Vision RNG (VRNG) and Waste Connections announced that they are partnering on a project to convert LFG to RNG, at Waste Connections? Southern Plains landfill in Grady County, Oklahoma. The agreement also includes an option to build two additional RNG facilities at Waste Connections?
Red Carpet and Osage Landfills, also located in Oklahoma. VRNG and Waste Connections anticipate the first project will produce more than 370,000 MMBtu?s of RNG annually. Once commissioned, the project is expected to result in the avoidance of more than 16,464 tons of fossil-based carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions yearly.
In addition, the LFG-to-RNG project executed under the partnership is expected to help support the local economy by creating dozens of construction jobs and full-time plant operator positions.