BIOGAS AMERICAS RNG 2021
Program

Schedule At-a-Glance

Tuesday, September 21

  • 12:30 – 1:00: Networking
  •   1:00 – 2:00: Keynote Session
  •   2:00 – 3:00: Networking Hour
  •   3:00 – 4:00: RNG Market Forecast
  •   4:00 – 4:30: Networking

Thursday, September 23

  • 12:30 – 1:00: Networking
  •   1:00 – 2:00: Emerging Competition for RNG in the LCFS 
  •   2:00 – 3:00: Networking Hour
  •   3:00 – 4:00: The Road Ahead for RNG Policy
  •   4:00 – 4:30: Networking

Program

Fireside Chat with Bob Powell and Patrick Serfass

Date: Tuesday, September 21, 2021 Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET

Bob Powell, President and CEO of Brightmark, and Patrick Serfass, Executive Director of the American Biogas Council, will sit down to discuss what’s next, including potential obstacles and unique opportunities, for the RNG industry. Brightmark develops, owns and operates energy projects, and acquires energy projects at various stages of development, specializing in renewable energy, combined heat and power, boiler retrofits or waste to energy solutions.

  • Bob Powell, Brightmark
  • Patrick Serfass, American Biogas Council

RNG Market Forecast

Date: Tuesday, September 21, 2021 Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm ET

As a fast growing sector of the biogas and renewables industry, renewable natural gas markets are also changing quickly. Our experts will discuss credit values for the spot market compared to longer term contracts, the future of landfill RNG, how food waste will play a key role for some sectors, and new trends among the latest deals and transactions.

  • John Dannan, Generate Capital
  • Paul Niznik, Argus
  • Lauren Turner, Archaea Energy
  • Sean Wine, Clean Energy Renewable Fuels

Emerging Competition for RNG in the LCFS

Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET

It’s no secret that for RNG, the California LCFS is the largest driver in the US market. But biogas-electricity, renewable diesel, and even green gasoline, among other fuels are gaining traction as well. How will these fuels interplay with RNG and what opportunities will they create?

  • Tim Carmichael, SoCalGas
  • Nathalie Hoffman, LCFS Consulting Services
  • Brad Pleima, EcoEngineers
  • Jon Scharingson, Renewable Energy Group

The Road Ahead for RNG Policy

Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021 Time: 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm ET

State policy for RNG is changing faster than any other policy sector. New legislation and regulations have created a wave of new policy to shape and more is on the way for the 2022 legislative cycle. Dive into some of the most interesting opportunities that have surfaced recently.

  • Will Higgins, American Biogas Council
  • Frank Canavan, American Gas Association
  • Zach Chapin, Dominion Energy
  • Lizzy Reinholt, Summit Utilities

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