Green community projects seek £603k investment

Two community energy projects in the UK are seeking investment. Bath & West Community Energy (BWCE) is raising funds worth £603,000 for a hydropower and solar project. They are expected to generate around 330MWh of electricity per year in total – equivalent to powering 80 households annually. People can invest between £500 and £100,000 and become shareholders, with a target […]

It’s Poo Power! UK bus runs on human waste

The first bus in the UK powered entirely by human and food waste has been unveiled. The 40-seat “Bio Bus” runs on biomethane gas generated through the treatment of sewage and good waste. It can travel up to 300 kilometres on a full tank of gas, which takes the yearly waste of around five people […]