The sun-powered plane, The Solar Impulse, glides over the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco during a successful test flight. It could open up a new era of flight if fossil fuel consumption by conventional aircraft were radically curtailed.
The sun-powered plane, The Solar Impulse, glides over the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco during a successful test flight. It could open up a new era of flight if fossil fuel consumption by conventional aircraft were radically curtailed. File photo The Associated Press
The sun-powered plane, The Solar Impulse, glides over the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco during a successful test flight. It could open up a new era of flight if fossil fuel consumption by conventional aircraft were radically curtailed. File photo The Associated Press

Lewis Diuguid: Personal carbon counters needed to curb global fossil fuel consumption

December 01, 2015 12:49 PM