This Month's Topic is...RNG: The Renewable Fuel
Presented by:Tori Dickey & Ryan Stemmerik
Tori graduated from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas with a B.S. in Civil Engineering. She has been working in the natural gas industry at Southwest Gas for 6 years starting as an intern until graduation in 2016, then became an engineer. She works in the New Business department designing infrastructure for new developments in town. This year, Southwest Gas began a project for their first RNG station in Southern Nevada, and Tori has been working as the engineer on the project.
Ryan graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. For the last 7 years he have worked exclusively in the energy industry, ranging from electric generation to natural gas. He worked as an intern for NV Energy at their Tracy Generating Station in northern Nevada and then transitioned to residential solar electric generation after college to work for SolarCity in Las Vegas, NV. In 2016, Ryan was hired on at Southwest Gas and began my journey as a New Business engineer and then transitioned to a System Planning Engineer, focusing on gas infrastructure planning and system improvements.