Gallery: Helius Energy Opens Whiskey-Powered Biomass Plant in Scotland


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In 2009, Inhabitat reported that Helius Energy was teaming up with the Rothes consortium of whisky and scotch companies to create a biomass power plant fueled by by-products from the local distillery. This week, the whiskey-fueled power plant officially opened – and according to reports, it is capable of powering 9,000 homes with clean energy.

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1 Comment

  1. ebbek April 26, 2013 at 11:32 am

    In Scotland it’s spelled “whisky”…

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