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New Renewable Fuel Project aims to capture nearly 50K tons of carbon and fuel 725 Biofuel Trucks
September 17, 2020 – Fortistar, and Rumpke Waste & Recycling, announced commencement of construction of the Noble Road Landfill Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) Project, a $33 million transportation decarbonization project in Shiloh, Ohio.
Fortistar and Paloma Dairy Begin Construction on a Renewable Natural Gas Facility
August 31, 2020 – Fortistar and Paloma Dairy began construction on a dairy digester renewable natural gas (RNG) facility that will power enough trucks to move 10 million miles of freight. The facility will produce 1.6 mil gasoline gallon equivalents (GGE) annually.
SDCL Energy Efficiency Income Trust becomes Co-Investor in Primary Energy
January 9, 2020 – Fortistar, along with its partners have entered into an agreement to sell 50% of the shares of Primary Energy to SDCL Energy Efficiency Income Trust (SEEIT). Primary Energy Recycling has a 298 MW portfolio of waste heat to power (WHP) and combined heat and power (CHP) plants.
Fortistar Sponsors Educational Booth and Tour at the Prince William County Landfill
October 11, 2019 – Landfills can deliver environmental value, revenue and power for homes and businesses. For 22 years, Fortistar has supplied clean, sustainable and reliable electricity through the Prince William County landfill.
Fortistar and TruStar Energy Sponsor Summit for Sustainability Leaders
October 9, 2019 – Fortistar and TruStar Energy, both leaders in using renewable natural gas (RNG) production and dispensing as a vehicle fuel alternative to diesel, were proud sponsors of The Responsible Business Summit West that took place October 9-10, 2019 in San Diego.
20 Years of Sustainable Power for San Diego and U.S. Marine Corps
September 27, 2019 – For over 20 years, Fortistar has supplied electricity from the Miramar Landfill to the City of San Diego and the Marine Corps Air Station. Fortistar and TruStar Energy, celebrated this milestone as sponsors at the 2019 MCAS Miramar Air Show.
Fortistar & TruStar Energy use RNG to decarbonize transport fuel supply
May 2, 2019 – Fortistar and TruStar Energy, two of the nation’s in CNG and RNG production and distribution, joined companies to create dialogue and share insights with landfill owners, project developers and fleet owners at WasteExpo 2019.
TruStar Energy Completes Its 250th CNG Fueling Station
April 22, 2019 – TruStar Energy, one of the nation’s leading developers of compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations, announced that it has completed construction of its 250th CNG fueling station, in Plainfield, Indiana.
Acquisition of Two Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) Facilities in Pennsylvania
April 02, 2019 – Fortistar LLC, with Ares Capital Corporation, announced that it has acquired two landfill renewable natural gas (RNG) facilities, Greentree Landfill Gas and Imperial Landfill Gas, from EDF Renewables.
RNG Infrastructure: A Project Developer’s Perspective
Oct 02, 2018 Biogas transportation fuel expert Juan Reina, director of Biogas for Trustar Energy, discusses trends in the RNG market. TruStar and Fortistar work in renewable natural gas (RNG) that’s seen 85% growth in production facilities.
Fortistar’s Unger Explains What’s Next in the Renewable Fuels Space
June 29, 2018 – Renewable natural gas (RNG) is an ongoing hot topic. David Unger, SVP at Fortistar, shares insight on potential risks and opportunities to investors and how change could impact small methane gas producers.
Trustar Energy Hires Gas Transportation Fuel Expert Juan Reina
July 26, 2018 TruStar Energy, announced that the company has hired Juan Reina as Director of Biogas. Reina will be tasked with sourcing and delivering renewable natural gas (RNG) for the company’s growing customer base.
Fortistar Beginning Construction on Landfill RNG Fuel Projects Portfolio
April 13, 2018 Fortistar, LLC, announced that they are starting construction on a portfolio of new landfill RNG projects for transportation fuel projects. Company executives will explore potential at the 2018 WasteExpo in Las Vegas.
Golden Renewable Energy Raises Growth Capital from Fortistar
January 30, 2018 — Golden Renewable Energy, LLC (“GRE”), a market leading provider of waste plastic to energy technology, announced that it has raised growth capital from Fortistar Capital, LLC (“Fortistar”).
Fortistar Creates Enough Energy to Power More Than 200,000 Homes
December 29, 2017 – Fortistar announced that through its six industry leading companies, the company generated over three million MWh of clean electricity this year—the equivalent of powering 281,159 homes.