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Ambientech SolarFold and SolarFan mobile solar charging systems

03/08/2010, Ambientech has a couple of mobile solar charging systems in the form of the SolarFold and SolarFan. As you can tell by the image above, the former will fold up like one of those heat-resistant visors for vehicles, while the latter can be rotated and kept...

Light Tree does the environment good

03/03/2010, The Light Tree concept you see here is not meant for Christmas time only, as you get solar cells covering most of the artificial tree in order to harness the power of the sun to juice up its ultra-bright LEDs at the base. All light will diffuse through...

Arkema solar-powered shower

02/22/2010, Arkema knows that there is nothing better than enjoying a nice, warm shower after a particularly hard day at the office, and they help you save money in the process. This solar-powered shower comes in a modern style with a curved tower, where you can...

Neon Green unveils Soular Power packs

02/10/2010, Neon Green has rolled out its range of Soular Power packs that are pretty much self-explanatory – they rely on the power of the sun to keep your connected devices within juiced up, although we don’t recommend you leaving this bag under the...

Pillow Degree Celsius misses out on the kitchen sink

02/03/2010, The Pillow Degree Celsius device seems to wear many hats, keeping you nice and warm during those cold winter nights thanks to its built-in heating element, the ability to soothe away the day’s woes with its massaging mechanism, further calming your...

Solar Powered DIY Bottle Boat

01/30/2010, Want to teach your child some DIY skills and science? Well, you could always get him this Solar Powered Bottle Boat. You’ll get instructions and the necessary parts to turn a boring soda bottle into 3 different types of boats, while giving your...

Solar Ear relies on sun to juice up

01/27/2010, With so many young people these days listening to their iPods at very loud levels, it won’t come as a surprise that many years from now, these same once-young people will have a diminished sense of hearing, which is why the market for hearing aids...

Solar cell recharging prepped for iPod and iPhone

01/21/2010, Apple has filed a patent application for a portable device in the line of an iPod or iPhone which will feature solar cells that can harness the power of the sun to keep it juiced up so that you can make that extra phone call to close the multi-million...

Solar Powered Eye Implants Are Coming

01/03/2010, One of the biggest problems faced by researchers who are working on eye implants is the source of power; after all, you’re not going to plug yourself into a wall socket for charging, are you? It seems some that folks over at Stanford might have come...

Iqua BHS-603 SUN solar-powered Bluetooth headset

12/28/2009, Iqua’s BHS-603 SUN solar-powered Bluetooth headset is pretty self-explanatory – you will be able to carry out all of your conversations hands-free, with its battery offering up to 9 hours of non-stop chatting with a 200 hour standby time. Of...

Solar powered cockroach

12/24/2009, They say that a cockroach is able to live off the glue on the back of a postage stamp for months on end, making these critters one of the most durable species on earth to survive a nuclear fallout. Well, couple their natural hardiness with the idea of...

Solar Powered Garden Insect Theatre

12/14/2009, We all know that bugs are strangely drawn to bright lights, and they can get in the way of life with them shedding wings and all, leaving you with more work the next morning. Well, instead of finding ways to turn them away, why not look to the Solar...

Solar-powered tank controlled by iPhone

12/07/2009, Your iPhone isn’t just a communications tool – it can also be used, in this instance, to control a solar-powered Arduino tank remotely. This Arduino tank is the result of Chris Rojas’ work, where he used the iPhone TouchOSC app, a...

Flexio solar powered radio

11/30/2009, Want a radio that will run perpetually without having you to worry about it running out of juice? The Flexio FM radio ought to fit the bill nicely, where it unfortunately comes with only one fixed FM channel. Well, at least it scores in the green...