Builder chosen for Dane county’s 1st manure digester

Dane County’s first community manure digester, the first cooperative project of its kind in Wisconsin, will be built and operated by a Milwaukee-based company that plans to finance most of the project itself. Story was published in Wisconsin State Journal, November 8, 2009. Writer: Matthew DeFour. Go to: Dane County, Wisconsin, manure digester.

Food and crop waste: a valuable biomass feedstock

The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI), of Washington, D.C., just released a brief fact sheet about the potential availability of food and crop wastes as feedstocks for biofuels. While the fact sheet wasn’t meant as a comprehensive assessment, the EESI suggests further research is needed to understand and quantify the full potential of unutilized […]