The Himalayan Institute in partnership with the Tibetan Government-in-exile brought Energy Farming to the Tibetan refugee settlements, promoting sustainable agriculture and green energy. After a successful three-year establishment period from 2009 to 2012, these efforts have taken root, and is now fully managed by the local Tibetan settlements.
Large-scale biofuel tree plantation to create jobs and sustain a culture.
The collaboration between the Himalayan Institute and the Tibetan Government-in-exile.
Learn about the tree behind the Energy Farming project.
The first Pongamia demonstration project at the Tibetan Settlements.
Energy Farming medicinal garden and biofuel cultivation.
A tree plantation in collaboration with the Tashi Lhunpo monks.
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