been some summer for the renewable fuels industry — rule proposals, public hearings, legislation, ... read more,

What is Renewable Natural Gas (RNG)?

Renewable natural gas (RNG), or biomethane, is a pipeline-quality gas that is fully interchangeable with conventional natural gas and thus can be used in natural gas vehicles. RNG is essentially ... read more,

What is the difference between renewable diesel, biodiesel, and clean diesel?

These fuels and technologies may sound very similar, but they are quite different in how they are created, produced, perform, and are used in application. Learn about the similarities and ... read more,

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Tiny House & Big Ideas

Story by: John Raisch, Chief Information Officer (CIO) for AMERIgreen Energy

In January, I started some new things to kick off the new year — a new job with AMERIgreen Energy, ... read more,

AMERIgreen’s Top 10 Blog Posts of 2016

We reviewed our top blog stories from this past year and wanted to share with you the top 10:

1.  What is the Difference Between Liquid Propane and Propane Gas – Video This ... read more,

Why I Chose Solar

Story by Jason Lawrence, AMERIgreen VP of Operations & Procurement

 

I decided that solar energy was the way to go for my family earlier this year.  After researching different organizations, I ... read more,

How to Tell if Your House is Right for Solar Panels

Most of us are well aware of the benefits of solar energy, from a reduced energy bill and carbon footprint to a higher home value. But before you embark on ... read more,