Old railroad ties and utility poles into energy

Koppers is the largest US manufacturer of railroad ties and utility poles. Disposal of old poles and ties, which are creosote-soaked, is not a problem for them. They’ve been converting them into energy since 1988 at their biomass plant. Not only does this avoid dumping them in landfills, it provides enough energy for 600 homes.

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