A French farmer converts manure to methane gas which powers lights and turbines.
Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.
France. A French farmer converts manure to methane gas which powers lights and turbines. French voiceovered newsreel material.
Various shots as farmers use pitchforks to load manure into big tanks, the lid is put on and a diagram shows how it is converted to methane gas. A man turns the gas tap on and lights the gas under a cover to make a lamp. A woman uses it to cook with on her stove. Also used for turbines.
Possibly connected with 46/27 - MD.