Rural communities renew interest in green power

Bork, Emily
August 1998
World Wastes;Aug98, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p10
Trade Publication
Reports that various rural cooperatives in Idaho, Oregon and Washington, D.C. have developed the Coffin Butte Resource Project, a landfill gas-to-energy plant in Corvallis, Oregon. Counties that provide municipal solid waste to the landfill; Comparison of the cost of electricity generated by conventional resources to that generated by renewable resources. INSET: The rural electric cooperatives participating in the Coffin....


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