Ghana launches human waste to biofuels project

May 30, 2012 |

In Ghana, Waste Enterprisers Limited is producing biodiesel from human waste at pilot projects in Teshie-Nungua in Accra and Dompoase in Kumasi. The projects should be at full pilot scale by the end of the summer and at commercial scale in two years with the capacity to process 100 truck loads of waste per day.

The project has received SEED Initiative Award founded by the United Nations Environmental Program and financial support from the Gates Foundation.

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