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NCAT gives help, gets criticism


The National Center for Appropriate Technology in Butte, Mont., is pushing projects that don't seem controversial -- solar heaters, wood stoves, windmills, greenhouses, and compost heaps. But after only a year in operation, NCAT is being criticized by other public interest groups, utilities, and the federal government. Download entire issue to view this article: http://www.hcn.org/issues/10.12/download-entire-issue