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Low carbon lifestyles

Prabhjot Sodhi

Low carbon lifestyles

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Published by Centre for Environment Education in New Delhi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[Prabhjot Sodhi ... et al.].
ContributionsUNDP-GEF Small Grants Program (India), Centre for Environment Education (New Delhi, India), India. Ministry of Environment and Forests
The Physical Object
Pagination26 p. :
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24907964M
LC Control Number2011321068

To go ultra low carbon, we’ll need to change systems like what powers our buses and trains, as well as our lifestyles. Meet the carbon dieters Rosalind .


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