Putting waste to work: energy from methane

Australia, 1992

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In the search for energy alternatives to fossil fuels, a number of ways have been discovered to employ the methane rich gas produced from various waste materials. This video explores a number of situations where this valuable resource has been harnessed. These include a municipal land fill tip and a sewage treatment plant. Various aspects of science, technology and society are examined.

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Language

English

Duration

00:30:00:00

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Colour

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ACMI Identifier

38739

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Recycling (Waste, etc.)

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Recycling (Waste, etc.)

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Renewable energy sources

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Recycling (Waste, etc.)

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Renewable energy sources

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Methane

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

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Sound

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VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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