To Boldy Go Towards Better Wastewater Treatment…

The Roddenberry Foundation, set-up to carry on Star Trek creator’s Gene Roddenberry vision for a better world, has awarded a $5 million grant to Orianna Bretschger, a researcher at the J Craig Venter Institute in Southern California.

The grant will be used to carry-on Dr. Bretchger’s research into new wastewater treatment approaches based on microbial fuel cell technology.

Dr. Bretschger presented her ground breaking research at the CWEA Annual Conference in Palm Springs.

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Click here to read the grant announcement >

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