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Photo: Hestia Home Biogas

Biogas at home

Home biogas digesters
Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 7:11 PM

An interesting look at the energy capacity of a home biogas digester and what one could power with a small backyard setup.

http://www.motherearthnews.com/renewable-energy/biogas-at-home-zbcz1410.aspx#axzz3I8wK9BOT

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How to Make Biogas in 5 Easy Steps

Creating your own digester
Tuesday, October 14, 2014, 6:03 PM

Learn how to make your own burnable fuel (biogas) from this highly informative and comprehensive article.

http://www.motherearthnews.com/renewable-energy/how-to-make-biogas-in-5-easy-steps-zbcz1410.aspx#axzz3G9qfmrcH

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All About Biogas

Understanding what it is and how to build a digester
Friday, June 21, 2013, 3:50 PM

Lots of new info flowing on the internets these days about biogas and methane digesters.  Here is a recent post form John Robb at Resilient Communities about using biogas for increasing ones resiliency.

http://www.resilientcommunities.com/a-tale-of-two-kitchens-corporate-nightmare-vs-resilient-innovation/

And here is a DIY tutorial I came across on how to build your own small scale digester.

A summer project I have lined up is to build a digester and then try to connect it to a small propane powered refrigerator.  A wonderful addition for grid down situations. » Read more