Top 10 Green Trends of 2010

10 trends we love (and 10 that have seen their day).

| July/August 2010

  • The 100 percent electric Nissan Leaf fully charges at a home station for about $2.75. Installing a home charging station costs an average of $2,200.
    Photo Courtesy Nissan
  • A solar oven consists of a box for food and a glass cover to admit and trap heat inside the container.
    Stock Photo
  • Public Bikes' European-inspired unisex bikes come in four colors and range from $650 to $1,200.
    Photo Courtesy Public Bikes

Out

In

Chevy Volt

Nissan Leaf

Charcoal grills

Solar ovens

CFLs

LEDs

Wire tapping

Energy monitoring

Boycotts

Carrotmob

Shopping malls

Shopping local

Dumpster diving

Dumpster swimming pools

Fine imported wines

Organic local wines

German sports cars

Dutch bicylces

Earthship housing

Shipping container housing





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