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Tue Feb 5, 2013, 07:34 PM

Solar lighting for the very poor

This is cool






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dcmfox Feb 2013 OP
silverweb Feb 2013 #1
Politicalboi Feb 2013 #2
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Response to dcmfox (Original post)

Tue Feb 5, 2013, 08:15 PM

1. And for nighttime lighting...

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Response to dcmfox (Original post)

Tue Feb 5, 2013, 10:18 PM

2. Great Idea

I guess a sparkletts bottle would be like a chandelier.

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Response to dcmfox (Original post)

Tue Feb 5, 2013, 10:30 PM

3. what a great low-tech solution. thanks for posting. K&R

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Response to dcmfox (Original post)

Tue Feb 5, 2013, 11:32 PM

4. The bottle light was developed by a woman at MIT, and a Harvard grad student made

it widely available thru his foundation. He gave a talk at the Kennedy School and had a shed built out on the courtyard to demonstrate how much light even one bottle provided.

Here is a link for donations if anyone wants to help 'spread the light'

http://aliteroflight.org/donate/

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