As a fast growing company in the emerging renewable energy industry, we specialize in the development and commercialization of waste to renewable energy systems and biobased products for agricultural producers.
We stand apart in the industry by offering you a full scope of services. You select the level of services and specific products to meet the needs of your project. We can help you start from the ground up or work with you to expand your existing operation.
Phase 3 Renewables provides services spanning the range of project concept through post-implementation. With years of Finance, Contract Negotiation, Project Management and Engineering experience, we can help you maximize your investment and allow you to stay focused on your farm.
Our professional services include:
As an Integrated System Provider, Phase 3 Renewables offers a variety of systems related to energy production and valuable organic by-products. Each system can produce useable and marketable products that can create cost savings and/or extra income for your business.
Our systems offered include:
Because each project has unique aspects and many alternatives, Phase 3 Renewables has developed a proprietary decision-support software tool called PATHWAYS 2 PROFIT™. The tool integrates data from your specific site and other operating systems around the world to provide the financial and operational perspective needed to make informed system choices.
We feel strongly about the importance of investing both time and resources in new technologies and approaches to make systems both less expensive to buy, build and operate and to provide optimum revenue options and return for your operation by ensuring they run reliably.
We take pride in our achievements and innovations within our industry.
Our Associates have extensive experience in biobased products including upgraded biogas, fermentation processes, anaerobic digestion, logistic manufacturing equipment, purchasing, financial management, and marketing. Managers come from farming families, and formal qualifications include: electrical, mechanical and biosystems engineering; general contracting, and licensed electrical contractor.
Norma provides general management, sales, marketing and project design. Norma grew up on a 100-acre farm in Zeeland, Michigan, the youngest of 10 children. After serving as an officer in the US Marines, she joined Procter & Gamble of Cincinnati, where she held a variety of positions in chemical purchasing, business development and intellectual property monetization, including five years focused on the commercialization of biodegradable plastics derived from fermentation and three years purchasing the company's $400 million+ of detergent enzymes. After leaving P&G, she returned to her agricultural roots, having a passion for commercialization of farm waste-to-energy systems and synergistic bio-based products.
Norma has often been a Conference speaker and is an active proponent with government officials for program expansions / enhancements related to renewable energy.
Linda provides financial management, grant administration, and carbon market management. Linda also grew up on a farm in Zeeland, Michigan. Her career has provided her a diversified background in Purchasing and Finance. She has 20+ years experience at both $billion multi-plant manufacturing firms as well as start-up service companies. Her practical experiences include; Strategic Sourcing / Supplier Development, Staff and Project Management, Strategic and Financial Planning, Fixed Asset Management and Cost Accounting.
Andrew is a graduate of Michigan State University with a degree in Bio-Energy and Agricultural Engineering. He is responsible for design, engineering, construction, management, monitoring and operational optimization of biomass plants.
Larry Kruse acts as the primary contact and supervises the activities of the mechanical and electrical subcontractors, as well as the start up and commissioning activities at the biogas upgrading plants. Since retiring from BP, plc. in 2002, he has consulted on various petrochemical and bioenergy projects. Mr. Kruse is a graduate of the University of Iowa with a BS in Chemical Engineering and has 32 years in the oil and petrochemical industry.
Dr Andrew Peene is a specialist in Microbial Engineering and Biological System Optimization.
Scott provides biogas upgrading, electricity, and general contracting services.
Steve performs Construction work and provides Site Supervision.
Phase 3 Renewables has teamed with outstanding firms to bring your project the expertise required to ensure seamless coordination between each group of specialists.
|Organic Waste Systems, NV (Belgium and Ohio) – 20 years anaerobic digestion system development and construction|
|Specialty Concrete Construction, LLC – Construction of anaerobic digestion tanks|
|Kaeb Sales, Inc. – Design and Equipment for material handling|
|Wastewater Management, LLC – Engineering and Construction of advanced downstream treatment processes|
|Newkirk Electric/Theka Engineering – Engineering and Construction of electrical systems and controls|
|EnerX Technologies, LLC – Sales and Marketing in Iowa, Missouri and Illinois|
|QuestAir Technologies, Ltd – Proprietary biogas upgrading systems for pipeline quality natural gas and hydrogen production|
|Heat Transfer International Inc – Custom designed process equipment, specializing in biomass gasification/electric power generation systems|