WAMC New York News
12:24 am
Wed May 10, 2006

Taking out the trash

Colonie, NY – The Albany suburb of Colonie is collecting its first check today, just under $20,000, for the sale of electricity generated from decomposition of trash in the town's landfill. Colonie's landfill is one of several in the state that now supply electricity to the state's grid. WAMC's Capital District Bureau Chief Jessica Bloustein has more: