TITLE

Let's set the countryside on fire

AUTHOR(S)
Cox, David
PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
New Statesman;7/16/2001, Vol. 130 Issue 4546, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Suggests the planting and burning of plants as an alternative source of energy. Problems faced in searching for energy sources; Benefits of the burning of plants as an alternative to fossil fuels; Shift from production of food to planting plants for energy consumption in Great Britain.
ACCESSION #
4821064

 

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