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The Evolution of Emission Controls on Biogas Engines – AWMA Webinar – June 5

June 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

| $99

When Technology and Regulations Collide
Wednesday, June 5 • 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm ET


This webinar will describe the history of emissions controls employed on biogas (e.g., landfill gas, digester gas, etc.) engines that are used in renewable energy projects. It will include a summary of the evolution of these controls over the last 20 years and cover the regulatory requirements that have affected these controls, including determinations of BACT or LAER. The webinar will include case studies where these controls were employed.

The audience for this webinar includes those in the air quality field including vendors of emissions control technologies, engine plant owner/operators, air regulators, and renewable energy project developers.

Members $99.00 |  Full-price $149.00

Presenters include:

Christian Colline, PE, BCEE, CPP, Director of Air Programs – West Waste Management
Christian Colline is a Director of Air Programs for Waste Management in the Western US. He has over 30 years of air quality experience. In this role, he manages the air quality permitting and compliance for numerous landfills, transfer stations, recycling facilities, composting operations, and LFG to energy projects. This has included 10 projects with LFG engines with various levels and types of emission controls. Christian served for many years on the Hearing Board of the BAAQMD and was previously an air quality consultant specializing in solid waste facilities.

Sharon Frank, QEP, Manager, Environmental Compliance, Montauk Energy
Ms. Frank joined Montauk in 2007 as Manager, Environmental Compliance. She has managed environmental compliance for all of Montauk’s LFG electric and renewable natural gas (RNG) projects. Prior to joining Montauk, she managed the environmental permitting and compliance programs for Duquesne Light Company. She has extensive experience in air quality issues relating to Title V permits and NSPS for landfills and LFG recovery facilities. She has over 35 years of experience in regulatory compliance. She obtained her Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering from Northeastern University in Boston, MA.

Patrick S. Sullivan, REPA, CPP, BCES, Senior Vice President, SCS Engineers
Patrick Sullivan has over 29 years of experience in environmental consulting, specializing in Air Quality, GHG, and LFG issues. He is a Senior Vice President and Managing Director for SCS’s Consulting and Engineering Operations in the Southwestern U.S. Pat obtained his Bachelor’s from Harvard University. He is also SCS’s National Expert on the Clean Air Act. Pat has permitted over 40 biogas to energy projects across the United States. He has published and/or presented over 100 technical papers in industry publications and conferences, including various A&WMA conferences.


Ryan Christman, Air Quality Professional, SCS Engineers
Ryan Christman is an Air Quality Professional with SCS Engineers and manages air quality compliance for several landfills in the US. Ryan also manages air quality compliance for other industrial activities, including fumigation activities conducted for the purposes of import/export operations. Ryan earned his B.S. and M.S. in Meteorology from Florida State University. He is currently on the Board of Directors for the South Atlantic States Section of the AWMA and also serves on the Board for the Baltimore-Washington.









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