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Bricking it: turning human waste into clean fuel A social enterprise is transforming human waste into a clean, affordable fuel in Kenya. It smells like the future, discovers Oliver Balch... Energy Environment Innovation Science Social Enterprise Society Sustainable Development
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English village becomes worldwide model for carbon reduction In 2006, the people of Ashton Hayes banded together to tackle climate change. A decade on, they have cut their carbon emissions almost in ha... Environment Sustainable Development
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New global initiative from COP21 aims to help developing countries go solar The International Solar Alliance, announced by India at the Paris climate conference, brings together 120 countries to support the expansion... Energy Sustainable Development
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