TITLE

Exit strategy

AUTHOR(S)
East, Roger
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Green Futures;Jan2008, Issue 67, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the environmental drives and other practices of combating climate change by the people of Tuvalu. It shows they are using gas that is made from pig manure for their cooks and planning to put human waste to equally good use, composting their garbages to grow more food locally and they are on their way developing biodiesel fuel from copra. They are also making their effort to use solar energy for their streetlights and produce energy from wind turbines. Moreover, international cooperation are shown in the island, with the $9 million "Small is Beautiful" program, Tuvalu can surely sustain their fight against climate change.
ACCESSION #
28676692

 

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