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Cleaner energy and a low carbon future for Cape Town

On 22 August 2010, Cape Town's Athlone cooling towers attached to the old coal fired power station were finally demolished as a sign of the city moving towards a low carbon future. The video however, shows a time in the future of what could happen if we decide we are going to continue on a path of fossil fuel dependency, use energy inefficient technologies and waste energy - a return of a myriad of cooling towers against the city's skyline.

Click the image to enlarge: Demolition of Athlone cooling towers
Demolition of Athlone cooling towers
Posted: 9/6/2010 (5:39:03 AM)

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