Paris marathon to harvest runner’s energy

Being an environmentally conscious runner, I was intrigued by this story in the press recently. Although the runners’ feet will only generate enough energy to keep a light globe alight for about 5 hours, it is a pretty neat prospect.

energy generation tiles

source: pavegen systems

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2 Responses to Paris marathon to harvest runners’ energy

  1. Greg says:

    This is along the same lines as the Futuride which I took part in this year in Melbourne to set a world record with Cadel Evans.

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