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It's not a new idea or the first time its been done but the Gap Filler initiative from Christchurch, New Zealand, combined a natural disaster induced empty lot with community interests, renewable energy and FUN resulting in a bike-powered outdoor mov

It's not a new idea or the first time its been done but the Gap Filler initiative from Christchurch, New Zealand, combined a natural disaster induced empty lot with community interests, renewable energy and FUN resulting in a bike-powered outdoor mov

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We need more innovative ways to motivate individuals. We also need to address marketing-related issues to facilitate community-wide transition to renewable energy. There is a powerful marketing machine at work through various think-tanks sponsored by

We need more innovative ways to motivate individuals. We also need to address marketing-related issues to facilitate community-wide transition to renewable energy. There is a powerful marketing machine at work through various think-tanks sponsored by

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Electricity gathered from the weight of traffic on a crystalline surface. These were proposed for Israel and California but I can't find any working data.  Supposedly 1Mw per kilometer, but that seems optimistic. Even so, worth harvesting.  Maybe eve

Electricity gathered from the weight of traffic on a crystalline surface. These were proposed for Israel and California but I can't find any working data. Supposedly 1Mw per kilometer, but that seems optimistic. Even so, worth harvesting. Maybe eve

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I read a great book about 2 months ago: This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein. Apart from creating a strong sense of urgency this book offers many tried and tested strategies that can create very dramatic results, especially if adopted widely. The a

I read a great book about 2 months ago: This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein. Apart from creating a strong sense of urgency this book offers many tried and tested strategies that can create very dramatic results, especially if adopted widely. The a

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Tommy Hilfiger recently started selling solar panel jackets that charge mobile devices on the go. (http://usa.tommy.com/shop/en/thb2cus/7655931) While the jacket is quite costly at $599, I find the idea intriguing. Giant solar farms and solar panels

Tommy Hilfiger recently started selling solar panel jackets that charge mobile devices on the go. (http://usa.tommy.com/shop/en/thb2cus/7655931) While the jacket is quite costly at $599, I find the idea intriguing. Giant solar farms and solar panels

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Rather than proposing a specific means to lead to a rapid transition to renewable energy, I will share a personal story, which I hope will offer encouragement to this cause by exemplifying that getting people to make a small change in their life can

Rather than proposing a specific means to lead to a rapid transition to renewable energy, I will share a personal story, which I hope will offer encouragement to this cause by exemplifying that getting people to make a small change in their life can

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