30 Jun '14, 8am

Storms Hog Power bioenergy plant up and fully operational: 600 kW swine waste-to-energy facility claims to be

The concept for the Storms Hog Power waste-to-energy project evolved from a grant for four swine farm renewable energy pilot projects administered by the NC Department of Energy, applied for in May of 2010 by Sam Ravenel, co-founder of Withers & Ravenel consulting engineers, and Dr. Garth Boyd, Senior Partner of The Prasino Group. The 600 kW plant has been in near constant operation since it came on line October 4, 2013, and has sustained peak or near peak output for the past 90 days. Dr. Boyd formed AgPower Partners LLC (APP) with energy and real estate developer, Jeffrey R. Smerko, to develop the Storms project. APP enlisted the services of key industry leaders DVO, Inc. for its patented Two-Stage Mixed Plug FlowTM anaerobic digester, Martin Machinery/GenTec for its biogas engine/generator turn-key services, Barnhill Contracting Company for construction management and ex...

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