The Global Warming Bicycle

(Sunday, July 27, 2008)

Coal Delivery, originally uploaded by Life in Nanning.

The city of Nanning, like much of China, still relies on bicycles to make everyday deliveries. Trailers carrying hundreds of pounds of cargo are not uncommon, and this one carries a load of irony as well: it's a coal delivery bike, carting around jumbo hockey pucks of the black stuff to households for use in everyday cooking.

So here it is: the least green bicycle in the world.

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