We visit a company in Cologne that converts the airline trolleys used by cabin crew to distribute food and drinks to the passengers. The trolleys are turned into fashionable items of furniture.
Germany is studying the possibility of powering freight trucks with overhead electric cables similar to those that trolleybuses use. A field test is underway in the region of Brandenburg.
The leftist mayor of the small town of Marinaleda has sidestepped capitalism with his unusual economic model. Spain’s crisis may be biting, but in this town the jobless have an alternative.
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