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    Lower Your University’s Environmental Footprint

    Businesses aren’t the only ones taking environmental action these days. Universities are also setting carbon reduction goa...

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    Hydrogen Uses in the Transportation and Energy Markets

    Hydrogen — we’ve all heard of it before, but understanding its potential, especially in today’s market, is another con...

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    U.S. Gain’s Fourth Dairy RNG Development Project is Operational

    Appleton, Wis., August 31, 2020 – U.S. Gain, a leader in development and distribution of renewable natural gas (RNG) recent...

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    Renewable Thermal Energy: The New Emission Reduction Strategy

    According to the Renewable Thermal Collaborative, energy used for heating and cooling accounts for around 50% of total globa...

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    Leveraging the Federal Renewable Fuel Standard

    Renewable Fuel Standard: Overview The Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) is a national program that focuses on reducing depen...

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    Anheuser-Busch Transitioning Dedicated Fleet to Renewable Natural Gas

    St. Louis, MO (Anheuser-Busch), August 12, 2020 – As part of its ongoing commitment to sustainable logistics and reducing c...

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    Get to Know Oregon’s Clean Fuels Program

    Clean Fuels Program: Overview The Clean Fuels Program (CFP) is a market-based program focused on reducing the carbon inte...

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    Understanding the California Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS)

    Many have heard about the Low Carbon Fuel Standard (LCFS), from energy developers to station owners and fleets. But with all...

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    5 Steps to Simplify Your Transition to Alternative Fuel

    Does the switch from diesel to an alternative fuel sound appealing, but you just don’t know where to start? If that’s th...

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    U.S. Gain Develops Dairy RNG Project in Just 8 Months

    Appleton, Wis., June 29, 2020 – U.S. Gain, a leader in development, procurement and distribution of renewable natural gas (...

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    Start Saving Time & Money with Onsite Fueling

    As adoption of alternative fuel continually expands across the country, fleets are finding more efficient ways to integrate ...

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    U.S. Gain Builds New Fueling Station for Testa Produce

    Appleton, Wis., June 15, 2020 –Testa Produce, Inc. is building upon its sustainability initiatives through a partnership wi...

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    U.S. Gain Secures RNG Offtake Agreement with Holsum Dairies

    Appleton, Wisconsin, June 1, 2020– U.S. Gain proudly announces the completion of a renewable natural gas (RNG) offtake agre...

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    U.S. Gain Becomes Largest RNG Supplier in Oregon

    Appleton, Wis., May 18, 2020 – U.S. Gain, a leader in development, procurement and distribution of renewable natural gas (R...

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    How to Get Paid for Using Renewable Natural Gas

    Whether you’re a refuse company, school district, transit authority, trucking fleet or an independent natural gas station ...

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    4 Reasons to Add Renewables to Your Fuel Strategy

    Companies all over have been renewing their fuel strategy by incorporating renewable natural gas. And it’s time you do the...

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    U.S. Gain Brings More Dairy-Based RNG to California

    Appleton, Wisconsin, May 5, 2020– U.S. Gain, a leader in renewable natural gas (RNG) development and distribution, is pleas...

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    U.S. Gain Supplies RNG for Thermal Emission Reductions

    Appleton, WI, April 20, 2020– U.S. Gain is pleased to announce that it has completed a renewable natural gas (RNG) supply a...

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    U.S. Gain Completes RNG Project at Clover Hill Dairy

    Appleton, WI, April 15, 2020– U.S. Gain recently completed a gas processing facility at Clover Hill Dairy in Campbellsport,...

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    COVID-19: Impact to Air Quality

    Over the past month, many states have enacted “Safer At Home” directives to minimize the spread of COVID-19. These order...

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    Transportation Fuels New Opportunities for Farmers

    Over the past several years, farmers have deployed a variety of diversification strategies to enable their long-term stabil...

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    How Advancements In Vehicle Technology Are Shaping a Cleaner Future

    As social responsibility continues to be a top priority for consumers and businesses, the government has stepped in and offe...

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    How to Use Government Incentives to Make a Positive Impact on the Environment

    All over, companies are taking steps towards a cleaner future to maintain social responsibility. But, there’s something th...

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    What Is Social Responsibility and How Does It Relate to Transportation?

    You’ve likely read about electric commercial vehicles, increased development in renewable natural gas and money available ...

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    Shippers Driving a Cleaner Tomorrow

    With environmental sustainability being more important than ever before, we see more and more companies turning to transport...

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    U.S. Gain Builds New RNG Fueling Station for Moreno Valley USD

    Appleton, Wis., February 19, 2020 – U.S. Gain, a leader in development, procurement and distribution of renewable natural g...

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    U.S. Gain First to Provide RNG Through New M-RETS RTC Platform

    Appleton, Wis., January 30, 2020 – U.S. Gain, a leader in development, procurement and distribution of renewable natural ga...

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    U.S. Gain Among Seven Companies That Join the American Biogas Council Board

    January 28 (American Biogas Council) – WASHINGTON – The American Biogas Council (ABC) announced today seven companies wh...

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    U.S. Gain Purchases Digester at Deer Run Dairy

    Appleton, Wis., January 23, 2020 – U.S. Gain, a leader in development, procurement and distribution of renewable natural ga...

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    Alternative Fuel: Hydrogen 101

    Overview Hydrogen, also known as H2, was declared an alternative fuel under the Energy Policy Act in 1992. Even though it...

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    Alternative Fuel: Renewable Natural Gas 101

    Overview Renewable Natural Gas, known also as RNG, biogas or biomethane, is methane captured from the decomposition of or...

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    Alternative Fuel: Renewable Diesel 101

    Overview Renewable diesel is made from fats, oils and grease feedstocks then produced through hydrotreating (isomerizatio...

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    Alternative Fuel: Electric 101

    Overview Electricity was officially declared a fuel in the Energy Policy Act of 1992. Electricity can be produced from th...

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    Alternative Fuel: Compressed Natural Gas 101

    What is it?  Compressed Natural Gas, known as CNG to some, is fuel that is made by compressing geologic natural gas ...

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    Alternative Fuel: Biodiesel 101

    Overview Biodiesel is a domestically produced, renewable fuel made primarily from biomass such as vegetable oils, animal ...

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    U.S. Gain Partners with Brightmark Energy on Dairy RNG Sites

    Appleton, Wis., December 3, 2019 – U.S. Gain, a leader in development, procurement and distribution of renewable natural ga...

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    U.S. Gain Purchases Digesters at Two Wisconsin Dairy Farms

    Appleton, Wis., December 2, 2019 – U.S. Gain, a leader in development, procurement and distribution of renewable natural ga...

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    U.S. Gain Hires Jon Summersett to Lead Product Development

    Appleton, Wis., October 22, 2019 – U.S. Gain, a leader in development, procurement and distribution of sustainable energy s...

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    New Mobile Pipeline Order for Renewable Natural Gas

    Hexagon Mobile Pipeline has been awarded an order for TITAN® gas transport modules by U.S. Gain, a leader in development, pr...

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    Is Renewable Natural Gas Really Renewable?

    As companies evaluate a cleaner, more sustainable tomorrow, some still question whether or not renewable natural gas is a fo...

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    U.S. Gain Hires Marten Mills to Grow West Coast Presence

    Appleton, Wis. (July 29, 2019) – U.S. Gain®, a leader in development, procurement and distribution of renewable natural ga...

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    Renewable Natural Gas Benefits School Districts

    For years, natural gas has proven itself as the alternative fuel option for leading school districts across the nation. As ...

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    U.S. Gain Expands Investment in Dairy Industry

    Appleton, Wis. — June 26, 2019 — With its corporate headquarters surrounded by dairy farms, U.S. Gain is personally famil...

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    Natural Gas: Fuel Choice for Refuse

    Did you know that roughly 60 percent of all new refuse trucks run on compressed (CNG) and renewable (RNG) natural gas – no...

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    U.S. Gain Brings Sixth Renewable Natural Gas Development Project Online

    Tennessee landfill now producing clean fuel for transportation industry APPLETON, Wis., May 7, 2019  - U.S. Gain, a leade...

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    Electric Trucks: 3 Topics to Consider

    Advancements in electric vehicles (EVs) are a topic of discussion across the nation, especially at this year’s Advanced Cl...

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    Renewable Natural Gas Benefits Private Fleets

    It’s no secret that alternative fuel is a proven strategy to reduce transportation-related emissions. But have you also co...

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    Expediting Development & Supply of Renewable Natural Gas

    U.S. Gain brings another development project online and sends more clean fuel to California   APPLETON, Wis. – A...

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    Sustainability Goals Simplified with Renewable Natural Gas

    Greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reductions are a part of nearly every corporate sustainability plan. Switching to cleaner ener...

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    Maintenance Sparks Attention for NGV Fleets

    Vehicle maintenance is a common discussion point with all fleets, and in particular, those using natural gas vehicles (NGVs)...

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    Climate Assessment: RNG is a Path to Positive Change

    Many of you are probably aware of the recently released Fourth National Climate Assessment (Volume II) by the Global Change ...

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    Freight Demand Spurs New “Polyfuel” Approach

    It’s incredible to see commonality of headlines spanning across industries – all pointing to significantly higher freigh...

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    RNG Creates Strong Business Case for Sustainability Goals

    The problem: our air is unhealthy to breathe Currently, 134 million people in the United States live in counties that hav...

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    GAIN Clean Fuel Expands to Support Growing Natural Gas Market

    Appleton, Wis. – August 27, 2018 – GAIN Clean Fuel/U.S. Gain, a division of U.S. Venture, Inc., is pleased to announce tw...

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    RNG Clears the Air in Texas

    Appleton, Wis. – August 9, 2018 – In partnership with Independence Fuel Systems (IFS), GAIN Clean Fuel announces the open...

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    Alternative Fuel Incentives – 3 Things You Need to Know to Increase Your Success Rate

    Federal and regional governments realize the importance of reducing transportation-related emissions and therefore have allo...

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    Wastewater Fuels Transportation Industry

    Appleton, Wis. – April 30, 2018 – GAIN Clean Fuel and BioResource Development (BRD) announce the start-up of a renewable...

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    Game Changer: From Garbage to Gas

    Appleton, Wis. – April 23, 2018 – U.S. Gain President Mike Koel is no stranger to taking risks. He’s the force behind ...

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    U.S. Gain Hires New Director of Sales Scott Hanstedt

    Appleton, Wis. – February 21, 2018 – U.S. Gain, a division of U.S. Venture, Inc., is pleased to announce the hiring of S...

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    U.S. Gain Hires New Marketing Manager Stephanie Lowney

    Appleton, Wis. – January 2, 2017 – U.S. Gain, a division of U.S. Venture, Inc., is pleased to announce the hiring of ...

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    U.S. Gain Promotes Bryan Nudelbacher and Hardy Sawall to Drive Continued Growth in Renewable Natural

    Appleton, Wis. – November 28, 2017 – U.S. Gain, a division of U.S. Venture, Inc., has announced the promotion of Bryan N...

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    U.S. Gain Hires Mike Bolin as West Coast Business Development Manager

    Appleton, Wis. – November 3, 2017 – U.S. Gain, a division of U.S. Venture, Inc., has hired Mike Bolin as a business deve...

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    U.S. Venture promotes Koel to lead GAIN Clean Fuel division

    Appleton, Wis. – May 10, 2017 – U.S. Venture, Inc. has promoted Mike Koel to president of U.S. Gain, the compressed natur...

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