Try durable re-usable “Light-Toys” and re-chargeable batteries Instead of cheap disposable blinky lights and glow sticks. Check out cool blinky bling bling like this: http://powerflare.com/. You’ll see me sporting one of these in BRC this year. Search the web on your engine of choice for more ideas and pass them along. – Blue
Tom Price is the former Executive Director of Black Rock Solar. Prior to that he was the Environmental Manager for Burning Man during the Green Man theme, and was in the Gulf Coast for six months during the genesis of Burners Without Borders. He's been attending Burning Man since 1997, and he's proud to say that his decade plus streak of breaking down from sun stroke on the playa on day three remains intact.