Powering a town with pig manure

MICHIGAN - With skyrocketing crude oil prices much of the nation's attention has turned toward alternative fuels.
calendar icon 11 September 2006
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While many people are focused on ethanol production, one small town is looking at turning waste from humans and hogs into electricity.

In a few months, the town will break ground on a 10-million dollar processing plant.

It hopes to become the first town in the nation to run completely off renewable resources. The GLRC's LaToya Dennis reports:

Source:Great Lakes Radio Consortium
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