Bristol Energy taps 'poo bus' creators to run city on sewage

BusinessGreen staff
clock
A sewage treatment plant - the starting point for green gas | Credit: GENeco
Image:

A sewage treatment plant - the starting point for green gas | Credit: GENeco

Bristol-based utility teams up with GENeco, the company behind the 'poo bus', to roll out green gas produced from toilet waste

Residents of Bristol could soon be cooking their evening meal using energy produced from poo, thanks to a new partnership announced yesterday between local utility Bristol Energy and anaerobic digestion...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join now

 

Already a BusinessGreen
member?

Login

More on Biomass

The Big Wild Forest Carbon Project, started in spring 2021, became the first state land generating credits. Those have been promised to the Detroit-based energy company DTE / Credit: Michigan Department of Natural Resources

State lands open for carbon crediting, but how good are those credits?

An important new front is opening up in the US carbon offset market, but can it deliver on its promise?

Jesse Klein, GreenBiz.com
clock 06 May 2022 • 6 min read
Credit: Rich Carey

AXA IM launches biodiversity equity strategy

New fund to focus on companies that are tackling water and land pollution, land degradation, fauna and flora loss, and overconsumption.

Georgie Lee, Investment Week
clock 28 April 2022 • 1 min read
Floating wind farms provide potential for green hydrogen production. Credit: ERM Dolphyn

Plans unveiled for Welsh floating wind and green hydrogen project

ERM Dolphyn and Source Energie reveal plans to develop site with potential to deliver 2GW of clean energy capacity

clock 24 March 2022 • 2 min read