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Ireland

World news about “Ireland” published by euronews.

FUTURIS | 27/07 11:24 CET

Supergrass: harvesting the energy potential of riverbank plants

Supergrass: harvesting the energy potential of riverbank plants

The grassy banks of the river Barrow in Ireland may look unproductive in agricultural terms, but to scientists involved in a European research project the land and its vegetation may hold the key to an energy revolution. The plant giving rise to such optimism is called…