Turning Food Waste into Electricity

Allison Stalker Sustainability 1 Comment

The Kroger Co., a California based grocery chain, has plans for a new method of dealing with the huge amount of food waste grocery stores produce.  The company has built an industrial silo where outdated food will be stored.  Bacteria will consume the food and release methane.  The methane will then be burned to generate electricity.  The Kroger Recovery System …