Turning waste into watts gets local student onto A-list of innovation
Project offers a solution to two of the world’s most pressing issues: waste and a lack of energy in emerging economies
Imagine turning food waste, farm waste and even sewage into diesel and electricity.
A feasible way of doing this is exactly what won SA researcher Chelsea Tucker a highly coveted honours in the world of innovation.
Tucker, a PhD candidate at the University of Cape Town, was recently named one of 10 Emerging Talent winners in the international Falling Walls Lab competition. ..