‘Like a miracle’: Poo powering Kenya’s modern farmers

Kenya boasts more biodigesters than anywhere else in Africa—a “poo power” that is being used to run everything from cooking stoves to farm equipment, phone chargers and shower heaters.

It is a smart use of land, something that the UN’s top scientific panel for climate change says will be crucial for keeping global temperatures at safer levels while feeding a growing population.

In a special report this week, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) detailed how intensive farming has degraded the environment—a crisis that requires a major rethink about how food is produced and land used wisely.

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