Outdoor adventure and tree hugging: two great tastes that go great together. From the author of "Greasy Rider: Two Dudes, One Fast Food Fueled Car, and a Cross-Country Search for a Greener Future."
Tuesday, September 23, 2008
The Sunny Awakening: Baghdad's solar-powered street lights
From an NPR piece yesterday: Sick of getting only one hour of electricity for every seven hours without, a highway official in Baghdad has begun powering street lights with solar panels atop them. The plan is expected to expand to other cities across Iraq.