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Nature Energy biogas plant plans moving forward

By Reed Anfinson
Swift County Monitor-News
Plans for construction of a biogas facility on the former Benson Power site at Benson’s western edge are moving forward.

Using dairy cow manure, turkey litter and some food waste, Danish firm Nature Energy’s proposed plant would produce enough renewable natural gas to heat between 11,000 and 12,000 homes.

Representatives of the company were in Benson in June to look over the site, tour the community, and meet with members of the Benson City Council.  They also discussed renewing the letter of intent between the city and Nature Energy outlining the initial obligations of both sides should the project proceed...
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