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News - April 9, 2010

Plan for waste-to-energy plant surges ahead

Council approves study to look at fiscal, environmental impacts of anaerobic digestion plant at Byxbee Park

by Gennady Sheyner

Palo Alto's composting advocates cheered in the City Hall lobby early Tuesday morning after the City Council voted for an approximately $250,000 study of a potential new facility in the Baylands that would convert waste into energy.

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