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Bio Gas Benefits

IN NAIROBI KIBERA AREA, there is an organiosation which has come up with the idea of biogas whioch ios a system that has benefited the area a lot concerning health and economy. Bio gas is a king of cylindrical building which above it is a hall meant for meetings within the community of the people outside community then under it are toilets which after the meeting or the proceedings of the meetings, people can use them besides that the waste from the toilets are controlled through a machine which generate some watts which assists in lighting electricity within the area. By all this, people have seen the importance of bio gas a lot. Hence m,any departments within the area are now eyeing to come up with many such projects. Through the amount collected in this bio gas, the amount is used to teach at least two students within the area through offering them school fees. This is one of the benefits of bio gas. There are very many others.

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: 16-21 years old
  • This story took place 7-12 months ago
  • Location: Kibera, Nairobi, Kenya
 
This story describes a...
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nobody
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This story describes a...
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