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The Rev
06-22-2007, 10:35 AM
A company called AgriPower will begin production next year of a movable power generator fueled by a wide range of waste products, from walnut shells to discarded tires.

Although solar and wind energy are the best-known renewable energies, generating power from biomass is getting a closer look, as societies try to diversify their fuel sources.

Solar power isn't the only renewable resource (http://news.com.com/Portable+power+from+trash/2100-11392_3-6192538.html?part=rss&tag=2547-1_3-0-5&subj=news)

'bout time they got this concept off the ground. :yes:

ckb2001
06-22-2007, 02:22 PM
Solar power isn't the only renewable resource (http://news.com.com/Portable+power+from+trash/2100-11392_3-6192538.html?part=rss&tag=2547-1_3-0-5&subj=news)

'bout time they got this concept off the ground. :yes:

The US is just a bit behind in implementation of this kind of technology. Japan has been doing this kind of stuff for a long time (even in Europe some too). The incentive just isn't as great here in the US, though I wish it would be.