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Trump or no trump, america's mayors and governors have a post-paris plan to save the climate “what this [withdrawal] is immediately doing is creating a galvanizing moment,” says seth schultz, director of research, measurement, and planning for c40, a global network of megacities committed to. Appropriate technology has been used to address issues in a wide range of fields well-known examples of appropriate technology applications include: bike - and hand-powered water pumps (and other self-powered equipment), the universal nut sheller, self-contained solar lamps and streetlights, and passive solar. While the energy and cost saving benefits are driving adoption boston, usa converted 40% of its streetlights in 2012, saving the tco takes into account all costs linked to new infrastructure, from initial investment (capex) to the operating costs (opex) such as maintenance, re-lamping, energy costs and disposal(1).