03 Aug '14, 10pm

Manure-to-Biogas at Dairy Farms Gets EPA and USDA Boost

Manure-to-Biogas at Dairy Farms Gets EPA and USDA Boost

DOE uses the example of in Kewaunee County, Wisconsin, which supports about 8,900 households. In that county three wind farms and two anaerobic digesters (both located on dairy farms ) already provide enough power for the equivalent of 8,000 households. Add some distributed solar and/or a few more wind turbines along with advanced energy storage and smart grid systems, and you’ve got an entire county that has self-sufficiency in view, at least for renewably sourced electricity.

Full article: http://eatdrinkbetter.com/2014/08/03/manure-biogas-dairy-...

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