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Running a car on the energy flushed down the toilet

November 9th, 2010 by Wessex Water

Engineers have come up with a way of running vehicles in the UK on poo-power. The Bio-Bug is believed to be the UK’s first VW Beetle that runs on methane gas generated from human waste. Waste flushed down the toilets of just 70 homes is enough to power the Bio-Bug for year, based on an […]