BUEA, CAMEROON — Two towns in Cameroon have installed biogas systems to turn human waste into sustainable energy that can provide fuel and electricity for local communities.
The project was initiated by Bioenergy-Cameroon, a non-governmental youth organization. Local students, especially female students, are trained on how to install and maintain innovative technology systems such as solar power and biogas mechanisms.
According to Reuters, the system includes a septic tank, which is connected to a bio-digester at individual households. Human waste placed in the septic tank is converted into biogas inside the bio-digesters, which release energy into people’s homes for cooking and lighting.
Reuters reports that more than 3,000 households and local schools in the towns of Buea and Bamenda have installed the biogas system. The Center for Environment and Development, an NGO in Cameroon, estimates that the biogas project may reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the vicinity by up to 60 percent.
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Ya make it gross and complicated and throw in some fear of "toxin" (like it didn't just go through my entire body) and there is one free simple source of energy people arbitrarily cross off and stay submissive to the grid.
Honesty this $#!+ works.
A meeting in Toyota's headquarter
_ Alright gentlemen, we need a new strategy for our new eco-friendly, power-saving products. Anyone have any idea or solution?
_ Jeff : Sir, how about some shit-driven cars?
Jeff were fired that day. R.I.P.
Thats animal waste - most probably cow or buffalo dung so not that much of an issue. Since time immemorial people in farms have handled cattle dung without much protection and/or trouble with diseases. It's human waste that's truly dangerous followed by pig waste.