In June 2011 Jordan Dairy Farms was the first of five farms in MA produce energy from an anaerobic digester. Anaerobic digestion is a natural process where microorganisms break down organic waste materials (biomass) in the absence of oxygen. The design of quasar’s Rutland system has been approved by the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS).
EVERY DAY WE GENERATE ENOUGH CLEAN ENERGY TO OFFSET:
5,500 lbs of CO2 emissions, the main cause of global warming or…
6,000 miles worth of CO2 emissions from the average American car!
THAT’S ENOUGH TO POWER:
134 days of electricity usage in an average American house or…
317,000 hours using a 13-watt energy-efficient CFL light bulb!
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