Hi-tech greenhouses to produce UK shops with meals

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Waste warmth generated from water remedy crops can be harnessed and used to maintain business greenhouses heat within the UK in a world-first.

Heat can be extracted from the handled water after which pumped by way of an enclosed loop system to the greenhouse.

Conventional business greenhouses may use fossil fuels as a supply of warmth so this methodology additionally reduces the venture’s carbon emissions.

The first two greenhouses to make use of this waste warmth are presently being constructed in East Anglia and are as a result of be accomplished later this yr.

BBC Click’s Jen Copestake speaks to Low Carbon Farming’s Neil Lawson to search out out extra.

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