Blog: A greener caffeine kick for you

I don’t enjoy doing the tea rounds in the office. One, because I have to boil the water twice if the whole lot is in. And two, because we’re a pretty fussy bunch of people (sorry guys). Some want the regular tea (the normal people’s drink), others Earl Grey (for the older lot) and sometimes […]

Beanergi brews a green message

ELN Reporter Priyanka Shrestha talks to the Founder & CEO of London-based Beanergi about the company’s new initiative. It uses coffee waste from shops and restaurants to generate renewable energy – benefiting both the businesses and the environment.

Coffee waste used to generate clean energy

A London-based firm is using coffee waste from cappuccinos and lattes to generate clean energy. Beanergi collects waste from coffee shops in the capital and processes it in its facility, which has a production capacity of 50,000 tonnes per year. That produces around 260GWh of renewable energy which can power as many as 1,750 coffee […]