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Diplomatic Food Waste Power Plant (A Concept Project For United Nations)

As individually it is difficult, I suggest U.N to create a global platform. (Food waste can be used as energy by fermentation & Composting)

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Composting or green energy is not an innovation as this technology is being used from a long time. The only problem is that how to utilize most of food waste into clean energy and compost, it is very difficult for individual or even a community to run a small composting plant.
My Idea is that U.N should make a large global Diplomatic Food Waste Power Plant, so all the poor countries and developed countries could purchase cheap electricity and compost for agriculture by selling large amount of country waste. This idea can bring a serious change in our planet.

What early, lightweight experiment might you try out in your own community to find out if the idea will meet your expectations?

From many years we are suggesting people to adopt composting units but still it is of no use as they prefer to waste food instead of utilizing it in ground reality.

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I am a master's degree student of Horticulture from University of Agriculture of Faisalabad. I also have experience in compost making and getting energy from food waste gas without burning the it.

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This idea is one that has been discussed before many times in different communities. It’s not that it’s a bad idea but, the probability of action taking place is slim to none. Anything that is to be taken to the international stage with no smaller scale working model presents a major flaw. That being no evidence to support the idea.
Most projects that manage to successfully get off the ground, start from a small scale working system like a local community. The project then expands until the system is large enough to grab the proper attention at the state, national or international level. Even if this idea was to reach the national or international level, arguments would need to be fought over numerous things.
Summits would need to be held to discuss every little thing about this idea for it to work. Everything from construction, logistics, cost, and effectiveness will be debated. Every country will feel differently because of varied living styles and of their overall potential contribution to the project. All of these factor into an answer from the UN that is so conflicting it is impossible to just have it done.
My overall thought behind this, it’s a good idea but it has many holes just from looking at this post. Start small in a local community, if it grows expand into other communities and so on and so forth.