Have a Siesta with Pure’s new green DAB

Now that Live Earth is over and all those celebs have gone back to the comfort of their million dollar mansions and gas-guzzling SUVs safe in the know

Now that Live Earth is over and all those celebs have gone back to the comfort of their million dollar mansions and gas-guzzling SUVs safe in the knowledge that they’ve done their bit to save the planet, the rest of us need to help keep those ice caps cool.Demon of DAB radio delights, Pure, has come up with the Siesta (pictured) a hemp-loving, tree-hugging, clock radio that’ll fight for the environment direct from your bedside.With standby power consumption of less than 1W and a running usage of just 2W, it’s a member of Pure’s EcoPlus range, designed to keep planet punishing to a minimum. Packaging is made from at least 70 per cent recycled material and all documents are printed on recycled paper.Aside from the normal velvety sounds of digital radio, it’ll also pack an FM receiver and auto-dimming display. Want to know the best bit? The wee box of green gadgetry is yours for just 50 notes.Essentials Pure Siesta Price: £50 On sale: Now Contact: Pure Related stories: STUFF ESSENTIALS – Portable DAB radiosTree-hugging Dell goes green Go green with FreeLoading charger