At the wind- and methane-powered Belgium Brewery in Colorado, the water used to process beer is run through ponds where bacteria eat the organic waste, reducing strain on the city’s water treatment plant. The methane produced is converted into heat and electricity. Systems such as these need to be installed in each of our industrial processes.
What’s more, companies need to talk about it to inspire more such action. Think of what your company does, and what you can do to help them become energy-efficient.