EPA Adds Natural Gas From Landfills to Renewable Fuels Program

The Environmental Protection Agency said natural gas from landfills that is compressed or liquefied can be classified as a cellulosic biofuel under the Renewable Fuel Standard, a decision that could boost the use of natural gas in vehicles. The decision covers natural-gas fuels produced from biogas that comes from landfills, water-treatment facilities or farms. It also covers electricity produced from those sources. For more information