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Sun Dial solar building

12/15/2009, China has achieved another world’s first with the largest solar-powered office building in the world. It comes with a fan-like roof which resembles an ancient sun dial, boasting exhibition centers, research facilities, meeting and convention spaces...

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 Street Light Kit

12/14/2009, There is just this amazing thing about solar power that gets us all excited, and the latest would be the Solar Street Light kit. This DIY kit will allow you to recycle and reuse well-worn sneakers as well as running shoes, turning them into a lighted up...

Sanyo Solar Electric Vehicle

12/08/2009, Sanyo let out word that they will parade their Solar Electric Vehicle (EV) at the upcoming Eco Products 2009 International Exhibition in Tokyo, where this solar EV will be powered not by Eneloops, but Sanyo’s very own Solar Panels and Lithium Ion...

Solar Powered Mango Lights

12/08/2009, Would you want your porch to be decorated with solar-powered lamps that look like mangoes? That’s what Carlos Cepeda Danes is thinking, and he’s come up with the design for these solar-powered lanterns that look like mangoes. It will sport...

Oregon Scientific weather stations are solar powered

11/30/2009, Oregon Scientific has long released weather stations with built-in alarm clocks to the masses, but their latest release has a heart for the environment by being solar-powered. Boasting a detachable solar panel which will help juice up its internal battery...

SolarVoice i908 Bluetooth headset review

11/17/2009, Bluetooth headsets is something you either love or loathe, and I believe that there is no real middle ground here. After all, you don’t see people carrying a Bluetooth headset around but not using it, do you? While the higher end ones like the Aliph...

i.Tech SolarCharger 906 review

11/17/2009, Green technology has long been hailed to be the next big thing, and in a recent edition of the TIME magazine, it has singled out how California has been a hotbed for new and emerging technologies for a long time now, with green being the main theme way...

Solar bags rely on G24 DSSC solar technology

11/09/2009, Check out the new range of solar bags from Mascotte Industrial Associates of Hong Kong, where it will rely on DSSC (Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells) technology to make sure that your bag is able to store converted solar power in its internal battery so that...

Sun Drive keychain is unique

11/09/2009, The Sun Drive keychain is very different from most other keychains since this model sports a USB solar charger that allows you to juice up a range of USB-powered devices on-the-go. Even though it is small in size, it is still able to offer up to 35 hours...

Smart Cover goes green

11/09/2009, So you own an iPhone, and want to make sure it remains in pristine condition most of the time through everyday travels. What do you do then? Get the Smart Cover, as this special charging case offers your iPhone or compatible iPod the ability to gain extra...

Japan team wins World Solar Challenge

11/02/2009, The recent World Solar Challenge saw the Japanese team emerge as winners, upsetting the pecking order that was once dominated by 4-time Dutch champs. They took top spot by making it past the finish line of the 1,864-mile solar car race that was held...

Neuber Energy Sun-Bag

10/30/2009, Solar seems to be as much the in thing these days as with multitouch displays, and the Neuber Energy Sun Bag carries just one of those. It will feature a huge solar cell on the front flap which will help soak up the sun’s rays during the day and...

Regen Reverb solar-powered iPod dock

10/30/2009, iPod docks are dime a dozen, but how many of them are actually green and good for the environment? The Reverb solar-powered iPod dock from Regen is one of them, where it is capable of offering up to a dozen hours of continuous playback on a full charge....