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Cow-powered plant furthers CA efforts to cut emissions


May 20, 2016, Sacramento, CA – The Sacramento Municipal Utility District recently unveiled its newest cow-powered alternative power plant at a dairy south of Elk Grove.

Powered by cow waste, the anaerobic digester will generate up to 225 kilowatts of electricity, enough to serve about 125 homes. READ MORE