Napier Pakchong 1 which we have previously termed as the Super Napier from Thailand is not just for feeding cattle.
In fact, one businessman with a lot of foresight thinks that there is a much bigger potential for this fast-growing grass for energy generation rather than as animal feed. That means fuel for the big manufacturing companies like cement plants or electric plants.
How? Well, as the claim of the developer as well as the farmer planters of Pakchong 1, this napier is a super producer of biomass. It could produce as much as 500 tons of biomas per hectare in a cycle of one year. More . . .
Article Source: Manila Bulletin