Cottonwood Dairy Organic Waste Digestion Project

Project Details

Project type :Organic Waste Digestion
Project Location :  CA
Standard : CAR



Project Description:

 The Cottonwood Dairy Farm Livestock Gas Capture Project consists of a covered lagoon anaerobic digester located in Atwater, CA. Anaerobic storage of manure is the baseline waste management practice. Manure is flushed to the lagoons from the barns using whey from an onsite cheese plant. Biogas is combusted via 4 engines located on site. There is an auxiliary flare in the event the engines are not operational.