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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

Senior science reporter

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. ..

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