Mollongghip sits about midway between Ballarat and Daylesford and has a population of 80.
Don't be fooled by its size however!
4 locals have come together to create a new business called MADE Energy (Mollongghip & District Enterprises) and have just picked up a major grant to make turning local waste vegetation into renewable fuel and fertiliser a possibility.
Brett Mac spoke to co-founders Bryce Ott and Joe Finneran;
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