If you drive along college road on by Michigan State Universities campus you may find a see a giant silo by the dairy farm.
That might not be a huge surprise, but what that silo is doing could raise some eyes.
That’s the Aerobic digester, and it’s turning organic waste, leftover food and animal manure, into a energy to power parts of MSU’s campus.
Renewable energy is becoming more popular in Michigan as the state exceeded a milestone in regards to renewable energy.
The state has more then 10% of it’s energy coming from renewable resources.
The standard applies to all electric providers says Judy Palnue, the spokesperson for the Michigan Public Services Commission