Recovery Zone on 03/23/11
Host Stephanie Potter speaks with Sanu Kaji Shrestha, an award winning environmentalist from Nepal and founder of FoST -- the Foundation for Sustainable Technologies which trains people in the use of sustainable technologies that save money, save energy and save the environment. His recent honor was the Science and Technology Promotion Award for 2010 from Nepal Academy of Science and Technology (NAST), for his development of low cost cooking fuel made of recycled materials. He made headlines for being the runner-up for the BBC World Challenge in 2007. Sanu Kaji has travelled to several countries sharing his knowledge of briquette making, a greener substitute for cooking fuel. He will be speaking in Portland at 2pm, Saturday, March 26 about his activities in developing sustainable energy sources to improve quality of life in developing countries. Call 503-807-5252 for more information.