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Biogas Industry Applauds Agriculture Environmental Stewardship Act

Representatives Tom Reed (R-NY) and Ron Kind (D-WI) introduced new bipartisan legislation, the Agriculture Environmental Stewardship Act (HR 5489), with the support of 12 additional Republican and Democratic leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives. ABC applauds the bill which will increase the sustainability of farms by helping to deploy new nutrient recovery and biogas systems to recycle organic material into baseload renewable energy and healthy soil products. The Act provides a 30 percent investment tax credit (ITC) for qualifying biogas and nutrient recovery systems.

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