Kenyan Maasai Set To Disrupt Local LPG Industry With Their Alternative Biogas
Kenyan Maasai pastoralists living around the Keenkonyokie slaughterhouse have begun an innovative venture where they produce large scale biogas for commercial purpose from animal blood and waste from the slaughterhouse.
The Maasai have consolidated their efforts into a group of 320 pastoralists and started a venture dubbed Keeko Biogas. The venture wants to start filling 6 Kg gas cylinders by March, 2015. The charge per refill is said will be around Sh.700 ($8), which is considerably lower than the current Sh.1,200 ($13) charged by established Liquid …read more