A William Charles Company

Energy Construction


Ragnar Benson has been a leader in the building of large energy and infrastructure projects for both public and private clients for many decades. As a company with LEED-accredited people, we are pleased to offer strong renewable energy project management expertise to help our customers protect and preserve our environment. Whether we're providing general contracting, construction management, or design/build construction, our focus on energy innovation is leading the way to a sustainable future.

Energy Projects

Winnebago Energy Center

Winnebago Energy Center Landfill Gas-To-Energy

This landfill gas-to-energy project uses the methane gas that is normally combusted by the landfill as an energy source. The project consisted of a power generation plant fueled by landfill gas. A gas blower system pulls a vacuum on the adjacent landfill piping system, removes excess moisture from incoming gas, and supplies the landfill gas to the power plant. The site was developed with four generator sets that are housed in a metal building that includes a control room with...