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Algae can treat your wastewater and then fill up your tank - A Clean Green 2-for-1

Posted 9 years, 3 months ago
Just what are algae capable of? According to researchers at the Rochester Institute of Technology, just about anything short of mixing a cocktail. They can clean your wastewater, fuel up your car, and then help grow a fish for your dinner....

Fuel for thought – first workshop sparked huge turnout

Posted 9 years, 5 months ago
The current price of fuel at the pump may have had something to do with the larger than expected turnout (around 100) for the first waste-to-ethanol workshop, held as part of a project to investigate the practicality of turning organic materials into fuel, stock feed and fertiliser. The Far North En......