John Forcier


Biogas, Anaerobic Digestion (AD), Renewable Energy, Renewable Natural Gas (RNG), BioCNG, Organics to Energy

John has a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Vermont, and has more than 48 years of experience in the planning, design, permitting and construction of small through multi-million dollar municipal and private renewable energy, biogas, anaerobic digester (AD), wastewater and composting projects throughout the U.S.A and Mexico.  He is the Founder and President of Forcier Consulting Engineers, PC and was honored as the Vermont Engineer of the Year in 2000 and was inducted into Tau Beta Pi as an Eminent Engineer in 1999.  His unique experience includes 19 years in the construction industry and 29 years in consulting engineering. His related anaerobic digester/biogas experience includes over 50 farm-based, commercial, industrial, municipal and wastewater treatment facility AD systems utilizing biosolids, manures, food waste, glycerin, SSO, DAF and FOG. The AD systems range from 100 kWe to 5 MWe and handle up to 240,000 tons/yr. of organic feedstocks. The outputs include renewable electrical energy to the grid or Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) to Natural Gas systems or Compressed Biomethane (BioCNG) including RIN’s and LCFS. By-Products include up to 17 MMBtu’s/hour of thermal energy, animal bedding and high-NPK organic fertilizers. He also serves as an Anaerobic Digester/Biogas and Wastewater Treatment Subject Matter Expert in Expert Witness Cases and in Independent Engineering Studies throughout the USA. Contact John.