TG1005 : Elephant grass on the edge of Carleton Plantations

taken 3 years ago, near to Wramplingham, Norfolk, Great Britain

Elephant grass on the edge of Carleton Plantations
Elephant grass on the edge of Carleton Plantations
The plant originates in the Far East; it can grow up to five metres tall and can be burned to generate electricity in biomass power stations, and in smaller boilers to produce heat for individual houses; it is quick growing and yields about 15 tonnes per hectare/year. As the plant grows it draws carbon dioxide out of the air and when burnt it puts the carbon dioxide back, hence the net effect on atmospheric CO2 is zero. The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs is now funding a major breeding programme.
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Date Taken
Monday, 27 March, 2017   (more nearby)
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Monday, 27 March, 2017
Geographical Context
Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 1041 0581 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:36.5577N 1:6.3707E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TG 1043 0580
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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