Bill Gates says a new plant that can turn human feces into electricity and clean drinking water can save a huge number of lives.

The plant, called the Omniprocessor, was designed and built by Janicki Bioenergy and backed by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The facility would try to prevent diseases caused by contaminated water supplies. A test plant is up and working at Janicki’s headquarters north of Seattle, according to a blog post by Gates. The firstContinue reading “Bill Gates says a new plant that can turn human feces into electricity and clean drinking water can save a huge number of lives.”