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Sri Lanka to generate Power from waste

Feb 22, 2011 1:49:11 AM - news.lk

The Sri Lanka Power and Energy Ministry has taken measures to initiate 38 projects to generate electricity using solid waste in Colombo city and suburbs with immediate effect as an initial step to make a considerable contribution to the national grid with non traditional renewable energy sources, by 2015. To reach this long-term objective the Ministry has also concentrated on small scale hydro power stations and exploiting the wind power.