Waste-to-Energy – Opening Paths to Project Development Jim Stewart Technikon, LLC Speaker Bio: Jim Stewart is Vice-President – Business Development for Technikon, LLC, a Sacramento-based energy and environmental consultancy specializing in renewable energy technology evaluation and project development. For six years, Technikon
Optimizing Organic and Food Wastes for Profit David Blume Blume Distillation LLC Speaker Bio: David Blume: C.E.O. Blume Distillation, Owner/Operator – Whiskey Hill Farms Regenerative Ag expert, Biofuels pioneer, author and global consultant. Early in his career David Blume worked on experimental Ag projects, with NASA, as well
Benefits of Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) as a Vehicle Fuel Tyler Henn Clean Energy Renewables Speaker Bio: Mr. Henn serves as Vice President and General Manager of Clean Energy’s subsidiary Clean Energy Renewables. In this role Tyler is responsible for the operations, marketing and
Interconnecting to the Gas Utility Pipeline Jim Lucas SoCalGas Speaker Bio: Jim Lucas is a Market Development Manager for the Southern California Gas Company. One of his group’s missions is to support, promote and further develop the biogas market by educating
CEQA and Air Permitting Considerations for Waste/Biogas-to-Fuels Projects Julie Mitchell Yorke Engineering, LLC Speaker Bio: Ms. Mitchell has worked in the air quality consulting field since 1994. She is based in San Diego where she provides environmental planning, permitting, and compliance support.
Waste Conversion Plant Operations: When is a Cost Not a Cost? Douglas Machon NAES Corporation Speaker Bio: Douglas Machon has an MBA in Finance from Pepperdine University, 20 years of experience in energy and power generation industries, and highlighted by corporate
Developmental State of Conversion Technologies from User’s Perspective Dr. Shapoor Hamid AECOM Speaker Bio: Dr. Hamid is a principal scientist at AECOM and an expert in the field of environmental and waste processing, with over 30 years of experience in waste to
Recovering Organics and Energy from MSW – New Approaches Norma McDonald OWS, Inc. Speaker Bio: Norma McDonald has been in the anaerobic digestion industry for the last 12 years, and was the 2016 “Biogas Visionary” award recipient from the American Biogas Council.
Importance of Waste to Fuel for a Sustainable Waste Management Future Kawsar Vazifdar Los Angeles County Department of Public Works Speaker Bio: Kawsar Vazifdar is a Senior Civil Engineering Assistant working for the Environmental Programs Division at Los Angeles County Department of
Food Waste: A Source of Industrial Chemicals Edward A. Calt Integrated BioChem, LLC Speaker Bio: Mr. Calt has been a oil field enginer, controller for a Fortune 500 company and an environmental engineering company, a CFO of an international airline, business broker