Posts by: markhayes

Straight talk on cow power

In a recent Op-Ed article ("A Load of Manure," New York Times, March 4th), Nicollete Hahn Niman (yes, as in Niman Ranch beef) argues that biomass energy projects don't make sense because they encourage industrial-scale cattle operations and don't yield much in the way of environmental benefits. TerraPass invests heavily in biomass, so naturally we feel these serious charges bear… read more →