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A Brewery Powered By Beer

Adele Peters

The Alaskan Brewing Company has installed a special furnace that can turn the grain leftover from making beer into energy that runs the plant. Most breweries sell the grain as animal feed, but in Alaska, there aren't enough nearby farms to create demand, and shipping to the lower 48 is expensive. The answer, for this company, was to use the grain to make beer-powered-beer.

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