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Cooking the eco-friendly way

Thursday, April 9th, 2009

Some truly innovative ideas are born out of necessity, in this case however they come from a contest for green ideas. First prize went to the Kyoto Box, a solar cooker made from two cardboard boxes lined with reflective foil and black paint that can reach temperature of at least 80°C.

Not only is this solar cooker easily made, it eliminates the need for cutting and gathering wood in many places on earth where trees are a rarity. Take the time to read the article. It is fascinating.