|AECOM awarded contract for Newtown Creek Renewable Natural Gas Project|
The project will consist of injecting pipeline-quality gas into National Grid’s existing gas network through designing and constructing a purification system that converts biogas by-product from the Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant into renewable natural gas for residential and commercial use.
The project will be one of the first in
“AECOM is thrilled to be able to contribute to this innovative project
Construction of the purification system will begin this year and is expected to be completed by fall 2016.
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