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Utility gets state OK to process biogas

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    Hawaii Gas Company headquarters in downtown Honolulu.

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    The city-owned Honouliuli plant produces 800,000 therms of biogas — equivalent to about 15,000 barrels of oil or 575,500 gallons of diesel — annually that is burned but could be processed and used as a natural gas for cooking, heating water and drying clothes.

Hawaii Gas won approval Wednesday from the state Public Utilities Commission to develop renewable natural gas from the Honouliuli Wastewater Treatment Plant in Ewa Beach. Read more

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