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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 Breeze Unveils Its Next-generation Pool Cleaner Robot

08/05/2010, Nobody likes to clean swimming pools, and if you’re lucky enough to have one in your own back yard, you’ll probably want to keep it clean. Instead of shelling out money for hired help, you could always check out the latest robotic solar pool...

Hama Zero Eco-friendly Solar Bike Fujin

08/04/2010, The Japanese company Hama Zero has come up with the Solar Bike Fujin, which is a simple looking electric bike that is equipped with a solar panel placed in a box at the back of the bike to keep it juiced. The bike itself is powered by a lithium-ion...

Solar Powered Wireless Webcam

07/30/2010, Iain Barclay has come up with the Solar Powered Wireless Webcam which he dubs the FieldCam. After all, this is one webcam which relies on the power of the sun to function, and not only that, it works fine sans wires. Using a handful of off-the-shelf...

WWF Solar Boat features photovoltaic panels on its roof.

07/27/2010, The WWF Solar Boat is certainly a new breed of vehicles in their quest to save wildlife, where there will be an eco-tour conducted along the Mediterranean coastline for the next three summers. This 46-foot solar boat will drop by Marine Protected Areas...

Concept: Solar-powered Dual Pod Transport

07/26/2010, When folks talk about solar vehicles, it’s easy to imagine some dinky little bicycle that has a few solar panels crammed here and there, but this Dual Pod Transport concept design looks anything but meek. It’s powered by an electric motor, and...

Apple-Shaped Solar Charger With Leaf-shaped Solar Panels

07/26/2010, We’ve previously seen a leaf-shaped solar panel, one that doesn’t look so out of place when installed into our garden, and to take the concept one step further, the company has followed up the idea by coming up with the world’s first...

FlowCut Solar Lawnmower Concept Aims To Pamper Us

07/21/2010, Many folks think that mowing the lawn is a chore, but what if you could have a solar-powered lawn mower that will go about cutting the grass for you? If the flowCut solarmower concept ever becomes a reality, you’ll know that you’ve got your...

Solar Grid Concept Gathers Solar Energy While Looking Good

07/14/2010, Solar panels aren’t exactly the prettiest looking things around, but when solar technology is designed in the Solar Grid concept which can include two different flexible solar panel “leafs”, which will then be connected to the electric...

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,...

SoloPower offers flexible solar panels on rooftops

07/12/2010, SoloPower knows that solar power is the future, and have introduced flexible solar panels for use on commercial rooftops. The panels are made out of thin-film solar cells from a combination of copper, indium, gallium, and selenium (CIGS), which will...

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...

Solar Plane Completes Its 24-hour Flight

07/08/2010, It’s a small step forward for the solar plane, dubbed the Solar Impulse, and a rather large step forward for solar aviation. The experimental solar-powered plane has just completed its first 24-hour test flight, confirming that it is capable of...