developing countries

Financial Crisis to Play Big Role in “Green Growth”

October 15, 2008 / No Comments

According to Yvo De Boer - Head of the UN based Climate Change Secretariat - the global financial crisis is going to speed up the efforts being made by many countries to cut down on global warming, a process that is slowly leading us to destruction. He elaborated that, instead of side lining the issue of global warming because of the ...

Do-it-yourself Wind Turbine Made from Scrap

September 5, 2008 / No Comments

This story reminds me of the Chinese dude who was able to make a solar water heater for his mother-in-law out of beer bottles. A fellow in London spent all of his $37 to make a wind turbine. He used: a bike frame and bearings, a Vespa magneto a Ford Fiesta battery all found in a dumpster or in the skips if you are ...