Hands On: Fuel for Thought (2002)

Film details

  • Featuring

    Anita Roddick

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    2002

  • Type

    Television

Synopsis

Report about various renewable energy projects: a breakthrough by Italian engineers in tapping energy from hot springs; the use of solar energy in the Dominican Republic, which has put slum dwellers on the grid for the first time; the UK supermarket chain ASDA's experiment in running its fleet of lorries on used cooking oil, a cleaner source of fuel than diesel; villagers in Kenya benefiting from mini-hydro projects; and solar-powered fridges being used in Bangladesh to ensure that vaccines are conserved.

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