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Brazilian Indigenous People Turn to Wind Power as Dam Alternative


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- 530 days ago - wired.co.uk
The indigenous people of Brazil's most northerly region have been conducting a wind power trial, in a bid to convince the government that it's a realistic alternative to the country's controversial hydroelectric dams.



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Past Member (0)
Monday May 13, 2013, 6:17 pm
Kudos to them
 

Christeen Anderson (515)
Monday May 13, 2013, 6:23 pm
This is awesome. Thank you for sharing.
 

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Monday May 13, 2013, 6:55 pm
Thank you for the wonderful news!
 

Freya H. (304)
Monday May 13, 2013, 7:08 pm
Good for them!
 

Jason S. (57)
Monday May 13, 2013, 7:23 pm
Good posting, thanks
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 5:19 am
Interesting, hope it works out for them.
 

Alice C. (1797)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 5:22 am
Thanks for the good news
 

Winn Adams (194)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 7:15 am
Thanks
 

Alexandra Rodda (177)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 7:52 am
Hope their convincing is more effective than the convincing of those that want to build the hydroelectric power stations.
 

Lynn Squance (231)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 12:44 pm
As the wind blows. . . working with Mother Nature and Mother Earth! Kudos!
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 1:05 pm
Ditto to what Alexandra said! And everyone else :-))
 

Sharon W. (4)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 1:39 pm
Good for them, really!
 

Birgit W. (147)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 6:48 pm
Well we could learn from them. Thank you.
 

Inge Bjorkman (143)
Tuesday May 14, 2013, 11:52 pm
A happy day for everyone.
Love
 

Patricia H. (468)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 4:14 am
awesome
 

Tom Tree (247)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 5:33 am
Interesting Article, Thanks for sharing.
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Tuesday May 28, 2013, 3:25 pm
Cool
 
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