Helping India's industries go green

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Most industrial businesses in India are concentrated in large industrial parks. Energy-efficiency and clean technology have so far hardly played a role. But that’s set to change. Eco-industrial parks are being promoted in the southeastern state of Andhra Pradesh. Local industries there are being encouraged to invest in energy-saving measures and reduce their carbon footprint. The main incentive for the businesses is that they stand to save money.

A film by Christian Jaburg



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