venerdì 15 agosto 2008
domenica 27 gennaio 2008
The Bamboo Bike Project is a collaboration between Scientists and Engineers at The Earth Institute at Columbia University, and a bicycle builder at Calfee Design. The project aims to examine the feasibility of implementing cargo bikes made of bamboo as a sustainable form of transportation in Africa. The ultimate goals of the project are: To build a better bike for poor Africans in rural areas; and To stimulate a bicycle building industry in Africa to satisfy local needs.
Pubblicato da bambooworldnews a 00:34
venerdì 21 dicembre 2007
martedì 13 novembre 2007
A thematic study prepared in the framework of the FAO Global Forest Resources Assessment 2005.
authors: Maxim Lobovikov, Shyam Paudel, Marco Piazza, Hong Ren, Junqi Wu
Full document available here: http://www.fao.org/docrep/010/a1243e/a1243e00.htm
Pubblicato da bambooworldnews a 08:58