Trash Plus Street Lamps Equals Light!
Streetlights powered by trash? Why not? Take the trash we throw in bins on the sidewalk, attach them to streetlights, and turn the bins into composters that can supply methane byproducts to power the lamps. An added bonus? Compost to use in street plantings. Haneum Lee designed these “Gaon Street Lights.” It is not currently known how effective these products will be, but they are headed in the right direction. Read more.