SCANDINAVIA - ENERGY EFFICIENT HOME. Denmark - Aarhus. Initiatives for energy efficiency and renewable energy have had priority in Denmark for over 25 years. The Danish plans and initiatives have resulted in development of new technologies and of successful use of energy efficiency and renewable energy. CDREF00587.LIVESTOCK, INDIA. Andhra Pradesh, Rishi Valley. Goats eating roadside shrubs. CDREF00432AGROFORESTRY, NIGERIA. Growing vegetables on patch of cleared forest which will be left to regrow. CDREF00305ITALY. River Po, Casale Monferrato Alessandria. In an attempt to prevent flooding, the Magistrato per il Po - the Italian river authority - spends about 100 million pounds a year on concrete blocks turning the river into a canal. This method of canalization is ineffective at controlling floods and destroys river life dependent on natural banks. CDREF00553.CHILDREN MAKING CARPETS - INDIA. Baaseli village, Rajasthan State. Children making carpets for export. CDREF00426
LOGGING, BRAZIL. Amazon, vicinity Paragominas. Mahogany tree being felled. Commercial logging in itself does not lead to total deforestation. However, the logging operations and roads open the forest to slash and burn cultivators who quickly colonize and cut the remaining forest to grow crops and the forest is destroyed. CDREF00323HOMELIFE - MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY. Middle-class families. CDREF00530.BJAKAR DZONG, BHUTAN. Bumthang. Views inside the walled monastary. CDREF00371REFORESTATION, BURKINA FASO. Barsalogho Village. Child waters a tree she has just planted - part of a village reforestation project. CDREF00215AUSTRALIA, Vicinity Melbourne. Liquid gas can be used in many cars in Australia as an alternative to petrol. It produces less carbon dioxide than petrol. CO2 is one of the greenhouse gass responsible for global warning. CDREF00542.
PORTRAIT OF A GIRL, NIGER. CDREF00189SLUM - MONTEVIDEO, URUGUAY. Families living in extreme poverty. CDREF00530.RECYCLING, PHILIPPINES. Manila. A child scavenging rubbish

illegally from trucks before they unload at Payatas landfill

site. CDREF00198FAMILY LIFE, ARGENTINA. Buenos Aires, Barrio San Jorge. Portrait

of family at meal time. CDREF00207TOLLYGUNGE CLUB, INDIA. Calcutta. CDREF00425
SCANDINAVIA - ENERGY EFFICIENT HOME. Denmark - Aarhus. Initiatives for energy efficiency and renewable energy have had priority in Denmark for over 25 years. The Danish plans and initiatives have resulted in development of new technologies and of successful use of energy efficiency and renewable energy. CDREF00587.
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