Alkane makes the connection

June 2005
Engineer (00137758);6/27/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7678, p18
Reports that British renewable energy company Alkane has completed the connection of two methane-powered generation plants to the electricity supply grid. Use of methane captured from abandoned coal mines; Combined generating capacity of the two power plants.


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