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Dragonfly helicopter runs on hydrogen

08/10/2010, We took a look at an electric-powered helicopter earlier this morning, and here’s one that runs on water – yes, can you believe it? The Dragonfly relies on hydrogen peroxide that has been diluted to around 50% to 70%, where it will then power...

Tulppaani wind power station lights up its surroundings as well

08/10/2010, Check out the Tulppaani wind power station – doesn’t it look like a tulip flower at first glance? That was the intention of Czech Republican designer Sergej Kuckir, where this conceptual wind turbine aims to represent a sculptural architecture...

Solar-powered yacht has hidden solar panels

08/09/2010, Solar power is in vogue these days, as it lends a certain air of respectability to the particular device or vehicle which is deemed to be green. Well, Novague Studio designers have come up with this conceptual environmentally friendly yacht which will run...

This Rolling Stone for sure gathers no moss

08/06/2010, When you mention a rolling stone, what comes to your mind first? The classic rock band, or the age old adage? Well, the Rolling Stone that we’re talking about today would be one that transports people around in style, simply because it is electric...

Instant Cartridge Printer does its bit for the environment

08/04/2010, Want to make sure your conscience is clean at the end of the day (as far as it is possible) when it comes to keeping the planet green? The Instant Cartridge Printer serves such a purpose, if only its concept can be turned into reality, of course. The idea...

NoVelo human-powered vehicle updates Flintstones age

07/29/2010, Remember the “car” that was found in Flintstones cartoons? Well, it has gotten a 21st century update in the form of the NoVelo, thanks to the efforts of Tim Turrini-Rochford, a student from the University of South Australia. This hybrid...

Empire State Building set to go green

07/29/2010, The Empire State Building has been quite the landmark in New York city for many decades already, and will continue to be for a long time to come, we believe. It seems that its owners, Malkin Holdings, will be turning it into an official green building...

Fortune Hanebrink all terrain bike runs on electric power

07/09/2010, Are you currently looking for a new “toy” now that you’re about to enter the fabled middle aged crisis segment in your life? Well, the Fortune Hanebrink all terrain bike might just be the big ticket item you’re looking for, where...

Whisky turned to watts at Scotch distillery

05/24/2010, The next time you get ready to take a swig of whisky, we hope that you will think about this post concerning the creation of renewable energy from whisky. An independently-owned Scottish distillery is currently working on an installation of a new biogas...

Green Samba electric water vehicle for the masses

05/19/2010, Silveira Group from Ohio has claimed that their all-electric personal watercraft known as the Green Samba could very well be the first commercially viable vehicle of its kind. Capable of touching a 65mph top speed, it does so sans a noisy diesel or petrol...

Japanese sunlight collection system to collect 50 kilowatts of juice

05/17/2010, Going green takes some effort, but the payback is well worth the price. On that note, some corporations have taken a larger responsibility in going green by reducing the number of plastic used, but others such as Japanese precision instrument maker Mitaka...