New generator at Columbia landfill expected to help turn methane gas into electricity

Monday, February 13, 2012 | 2:31 p.m. CST; updated 8:17 p.m. CST, Monday, February 13, 2012

COLUMBIA — An additional generator to transform methane gas into electricity is expected to go on line at the city landfill this year, increasing the amount of renewable energy produced in Columbia.