Farming : Energy
Hear how one farmer uses renewable energy to cut down his carbon emissions and to increase his profits.
Year of Publication2010
Philip Pearson is a Cheshire tomato grower who supplies Tesco and other retailers. Here he shows how reusing energy and waste on his farm provides warmth, water, fertiliser, light and carbon dioxide to a glasshouse crop. This saves money as it creates environmental efficiencies.
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Additional keywords/tagscarbon emissions
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