Tuesday, December 08, 2009

Poo power

You know when you're making it when you inspire a spoof. Well, I've had this link pointed out to me from the spoof news website, um, The Spoof.

Following the main hook on the use of human poo as an energy source (why not?) I rather liked this bit;

"Their announcement was accompanied by other ideas, most of which involve hanging motorists and questions about where to buy a Mars Bar at 4am'"
Nicely done.


Anonymous said...

That may be a spoof, but this isn't!

Adrian Windisch said...

Oddly it seems to be based on a true storey!
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/8401266.stm 'Poo power' cuts electricity bill

The waste is processed and made into blocks which are burned
A water firm says it saved £15m last year - by using human waste to make electricity.