Imagine if every ship, plane, train, truck, bus, car, and tractor that transports you and the products you consume reduced your carbon footprint and actually gave back to the environment.
No imagination necessary. AWS makes this concept a reality.
Luis Laracuente, USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Conservation Engineer for California, along with other NRCS representatives, visited the Ag Waste Solutions project site at Scott Brothers Dairy Farms on February 5, 2015. Steve McCorkle, Bruce Scott and Michael Bagtang are shown here hosting a tour of the system for Mr. Laracuente (fourth from the right) and the other NRCS visitors. ... read more
AWS welcomes Michael Bagtang to the team as our first Project Engineer! Michael is a graduate of the University of California Riverside, graduating with a B.S. in Environmental Engineering with a Chemical Engineering focus. ... read more
A group of experts from the Spanish Government, headed by Miquel Molins, the Director General of Agriculture and Livestock for the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries, Food and the Environment visited California in mid-November. The purpose of the visit was to better understand the environmental regulations ... read more
1. The AWS system reduces substantially more greenhouse gas emissions from dairy farming... 2. The replacement of petroleum diesel fuel usage with AWS’ almost zero sulfur diesel fuel produced... 3. When the AWS solid fertilizer by-product is added to soils, it acts as a CO2 sequestration tool... 4.. The combined impact of points 1, 2 and 3 can produce a negative carbon footprint... ... read more
The recent White House report, “Climate Action Plan Strategy to Reduce Methane Emissions” included the development of a Biogas Roadmap. “Although the ‘bio-syngas’ AWS creates is not technically a 'biogas' in its chemical makeup, it is a better feedstock for diesel fuel production,” said Steve McCorkle, AWS founder and CEO. “Ag Waste Solutions system’s benefits compare favorably against methane digesters and other 'biogas' systems that produce methane, the most potent greenhouse gas. http://www.usdairy.com/dairyminded/2014/august/long-term-potential-for-dairy-in-biogas-roadmap ... read more