Solar car shines on global trip

A solar-powered car has driven all the way around the globe without using a single drop of fuel, except when it had to make sea crossings on board ships.

Louis Palmer finished his journey at the UN climate change conference in Poznan in Poland, after 17 months on the move.

He says he hopes the car will raise awareness about the dangers to the environment.

Watch the BBC video here

A bit different to the solar powered car in Cornwall last year. See here

Small Green village award Cornwall

A SMALL Cornish parish could be singled out as the “greenest” community in the Duchy and a model for what can be achieved nationwide.

St Endellion, near Wadebridge, is among five communities out of an initial 100 shortlisted, for its pioneering work in conservation and reducing carbon emissions.

See here

St Endellion is know for the mineral Endellione/ Endellionite or Bournomite

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Long lasting green surf boards

Development of composite materials from sustainable sources.

“It is essential, for the future of not just the UK economy but for the whole of mankind, that sustainable eco-friendly manufacturing methods are developed.”

“Eat my Board! The edible Surfboard is a step closer. World first for Cornwall ! “

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Eco friendly sustainable composite materials