Wind parks powering the Turkish economy are also helping offset carbon emissions from air travel.
Environmental awareness in Taiwan is growing amid a mushrooming of green initiatives. The government is building new wind parks both on land and out at sea while a private project is re-cultivating rare plant species.
In Kyrgyzstan, there are plans to harness the power of the sun to provide hospitals with energy.
Faced with electricity shortages, Mongolia is increasingly turning to renewable sources of energy.