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Seiko Hybrid Solar Watches Come With Exposed PV Cells

04/21/2010, Seiko doesn’t seem to be scared to try about different technologies on watches, and the company has previously offered watches with concealed photovoltaic (PV) cells by stacking colored resin plates, but this time it has decided to use transparent...

ZEV7000 Electric Scooter Is Capable Of 113kph

04/20/2010, Electric scooters might not be the norm just yet, but they’re certainly making a case for mainstream adoption, and American manufacturer ZEV is doing its part to help the process along with its ZEV7000 electric scooter. This scooter’s claim to...

Lenovo Announces New Environmentally Friendly ThinkPads

04/19/2010, Looks like we were right when suggesting that Lenovo was gearing up the release a couple of environmentally friendly ThinkPad notebooks. Sure, the company released them two days before Earth Day 2010 which we originally predicted, but earlier is better...

Danish Hotel Lets You Pedal For A Free Meal

04/19/2010, Do you always use the gym in the hotel you’re staying at to keep fit? The Crowne Plaza Hotel in Copenhagen is trying to offer you more incentive to exercise, as the hotel has hooked up a few exercise bikes to a generator. Guests who are interested...

Disko SU 1 Self-powered Outdoor Surround Sound Speaker

04/18/2010, The Disko SU 1 by DeepDesign is an eco-friendly speaker that can offer you surround sound whilst you’re relaxing in your garden. Being powered by the solar panel on the top of the unit, you won’t have to worry about dragging a power cord along...

Iboo Concept Car Charger Helps You Conserve Energy

04/16/2010, Some folks believe that charging your devices via your car’s lighter socket will waste a good deal of energy, and a Brazilian design studio, Baita Design, has come up with a concept device called “iboo” that helps address the situation....

Eco Friendly LG Leaf Concept Phone

04/14/2010, Designer Terrillo Walls has come up with a rather interesting concept phone design for LG, dubbed the “Leaf”. If the name didn’t give it away, the concept seems to focus more on being eco-friendly and it integrates solar panels into the...

Solar Plant Pots Make You Look Like You Have A Green Thumb

04/14/2010, While not all of us want to plant radishes, there’s nothing wrong with brightening up your garden a little bit every now and then. This solar powered lawn lamp is able to hold your plant, and also collect solar power during the day, in order to glow...

YeZ Concept Car Captures CO2 And Releases Oxygen

04/12/2010, More often than not, the vehicles that we drive aren’t very environmentally friendly, but a concept vehicle, YeZ, designed by the joint venture of SAIC and GM looks rather promising, as it’ll feature solar panels on its roof, and wind turbines...

Fujitsu Energy Monitoring Power Strip

04/06/2010, Fujitsu has come up with a rather useful power strip that should be well received my folks who are conscious about electricity usage. What this power strip does is it measures the electrical energy used in each outlet in real time, in order to help figure...

Embryo Solar And Wind Powered Street Lamps

04/06/2010, If you think solar power might not be enough to power a street lamp, why not add in a wind turbine, then it’ll also collect the wasted energy of all the wind blowing about. That’s what this Embryo street lamp designed by Harsha Vardhan does,...

Humdinger Wind Energy’s microBelt Turbine

04/01/2010, Trying to generate energy from wind in a small device is never going to be easy as it’s rather difficult to get enough wind flowing through a small device to generate significant power. Now it seems that a company called Humdinger Wind Energy LLC...

Energy Lock Concept Design

03/31/2010, The Energy Lock looks like a rather interesting design that could replace our current power sockets. Instead of having to buy a timer or a socket with a dedicated on/off switch, the Energy Lock allows you to have the features of either. To turn the socket...

FedEx Introduces All Electric Trucks For Delivery

03/30/2010, Next in line to jump on the green bandwagon is FedEx, as the delivery company has rolled out its first all-electric FedEx delivery trucks in the U.S. With that in place, FedEx will begin to send its first four electric vans out on the roads of Los...