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Vancouver's green Olympic Village


Vancouver and Whistler in British Columbia, Canada will host the Winter Olympic Games in February.

One of the stated aims of the 2010 Games is to set new benchmarks for sustainability.

Bill Law visits the site of the Vancouver Olympic Village and asks the Manager of Development, Ian Smith, what they are doing to meet their high environmental standards.

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