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Planning AD Projects

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Livestock farm anaerobic digester projects require an understanding of a farm’s organic waste management practices, project financing, development guidelines and permit requirements. The following information can help you make an informed decision about installing an anaerobic digester. 

Is Anaerobic Digestion Right for Your Farm?

Answers to key questions help you decide whether your farm is a good candidate for anaerobic digestion

Preliminary Project Planning

Outline of the first steps for preliminary project planning and financial feasibility

Project Financing

Overview and tools for refining project plans and detailed financial modeling

Vendor Directory

Connects you with anaerobic digester designers, project developers, energy service providers, equipment manufacturers and distributors and commodity organizations


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