Philippines rubbish becomes clean energy

Landmark project producing biogas from garbage changes reputation of notorious Manila district.

    The Philippines is using rubbish to produce biogas, the first country in Southeast Asia to do so.

    The landmark project of turning rubbish into clean energy has begun to change the reputation Payatas, one of Manila's most notorious districts.

    Al Jazeera's Jamela Alindogan reports from the city.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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