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World Tourism Day Promotes Energy Awareness With Photo Contest
If the United Nations has its way that will be a future in which the world's entire population has access to modern, efficient and affordable energy services. To raise awareness, the UN hosted a photo contest looking for pictures that captured new ideas to increase energy efficiency, the use of renewable energy and photos showing how tourism is bringing modern and clean energy to local communities.
As much of an impact as the global tourism industry has on the environment, those visiting destinations around the world can have a huge impact by focusing on being eco-friendly travelers, as we see in this video:
Photos courtesy UNWTO World Tourism Organization