Linde and Waste Management’s new gas facility


The world’s largest landfill gas (LFG) to liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility has begun producing clean, renewable vehicle fuel.

Waste Management, Inc., North America’s largest waste services company, and Linde North America, part of The Linde Group, have announced that their joint venture company has started producing the fuel at its facility, which is located at the Altamont Landfill, near Livermore, California.

The plant, which Linde built and operates, purifies and liquefies landfill gas that Waste Management collects from the natural decomposition of organic waste in the landfill.

The plant is designed to produce up to 13,000 gallons of LNG a day – enough to fuel 300 of Waste Management’s 485 LNG waste and recycling collection vehicles in twenty California communities.

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