Securing California's Clean-Energy Future

Learn about the latest developments for heavy-duty natural gas vehicle engines.

On November 20, 2013, SoCalGas® and the Coalition for Clean Air hosted a webinar exploring renewable natural gas (RNG) development projects in California and how they could be used to meet on-site energy needs for transportation and electricity generation.

  • Tom Hintz, senior managing partner at SeaHold, LLC gave an overview of RNG and highlighted strategies for successful project development.
  • Jim Lucas, market development manager for the Biofuels Market Development group at SoCalGas discussed the market drivers and challenges to produce RNG and highlighted current waste-to-energy plant projects in California.
  • Wayne Bishop, senior project developer at Harvest Power provided a case study of the company's 660,000 DGE/year biofuels project at an existing compost facility in Tulare, California.
  • Cliff Gladstein, president, Gladstein, Neandross and Associates served as moderator.