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Nyepi reduces carbon emissions

  • Ni Komang Erviani

    The Jakarta Post

Denpasar | Mon, March 26 2012 | 11:25 am

PREMIUM The Balinese Hindu Day of Silence, Nyepi, reduced the island’s CO2 (carbon dioxide) emissions by up to 30,000 tons, according to an NGO.

“Nyepi contributes significantly to the island’s environment. It greatly reduces the island’s CO2 emissions and, to a certain extent, brings a temporary stop to the environmental damage experienced by the island,” Indonesian Environmental Forum (...