Dairy Power: anaerobic technologies – USA
|Source : Innovation Center For US Dairy|
Methane from manure is the second largest source of GHG emissions in the fluid milk chain; approximately 21 percent of the total fluid milk carbon footprint and
- At the same time presents a largely untapped source of renewable energy
The US industry is committed to large scale digester adoption.
Achieving digester adoption by the goal of 1,300 farms would yield yearly revenues of $38 million and offset two million tons of CO2e annually by 2020.