The Rice Straw project was founded and initiated 2006 by Hans Lothar Köhl and Thi Minh An Ngo. The project is about rice straw as climate safeguard and food source. Healthy heating and living environment from rice straw, the eternally renewable resource. The first facilities will produce food, heating (pellets) and building materials from rice straw.
The official Rice Straw Power Company was founded in 2015 !
Overall, the Rice straw project will help safeguarding the climate, provide clean renewable sources of energy along with resolving the problem of hunger and poverty. The project has gained quite popularity over different media channels and social networks which has brought it in front of the eyes of several people and organizations. The project is focused in poverty stricken areas of countries such as Asia, Africa and India where rice is grown in a large amount annually. Thousands of families in these countries are involved into farming and through this project they can earn extra income.
The project is all set to be started and invites public and private investors for an investment partnership.
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