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METHANE GAS AT RANDOLPH COUNTY LANDFILL TO BE CONVERTED TO RENEWABLE ENERGY

(Modoc, IN)--A new partnership will turn Randolph County landfill gas into a renewable energy source.  The partnership is between Hoosier Energy and Randolph Farms Landfill and was announced Tuesday.  A four-megawatt landfill gas facility will be constructed near Modoc and will convert methane gas into electricity.  Construction is expected to begin in about a year with actual power production a year and a half away.  The project will cost about $12 million.

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