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Litter-to-energy plan meets resistance


January 18, 2010  by The Eagle

January 11, 2010, Bryan, TX
– In today’s age of going green, the idea of converting cow manure into
renewable energy may not be so foreign. But chicken manure?


January 11, 2010, Bryan, TX
– In today’s age of going green, the idea of converting cow manure into
renewable energy may not be so foreign. But chicken manure?

Fibrowatt opened the first
plant powered by poultry droppings near Benson, Minn., in 2007. Company
officials said they have discussed doing similar projects in Texas, but local
agriculture researchers said they don’t think converting poultry droppings into
reusable energy would be advantageous for the state at this point.

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