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Greening the Deserts of Qatar

Greenhouse Innovations

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Greenhouse Innovations

The air in this seawater-cooled greenhouse is enriched with carbon dioxide from the fertilizer factory next door. This makes the plants grow faster while lowering the factory’s greenhouse gas emissions.

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