Gas from Trash

Gas from Trash

Originally submitted by Jari Kaivo-oja
last updated by Maurizio Sajeva

Wild Card's progress: fully-fledged

The source of this Wild Card: 
Scientific American. December 2010. 10 World Changing Ideas.

Likelihood timeframe and scenario features : 
now-2015

Wild Card's description 
It is going to be possible to change our waste management by modified microbes which eat waste and “secrete” fuel. Our future may be changed by genetically modified fuel factories, which are fed with the sun energy.