VT: Brewery using its leavings for fuel

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February 14, 2011
The Boston Globe    
Posted in News, PND News

"A Vermont brewery is giving new meaning to the idea of green beer. Magic Hat Brewing Co., of South Burlington, says it is the first site to use a device that turns spent grain from the brewing process into natural gas that is then used to fuel brewing operations. The 42-foot tall anaerobic methane digester, installed last summer, extracts energy from the spent hops, barley, and yeast left over from the brewing process." (02/14/11)

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