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Eco-photos of the week: May 10-16

By: Devereaux Bell on Oct. 16, 2009, 11:21 p.m.
A Van Gansewinkel  electric garbage truck

Photo: ZUMA

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Harnessing garbage

Garbage company Van Gansewinkel has introduced the first electric garbage truck, in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. The new truck converts the garbage it collects into an energy source for the truck itself.