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Agrilectric Power (1990)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Lake Charles, Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1990-11-16

Duration: 00:04:35

Subjects: Energy | Electricity


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Duhe, Jeff Reporter
  • Feickert, L.L. Interviewee
  • Rice, Steve Interviewee
  • Houston, Oliver Interviewee


This segment from the November 16, 1990, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Jeff Duhe’s profile of Agrilectric Power in Lake Charles, a private electric plant that uses rice hulls to produce electricity. He interviews: L.L. Feickert, inventor and vice president; Steve Rice, engineer; and Oliver Houston, plant manager. Host: Robert Collins