Friday, April 28, 2006

S.F. hopes to harness power of dog poop with methane digester - San Francisco Hopes to Harness Power of Dog Poop - Science News | Current Articles:
AP -- 2/22/2006
"The droppings will be tossed into a contraption called a methane digester, which is basically a tank in which bacteria feed on feces for weeks to create methane gas.
The methane could then be piped directly to a gas stove, heater, turbine or anything else powered by natural gas. It can also be used to generate electricity."

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