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    600 scientists from 70 countries ???meting in Paris ( July 2 - 6) to discuss?

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    600 scientists from 70 countries ???meting in Paris ( July 2 - 6) to discuss ??? in which solar energy can be har???ed to man's needs. Meeting at the headquarters if the United Nations Educational, scientific and Cultural Organisation (U.N.S.S.C.O.), the ??? will have a chance to study more than 400 papers on the sun and the energy source it offers.

    The conference is divided into three main sections: Sun and Life, Sun and Energy and Sun and Habitat.

    Among the ideas are one from Franco for a Solar electric car, an Egyptian domestic cooker run off the suns rays and house in California which is airconditioned by the sun.

    Among the more immediately realisable projects are solar pumps, presently running in Mauritania, Upper Volta and Niger, where they are used to lift ??? from walls.

    AT a ??? conference before the session, Journalists were told that the sun was an almost limitless source of pollution free energy' Professor J.N. Duffie, Fresi??? of the International Solar energy Society said that in the long run power from the san could play a big part reducing man's dependence on fossil fuel sources.

    The conference is being jointly sponsored by the Unite ??? States, French and West German Governments.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA17LSICW7AX6R3D6MMZ5FKZ7F7
    Media URN:
    VLVA17LSICW7AX6R3D6MMZ5FKZ7F7
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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