Nairobi Colony Uses Methane to Power Forges and Kilns

By: Alex Covert - Published: Jan 23, 2009   Updated: May 30 2011 • References: kitengela-glass & blog.makezine
Let me start out by saying that the artistic glass creations seen here are not made of poo, but rather, from poo. Let me explain. There is an art colony near Nairobi National Park called Kitengela GlassHave. They have set up outhouses especially for collecting crap--crap that produces methane which, when burned, creates the energy needed to run their forges and kilns.

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