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Solar Sanctuary concept for public use

09/07/2010, British designer Alexander Williams decided to do his bit in greening the earth with the Solar Sanctuary concept – a sustainable installation that will see action in public spaces, delivering a universal communicative solution in the form of a...

Urban Wheels is green Segway of the future

08/26/2010, The Segway personal transporter makes life a whole lot more convenient for those who hate walking (or require assistance), but it is still electric powered – which means you will need to juice it up at a nearby power outlet whenever its batteries...

Solar-powered toothbrush saves money on toothpaste

08/20/2010, If you don’t want your dentist to fill up cavities in your mouth while opening new ones in your bank account, then might we suggest you do your bit and make sure you brush your teeth at least twice a day? Regardless of whether you’re using an...

San Diego schools go solar

08/10/2010, The San Diego Unified School District Board of Education recently approved a contract with Amsolar, where they agreed to build and operate 5.2 megawatts worth of solar panels on its properties. Amsolar is a specialist when it comes to solar projects,...

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...

Solar-powered Wunda Weeder cuts greens with green power

07/13/2010, The Wunda Weeder is a great invention, where Aussies Brendan Corry and Peter Sargent came up with a solar-powered machine which features an adjustable headrest that is suspended just above the crops they’re tending to. This is fully adjustable,...

Daylight acts as renewable energy for public lamp

07/12/2010, Lamps in public places are something that local municipal councils should look after, and the utility bills could add up to a pretty amount each month. For those who are rather forward-looking and hope to make the world a greener place while they’re...

Marvin the Martian solar-powered catamaran

07/08/2010, Solar power is free, although the implementation of it could very well be too expensive for most. Marvin the Martian here does not refer to a cartoon character, but instead is the name for an eco-friendly solar-powered boat. This 50′ solar-powered...

Greendix delivers Solar Football

06/24/2010, Football fever (that’s soccer to us folks living Stateside) has taken over numerous continents for the better part of two weeks now, and Greendix of Taiwan aims to ride on the wave with the Solar Football. This idea is made possible thanks to a new...

Fab Lab House – easy on the planet, hard on your eyes

06/21/2010, Check out the Fab Lab house that is on display at Mexico, where it can be built from scratch in a mere 15 days while offering enough room to house a family of four. What makes this 75-square meter hours special is its odd paraboloid shape that will take...

Electree solar charger enters production

06/01/2010, The Electree was once a concept by Vivien Muller a couple of years ago, and the device has now evolved into an actual unit – thanks to a small family-run company taking up the task of manufacturing it. Gotta love the wordplay on the name, as its...

Aeolus phone concept is wind and solar powered

05/27/2010, We’ve seen solar-powered phones in the past before, but this time round we have a concept that would certainly be a hoot to check out if it were to be released. We’re talking about the Aeolus Phone concept by industrial designer Cyrene...