Reading: BBC News – Alfredo Moser: Bottle light inventor proud to be poor

This showed up on Facebook and Twitter. Such a heart warming story and Alfredo sounds like a lovely, lovely man. If you need a little bit of your faith in humanity restored, check it out!

Alfredo Moser’s invention is lighting up the world. In 2002, the Brazilian mechanic had a light-bulb moment and came up with a way of illuminating his house during the day without electricity – using nothing more than plastic bottles filled with water and a tiny bit of bleach.

In the last two years his innovation has spread throughout the world. It is expected to be in one million homes by early next year.

via BBC News – Alfredo Moser: Bottle light inventor proud to be poor.