Father-son team plans Antarctic trek powered by renewable energy

LONDON – With solar panels tacked to their sledges and a biofuel made from wood chips to keep them warm, a British father and son duo will attempt to reach the South Pole relying solely on green energy.Seasoned explorer Robert Swan and his 23-year-old son Barney will begin their eight-week, 600-mile (960-km) expedition on Wednesday, … Continue reading Father-son team plans Antarctic trek powered by renewable energy