Good job bringing this to light. People won't realise how huge the problem is and municipalities are woefully ill equipped to...
Agreed; mining can never be sustainable, but then how do you get the metals to make all the things you need in the course of...
Very good piece.
An award-winning vehicle designed
at London's South Bank University
by engineering graduate Paul
Chapp may provide an alternative
to conventional mopeds and motor-
cycles. The scooter's 12-volt battery
receives a charge from the solar
papel above the rear wheel, producing enough electricity on a
bright day to give it a travelling
range of over 10 km at 30 kin pet
hour. An electricity mains socket
allows a top-up charge on a cloudy
day or when parked in a garage. A
display panel indicates battery
reserves and the charging rate of the