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1111, 2021

Vanguard Renewables is proud to have both veterans and active members of the United States Army, Navy, and Air Force on our team

November 11th, 2021|

Vanguard Renewables supports and celebrates our military veterans

311, 2021

Stonyfield Organic and Cabot Creamery Cooperative Join the Farm Powered Strategic Alliance

November 3rd, 2021|

Dairy Takes a Leadership Role in Impacting Climate Change as Stonyfield Organic and Cabot Creamery Cooperative Join the Farm Powered Strategic Alliance. FPSA members commit to food waste reduction and repurposing, and decarbonization

311, 2021

Vanguard named one of 2021 Top 10 Waste Management Solutions Providers by Food & Beverage Technology Review magazine

November 3rd, 2021|

Food & Beverage Technology Review magazine recognized Vanguard Renewables in their waste management special issue as one of the 2021 Top 10 Waste Management Solutions Providers.

510, 2021

Vanguard Renewables Names Neil H. Smith Chief Executive Officer

October 5th, 2021|

BOSTON – Vanguard Renewables, a U.S. leader in organics to renewable energy, today announced the appointment of Neil H. Smith as its Chief Executive Officer.

3009, 2021

Enbridge Makes $100M Investment in Vanguard for RNG ‘Virtuous Circle’

September 30th, 2021|

Canadian midstream giant Enbridge Inc. is investing up to $100 million in the U.S. renewable natural gas (RNG) sector as part of its strategy to lower its carbon footprint.

2708, 2021

Hoard’s Dairyman: Waste is just a mindset on this farm

August 27th, 2021|

Many dairy farms have successfully tackled the question of how to find additional revenue streams when other family members want to join the business. Some operations add cows, others expand their land base, and a growing number take the leap into dairy product processing.

2708, 2021

Waste 360: The Basics of Anaerobic Digestion with Vanguard Renewables

August 27th, 2021|

If food waste were a nation, it would be the third-largest greenhouse gas emitter behind China and the United States, says John Hanselman, founder and CEO of Vanguard Renewables.

1708, 2021

Goodrich Farm: A Definition of Sustainability

August 17th, 2021|

Following in the footsteps of the previous generations, Chase and Danielle Goodrich’s drive to outline the farm’s sustainability pillars of environment, economics and society underscores why they were recently recognized as one of the U.S. Dairy 2021 Sustainability Winners.

2307, 2021

VPR – Addison County Is Now Home To The Largest Anaerobic Digester In The Northeast

July 23rd, 2021|

VPR - Goodrich Family Farm in Salisbury is now home to the largest anaerobic digester in the Northeast. Several dozen people, including Gov. Phil Scott, gathered at the dairy farm Wednesday to celebrate. So how exactly does the digester work?

2207, 2021

WCAX – Holy cow power! Vermont has largest anaerobic digester in New England

July 22nd, 2021|

WCAX: The largest anaerobic digester in New England is now in Vermont. It uses cow manure and food waste to make energy. And it’s not just being used by the farm, it’s helping the community.

2207, 2021

Goodrich Farm becomes home to the Northeast’s largest anaerobic digester

July 22nd, 2021|

My Champlain Valley News report: A Vermont farm is now home to the largest machine in the Northeast that breaks down waste and turns it into renewable energy.

1907, 2021

Depackaging: A Sustainable Business Practice for Dealing with Food Waste

July 19th, 2021|

Food waste is one of the greatest challenges of our time and one that directly impacts people, planet, and profit. That being said, the average person may not realize how the food they throw away can have a negative impact on climate change.

207, 2021

The Two Degree Difference: Vermont’s Goodrich Farm leads in sustainability

July 2nd, 2021|

My Champlain Valley News report: Goodrich Family Farm in Salisbury, Vermont has been recognized with a 2021 US Dairy sustainability award. They are one of only three farms chosen nationally.

207, 2021

Goodrich Farm receives National U.S. Dairy Sustainability Award

July 2nd, 2021|

Goodrich Farm has been recognized with a 2021 U.S. Dairy Sustainability Award for Outstanding Dairy Farm Sustainability. The farm was one of three farms chosen nationally to receive the award and was selected for its many sustainable initiatives including its role in a unique regional partnership to create renewable energy, recycle food waste, and reduce greenhouse gas emissions through the creation of one of the largest on-farm anaerobic digesters in the U.S.

207, 2021

VT. Dairy Farm Honored With National Award for Sustainable Practices

July 2nd, 2021|

The Goodrich Family Farm in Salisbury, Vermont, hosts new technology that both removes phosphorus from the environment and converts food scraps and manure into renewable natural gas

207, 2021

Renewable Natural Gas Set For Disruptive Growth

July 2nd, 2021|

Imagine if you will a renewable source of energy without constraints of time of day or weather. A renewable source of energy whose surface of potential is just now being scratched. Perhaps most importantly in today’s political environment, a source of renewable energy that does not rely on supply chains dominated by adversarial nations as the source of its feedstock, but America’s family farms instead.

2406, 2021

Webinar: How Companies and Consumers Are Catalyzing A More Regenerative Food System

June 24th, 2021|

View this webinar moderated by Morgan Collins, Head of Sustainable Finance at Starbucks, to get an inside look at how food industry leaders Chobani, PepsiCo, and renewable energy producer Vanguard Renewables work with farmers to expand regenerative agriculture practices and incorporate these strategies in customer communications to build loyalty that impacts the bottom line.

2306, 2021

Perspectives from the Food Waste Trenches

June 23rd, 2021|

At Vanguard Renewables, the unavoidable food and beverage "waste" from manufacturing and the supply chain waste that cannot be consumed by people or animals and was once sent to landfills or incineration is the fuel we use to power our farm-based renewable energy facilities

405, 2021

Vanguard Renewables announced as a 2021 World Changing Ideas Awards Finalist

May 4th, 2021|

World Changing Ideas Awards 2021 recognizes companies that have achieved incredible impact and have been in business between 5 and 14 years

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