Story by AD Crable, Staff Writer for Lancaster Online
August 12, 2018

Land next to a sewage-treatment plant in Ephrata Borough could become the home of a strategic manure-to-electricity plant to boost efforts to reduce farm-related runoff pollution into the Chesapeake Bay.

Borough Council is scheduled to vote Monday night on a nonbinding letter of interest to work out details of the project, which is being pushed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.










(A gasifier in Nebraska by Earthcare that would be similar to one proposed for Ephrata Borough.)