Renewable energy sources among pastoralists in southern Ethiopia

report from the evaluation of an SPCM development project in the lower Omo Valley by Jan-AМЉke Alvarsson

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementJan-Åke Alvarsson, Lars A. Linde, Sam Johansson.
ContributionsLinde, Lars A., Johansson, Sam.
LC ClassificationsTJ807.9.E8 A48 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination214 p. :
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1471381M
LC Control Number93134067

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Located in the Gamo Gofa Zone of the Southern. Ethiopia: Stakeholders Dabate On Biofuel. other renewable energy sources like wind, solar, geothermal, etc; and community, small scale, mixed or inter-cropping of feed stocks and local level.

Energy sources derived from plants or animals. Throughout the developing world, wood, charcoal, and dung are primary energy sources for cooking and heating. Ethiopia, Eritrea, and Djibouti, Since the s, drought, famine, ethnic conflict, and political turmoil have undermined development efforts in this area.

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Renewable Energy The EAC Partner States are endowed with a significant amounts of renewable energy resource potential. This includes GW for large scale hydro, 4 GW of small scale (defined here as. Among the key policy issues for pastoralists and ASAL areas brought out in this document are: – Strategies for land tenure problems solution Participatory pastoralist land use planning, which will guide decisions on land tenure options should be carried out especially in the southern.

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