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Pluggage Concept Charges Gizmos When Pulled

07/22/2009, ITP student Ohad Folman must’ve gotten fed up of reaching his destination with a dead battery on his cellphone, hence causing him to work overtime to create the Pluggage concept – this piece of carry-on luggage is equipped with a built-in...

Schweeb Makes Room For Human Hamsters

07/22/2009, Talk about going green at a future amusement park – the Schweeb makes room for a fun racing experience in Kiwi-land. This system comprises of enclosed pedal pods that take up half the required energy of a racing bike, and could probably replace...

Solar Powered Travel Bag

07/21/2009, Doing plenty of traveling this summer? Then the Solar Powered Travel Bag ought to be under your shopping radar – after all, it comes with a small solar panel which ought to store some much needed juice when you require, although we weep at the...

Solar Flowers Need No Fertilizer

07/20/2009, Toyota goes on the offensive where being green is concerned, planting huge 18-feet Solar Flowers all over major cities in the US. This will be part of their Prius marketing campaign, and we have no idea whether these huge non-biological flowers will ever...

Polaris Breeze Goes Green

07/20/2009, Polaris recently announced its first neighborhood electric vehicle – the Breeze, where it will target both golfers and individuals living in master planned communities. Needless to say, we think it will sell more among the former group compared to...

Solar Powered Marin County Fair

07/09/2009, Talk about going green at a fair – the Marin County Fair will be solar powered thanks to to huge photovoltaic arrays which provide up to 40% of the fairgrounds’ annual power usage. If you’re curious to check out the fair’s solar...

TV TrickleSaver Reduces Power Bills

07/09/2009, How does the TV TrickleSaver help you save on your monthly power bill? The answer is simple, really, as it will automatically turn on or off all peripheral devices whenever you shut off your TV – making sure that the vampiric standby mode of your TV...

ATREEM Project

07/07/2009, Check out Nitipak Samsen’s ATREEM project – short for Automated Tree-Rental for Emission Encaging Machine that is actually a meter strapped to a tree, where it is able to measure its girth and determine just how much it offsets carbon...

Enertia Electric Bike Now Available

07/06/2009, Want to get around town in the greenest manner possible? Check out the Enertia electric urban commuter bike that is priced at a dozen Gs. What will $12,000 get you? 18 horsepower Top speed of 55 mph 3-hour charge time 45-mile range This is one of the more...

ZigBee Green Power

06/30/2009, ZigBee Alliance has started work on its ZigBee Green Power feature set which enables the development of self-powered, energy-harvesting electronics devices. The ZigBee Alliance consists of 300 members from all over the world, and this new technology...

AIRPod Drives Pretty Well

06/29/2009, The AIRPod might look like some sort of concept, but it is an actual working electric car which drives like an amusement part ride, getting you from point A to point B without straining our environment with more greenhosue gases. The AIRPod will rely on...

Solar-Powered Android Phone

06/17/2009, Android phones are still few and far in between when it comes to the smartphone market, but here we are with ZTE of China announcing that they are working on a solar-powered Android handset. This new model will be launched in Q2 2010, and chances are ZTE...

Solar Impulse Project

06/17/2009, The Solar Impulse Project, the first 100% solar-powered aircraft looks set to take off later this month on the 26th. This model will rely fully on the power of the sun, and has been dubbed the HB-SIA, featuring a superior wingspan of 61 meters and covered...

Sun Bed Concept

06/17/2009, Check out this super advanced sun bed that ought to be reality to meet the demands of summer. Currently on parade at the “Beach&Pool 2008/09? design competition, this S3 hi-tech lounger will come in three relaxing positions that can be molded...