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liftshare.com, cutting carbon through car sharing, Ashden Award winner

liftshare.com, cutting carbon through car sharing, Ashden Award winner

Norfolk-based Liftshare is helping fill empty car seats on the roads while offering a friendlier, greener and cheaper way to travel. By helping employers set up car sharing schemes and providing a free online national car sharing network, the organisation enables 100,000 journeys to be taken off the road every day, which it estimates will save about 110,000 tonnes of CO2 this year.

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Indian micro finance for sustainable energy – SKDRDP

Indian micro finance for sustainable energy – SKDRDP

Shri Kshethra Dharmasthala Rural Development Project (SKDRDP) in South India is a prime example of the vital role a well-run microfinance organisation can play in meeting the poor’s energy needs.

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