Vir-Clar Expansion

Vir-Clar Farms, 1400 cow dairy and farming operation located in Fond du Lac, WI, has hired Northern Biogas to expand their new digester enterprise, Vir-Clar Farm Power. Vir-Clar has been digesting dairy manure since 2004. The expansion will incorporate the digestion of organic wastes from the local area. The project will involve the installation of organic waste reception area, anaerobic digester, a 750 kW CHP system, and a biosolids recovery system. The project was awarded a Focus on Energy grant. The project will begin late Spring of 2012 and is scheduled to be commissioned Fall of 2012.