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Cri-Cri solar-powered plane

09/14/2010, We don’t know about you, but to stake our lives in the air a few thousand feet from the ground on a plane that runs off solar power isn’t exactly our idea of being a daredevil. For those who think otherwise, the Cri-Cri might be just the...

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...

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...

Electric bike doubles up as trolley case

09/07/2010, Now here’s an idea – an electric bicycle that can be transformed into a trolley case whenever you go shopping. Thanks to Belgian designer Natacha Lesty, this unique electric bike helps you cut down on your carbon footprint while functioning as...

Hankuk Relay Unveils Wind-powered Lights And Solar Light Tracer

09/07/2010, A Korean company, Hankuk Relay, has showcased some interesting technology at ENTECH 2010, namely the company’s new wind lightings and a solar light tracer system. The wind lightings include a range of wind turbines that will respond to the lightest...

Sol Watch Solar-powered Watch

09/07/2010, Solar-powered watches aren’t a technological breakthrough as we’ve seen similar products before, but the Sol Watch hides its solar cell cleverly in the watch strap, as opposed to the watch face like most solar watches out there. The tiny solar...

Concept: Solar-powered Traffic Lights

09/06/2010, We’ve seen concept solar-powered traffic lights before, and here is another variant, conceptualized by a Chilean designer. This traffic light aims to take over the traffic control duties and uses an LED display that is capable of displaying...

Scania Motion concept truck runs on renewable energy

08/26/2010, What makes this Scania Motion concept truck special (apart from its targeted 2012 release date) would be its ability to be at home even under extreme climatic conditions, all the while delivering a safe space for the driver to be in. This will be 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...