DC Water Treatment Plant Uses Human Excrement To Generate 13MW Of Electricity

- Jul 03, 2013-

One of the world’s largest initiatives to generate power using human waste is taking place in Washington DC, reports Phys.org. The experimental project is being conducted at the Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant, which is operated by DC Water. Covering Washington, D.C. and the surrounding metro areas, the facility treats more than 370 million gallons of wastewater and produces