Poo power for army

Posted by News desk on 13 Jul, 2010 / Offbeat news

Biofuel pellets made from horse manure will help power the new barracks of the Royal Horse Artillery, the UK’s Ministry of Defence has announced, reports Reuters. Recycled waste and bedding from the regiment’s 111 horses will provide enough low-carbon energy to cover the heating and lighting requirements of the ceremonial unit’s new base in Woolwich, south-east London.

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