Yeah, and even that excellent idea has been screwed up by (what you could call) "politics". Sometimes I despair. In fact I do despair.

As always, it seems to me that the whole world is run by [censored]!

But about the batteries ... a) There's plenty of sunshine "out there" ... and, b) They (that is, the so-called "100 dollar laptops") have a "wind-up" feature (a bit like this forum, then)! smile

If you don't inspect ... don't expect.