This Kenyan Teenager Uses Poop To Fuel His School

Leroy Mwasaru's biodigesters have eliminated two pollution problems in one fell swoop. In rural Kenya, pit toilets—basically holes in the ground, with no water for flushing—are the most common type of toilet. They don't always work well. At Maseno School, a large boarding school in western Kenya, the sewer system often backed up and contaminated … Continue reading This Kenyan Teenager Uses Poop To Fuel His School

Digester project near Tulare would turn organic waste into renewable transportation fuel

From The Bakersfield Californian: BY JOHN COX The Bakersfield Californian jcox@bakersfield.com Food processors, dairies and others in Kern County may soon have a new place to send their organic waste -- and with it, a new source of renewable, compressed natural gas. This month, two state agencies awarded grants totaling $8 million to help fund … Continue reading Digester project near Tulare would turn organic waste into renewable transportation fuel