renewable energy

March 4, 2021

Solar Energy: Permitting, Planning, and Design of Solar Facility

SCS is engaged with one of the nation’s largest renewable energy generators to permit a large solar facility. Early in the planning process, SCS working with our client, developed a minimization and avoidance strategy. This strategy attempts to minimize or entirely avoid environmental impacts with careful planning throughout the ...

December 14, 2020

SCS Energy: Landfill Methane to Renewable Natural Gas, 5.1 Million Gas Gallon Equivalents of RNG Annually

The New River RNG facility will capture and convert approximately 1,900 dekatherms per day of landfill methane to renewable natural gas (RNG), which is enough to offset emissions from 7,500 passenger cars annually. Fortistar, a privately-owned investment firm addressing global environmental challenges, and the New River Solid Waste Association ...

November 16, 2018

SCS Energy: Multiple Dairy Digester Gas to RNG Plants in California

CalBio Dairy DG to RNG Plants SCS is designing three dairy digester gas to renewable natural gas (DG-to-RNG) plants in California’s Central Valley. The projects are sized at 1,500 scfm, 1,500 scfm, and 3,000 scfm. Each plant will employ advanced membrane technology to achieve higher CH4 recovery and increased O2 ...

November 15, 2018

SCS Energy: LFG to RNG Pipeline Facility at the University of California

UC Shreveport Biomethane Facility The University of California (UC) Shreveport RNG Facility consists of an RNG plant, located at the Woolworth Road Landfill in Shreveport, Louisiana, which converts LFG into RNG for injection into the nearby Enable Midstream Partners natural gas pipeline. SCS-E is the design/construct contractor for the ...

April 19, 2015

SCS Energy: LFG to CNG as Vehicle Fuel in Sonoma

Sonoma LFG to CNG  The Sonoma LFG to CNG Project was a pilot scale RNG plant that converted LFG to CNG for use as vehicle fuel. The RNG plant is located at the Central Landfill in Petaluma, California. During an extended demonstration period, the RNG plant successfully removed CO2, ...

April 19, 2015

SCS Energy: Co-generation Combined Heat and Power at UCLA

Mountaingate Gas Plant to UCLA Power SCS owned and operated, through a wholly-owned subsidiary, a 1,400 scfm (2.0 MMSCFD) gas plant which processed landfill gas and delivered it to the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) for co-firing with natural gas in UCLA’s combustion turbine combined cycle cogeneration ...

April 19, 2015

SCS Energy: LFG to RNG Operations-Maintenance in Texas

McCommas Bluff Gas Plant The McCommas Bluff Gas Plant is located at the McCommas Bluff Landfill in Dallas, Texas. It converts LFG to RNG for injection into a pipeline owned by Atmos Energy. SCS operated and maintained the RNG plant on a contract basis from 2005 through 2011. During ...