#31: The 'Solar Punks': Bringing power to the people - Squirrel News

#31: The ‘Solar Punks’: Bringing power to the people

Dan Edelstyn and Hilary Powel of the Power Station project seen here duringn their 28 days living on the family house in London, 25th November 2022. Commisioned by Dan Edelstyn.

What can citizens do to contribute to halt global warming? Dan Edelstyn and Hilary Powell set out their plan to turn their London street into a community solar power station. In this episode, Dan tells us why they use art and filmmaking to promote their project, how they crowdfunded the necessary money and how the couple is inspiring more and more neighbourhoods and public institutions to follow their model.

Hosts: Ed Crasnick, Jonathan Widder. Editing: Nicolas Antochewicz

Photo: Peter Searle