Cash in the carbon

September 2005
Green Futures;Sep/Oct2005, Issue 54, Special section p10
Focuses on business opportunities posed by climate change to renewable sources entrepreneurs in Great Britain. Development of zero-emission electric Minitram; Biofuels Directive of the European Union; Turbines from Renewable Devices.


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