[QODLink]
Europe
English town's climate lessons
Town in south west finds ways to conserve its environment and benefit the community.
Last Modified: 18 Dec 2009 12:04 GMT

 

Totnes is a small English town in Devon which is putting its own measures in place to protect its environmental future.

Residents use bio-fuel from recycled fish and chip oil, grow sustainable food and have even created their own form of currency.

Emma Hayward reports from Totnes.

Source:
Al Jazeera
Featured on Al Jazeera
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
Featured
Women's rights activists are demanding change after Hanna Lalango, 16, was gang-raped on a bus and left for dead.
Buried in Sweden's northern forest, Sorsele has welcomed many unaccompanied kids who help stabilise a town exodus.
A look at the changing face of North Korea, three years after the death of 'Dear Leader'.
While some fear a Muslim backlash after café killings, solidarity instead appears to be the order of the day.
Victims spared by the deadly disease are reporting blindness and other unexpected post-Ebola health issues.