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$100 Billion Opportunity for Waste-To-Energy Companies in Developing World

December 26th, 2009 | by Susan Kraemer

Here's an opportunity to wisely spend some of the $100 billion that Secretary of State Hillary Clinton promised at Copenhagen to cut the greenhouse gases of developing nations by aiding in the development of renewable energy infrastructure to by-pass fossil fuel dependence. Apparently one in four Chinese cities and seven out of 10 counties are without sewage-treatment plants, according to the People's Daily

Cheap Solar Lamps Bring Electricity to Poorest in India – After a Tweak

December 19th, 2009 | by Susan Kraemer

Over 100 million homes in the poorest villages of India are currently without electricity. Villagers like these might be in the path of airplanes coming in for landing overhead, but in their thatched roofed dwellings they still fire up kerosene lamps at night so their kids can do their homework after dark

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