Ryan Sands Brings Experience from Martin Construction Resource

February 5, 2024 — Ag-Grid Energy, a pioneer in the carbon-negative production of electricity and RNG from cow manure and food waste, has announced the appointment of Ryan J. Sands, PE as Director of Project Management.

In this new role, Ryan will oversee the execution of existing and pipeline projects from contract execution through handover to operations. Ag-Grid currently has five operating waste-to-energy facilities, all developed in partnership with family-owned dairy farms. Many more are in the pipeline.

Ryan brings 15 years of combined experience in civil land development and construction project management. In his most recent prior position, he was a project manager for Martin Construction Resource, working on a variety of biogas and renewable natural gas installations. Martin Construction Resource is one of Ag-Grid Energy’s Development Partners.

Ryan earned his B.S. in Civil Engineering from Clemson University. He is a registered professional engineer in South Carolina.


Ag-Grid Energy LLC is a Pennsylvania-based company producing renewable energy in partnership with family-owned dairy farms. Installing and operating anaerobic digesters on farm property, the partners generate electricity or renewable natural gas from cow manure and various types of food waste. Ag-Grid’s proven processes are sustainable and carbon negative. For additional information, go to aggridenergy.com or email contact@aggridenergy.com.