BIOGAS

  • Kerala: Green warriors make town diseasefree July 9, 2012

    Changanassery: Be the change you seek. With this as his mantra, Mathews Mukkadan and his green warriors in the Changanassery town near Kottayam district in Kerala, work every single day to clean up the residential society they stay in. Following his footsteps are now 18 more colonies in the town. Armed...
  • US Army to use Indian toilet model in Afghanistan September 6, 2010

    New Delhi: Lowcost lavatory technique, developed by an Indian NGO, will be adopted by the US Army to build public toilets in Afghanistan, a senior US military official said. The US troops will build at least 40 toilet complexes linked with biogas generation plants in Kandahar as a part of the...
  • Alternate fuel: Poop power fuels idli joint in Puducherry July 2, 2008

    Puducherry: Sivagami begins early at the Puducherry bus stand as she busies herself in a small food joint. Idlis are her specialty, only they come with a twist. Apart from LPG cylinders, Sivagami also fuels her stove using gas supplied by a biogas plant just outside her kiosk. The plant produces...