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Solar Powered Mototaxi Aims To Reduce Pollution

06/27/2010, A professor at the University of San Marcos has created a solar panel fitted on a “mototaxi”, designed for the streets of Lima in Peru. These zero-emission mototaxis are able to run on pedal-power, or via a battery that is attached to the...

Solafrica Brings Solar Soccer To Africa

06/16/2010, Despite the fact that the current World Cup is being held in South Africa, there are a great many folks over there who won’t be able to catch the matches, due to the inability to purchase a ticket or maybe even the lack of electricity. A non-profit...

Sony Ericsson’s Eco-friendly Cedar Cell Phone Announced

06/16/2010, Folks who are looking for a cell phone with some green credentials will want to take note that Sony Ericsson has announced the Cedar, its eco-friendly candybar phone that’s part of its GreenHeart series. The phone is made out of recycled plastic,...

LG F-Q232LASS Solar Hybrid Air Conditioner

06/16/2010, LG has announced Korea’s first eco-friendly residential hybrid air conditioner, the F-Q232LASS. This device doesn’t solely rely on your electrical outlet to get its juice, rather it’s partially powered by solar energy gathered through...

Solar Windows Generate Electricity

06/09/2010, When someone mentions solar technology, do you automatically think about ugly black solar panels? This solar window doesn’t look anything like that, as its foggy-looking panel is able to deliver some electrical juice, depending on the amount of...

4Home And Marvell Offer Plug Computer Energy Management

06/09/2010, Want to be able to monitor the energy consumption in your home, but don’t have any idea where to start? The 2GHz Plug Computer, a product of a partnership between Marvell and 4Home, should help you do just that. The device is essentially a mini...

Concept: Solar Panel Bag For The iPad

06/04/2010, Are you using up the iPad’s battery life while you’re on the road? If you can’t find a power plug to keep the device charged, you might be interested in this concept solar panel bag for your iPad. At a glance, it’ll pretty much...

Nokia Bicycle Charger Kit Coming Later This Year

06/04/2010, Nokia seems to be on an eco-kick recently, and now the mobile phone giant is busying itself on a Bicycle Charger Kit that will function similar to that of a dynamo, charging your mobile phone as you cycle from point A to point B. While city folk may not...

Nokia Unveils Its Eco Profiles Green Initiative

06/02/2010, Manufacturers are increasingly trying to go green nowadays, and that’s good news for environmentalists. Nokia has announced its latest green initiative with its new Eco Profiles. This means that from now on, every new device will sport an Eco...

Spin-to-charge Eco-friendly EC509 Green Core Phone Concept

05/24/2010, Concept phones are always interesting to check out, and this concept Nokia phone designed by British designer Matteo Trisolini has a rather interesting design. Dubbed the EC509 Green Core, it’s an eco-friendly cell phone that is wrapped in a carton...