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Landfill gas project studied

...harvested for conversion, he said. Factoring in the expenses and the period of productivity, consultants estimated a landfill-gas-to-electricity facility would produce a net loss between $2 million to $3 million during its lifetime. In Aiken...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/18/met_195441.shtml
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Landfill gas would fuel city vehicles under plan

...pipeline already runs by the landfill, and large natural gas companies also are interested in buying the compressed landfill gas, Johnson said."For whatever reason if CNG was not a viable solution at the end of the day, this process is making...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-03-31/landfill-gas-would-fuel-city-
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I hear a bit of blarney in Powell's comments

...Russell at the Cookin' for Kids cookout that he'd create a landfill authority if the city forces garbage haulers to use landfill gas in their trucks?Powell said he wasn't, that everybody's confused. But he does have a problem with that particular...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-04-03/i-hear-bit-blarney-powells-co
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Landfill gas is used to provide electricity ATLANTA - When thousands of Georgia residents...DeKalb is the first county government in Georgia to harness the power of landfill gas. Since October, two 20-cylinder engines have been creating electricity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/28/met_110216.shtml
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'Green' energy draws doubts

...corporations in Georgia, has been using landfill-gas power for a decade. Corporation...public. Georgia Power said the landfill gas it wants to buy from a Norcross...never boosted their prices for landfill gas-generated power. "In the grand...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/30/met_396781.shtml
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Landfill cleanup options studied

...effect until 1993. Consequently, groundwater flowing beneath those areas has become contaminated with methane -- "landfill gas" -- and various materials contained in liquid leachate that settles to the bottom of landfill garbage as it decomposes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/11/met_482994.shtml
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Georgia Power may expand 'Green' options

...Power subscribers came from gas burned off at a DeKalb County landfill. Many environmentalists don't want to support landfill-gas power because they fear it would discourage recycling and remove an incentive to reduce the amount of garbage going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/technology/2010-02-18/georgia-power-may-expand
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Georgia's Public Service Commission agrees to expand solar power offered in green program

...supply Green Power came from gas burned off at a DeKalb County landfill. Many environmentalists don't want to support landfill-gas power because they fear it would discourage recycling and remove an incentive to reduce the amount of garbage going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-02-18/georgias-public-service-commi
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...and natural gas prices. The company sold the Iowa plant last week and is also looking for a buyer or partner for a landfill gas project in Georgia. Mortgage rates fall back to record low MCLEAN, VA. --- Average rates for 30-year fixed mortgages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/26/bus_557129.shtml
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...program will allow electric utility consumers to buy part of their electric power generated by renewable sources, such as landfill gas, solar and wind. Georgia Power Co. and Savannah Electric Power Co., subsidiaries of the Southern Co., wanted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/16/met_381291.shtml
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