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Eco-engineers Dick Strawbridge and Jem Stansfield must make England's most remote youth hostel completely energy self-sufficient.

 

Dick and Jem must make England's most remote youth hostel completely energy self-sufficient.

With the only reliable energy source miles away, the pair must use only the natural resources found in the valley to help power this hostel.

Setting out with two very different game plans, Dick looks to generate energy from a local stream while Jem searches for enough wind power to create a high-powered wind turbine.

 

 

Producer: National Geographic

 

 

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