Wednesday, January 6, 2021

01/06/2021 Companies Seek to Green the Grid - Vaccine Vials

 

Today's Article: Companies Seek to Green the Grid
From: The Wall Street Journal
Readability Score: 11.3

Pig farmers in Missouri are finding uses for their animals' waste, as utility companies are eager to convert the methane gas released from compost into energy for Missouri homes. It's not cheap, but it gives companies environmental credibility as a way to boost renewable energy sources. Is this a good idea? Discuss carbon credits, or various forms of energy, with today's article. Follow up with izzit.org's Power to the Planet for a critical analysis of various forms of energy.

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Today's Alternate Article: Vaccine Vials
Readability Score: 9.9