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Hypermilling concept car does 1325 mpg on diesel

06/26/2011, The world runs on black gold – there is no denying it. Once the price of oil skyrockets, inflation will hit countries hard, no matter how prosperous you are. In fact, steadily rising gas prices have already caused many of us to learn how to make the...

Tang wind-powered catamaran

10/04/2010, Who says that going hybrid is meant for vehicles on the road only? How about those that traverse the seven seas? We’re looking at this wind-powered catamaran known as Tang, where its lithium-ion battery will be juiced by wind as auxiliary power...

Wave and Solar Energy Generator loves lounging in the sea

09/17/2010, The Wave and Solar Energy Generator, or WSG for short, was developed by a bunch of Korean designers and is meant to lounge around in ocean tides, and the more sunshine the better. Basically, you can pretty much tell what the Wave and Solar Energy...

Gira lamp aims to help conserve energy

09/14/2010, Since everyone is going green these days, it makes perfect sense if more and more home appliances are lined up in a similar manner. Designer David Estupinan wants to promote responsible consumption habits by delivering the energy efficient lamp known as...

LG HBM-810 Bluetooth headset loves sunbathing

09/13/2010, Exposing electronics to direct sunlight might not be what the manufacturer ordered, but sometimes there are exceptions to the rule. Case in point, the LG HBM-810 Bluetooth headset that features a solar-powered charging cradle. While the headset itself was...

Magic Bulb LED bulb can be recharged

09/06/2010, Now here’s something worth looking into – a lightbulb that can be recharged. Currently on parade at IFA 2010, Magic Bulb from China has come up with an LED bulb which sips a mere 4 watts of power while delivering the equivalent amount of light...

Iseami House is self-sufficient where water and energy are concerned

08/11/2010, Going green is the in-thing, and has been so for quite some time already. These days, plenty of new devices and designs which come out tend to be pleasant aesthetically as well as being eco-friendly. Robles Arquitectos is an architect who came up with the...

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...