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Cooladio Solar Cooler

08/25/2009, Picnic Plus has come up with a Cooladio Solar Cooler that helps keep your carefully prepared picnic content nice and warm all the way to your favorite spot on the park. It does so thanks to a built-in solar-power docking station, where thermal insulated...

Solar UFO water purifier

08/21/2009, Engineers from NTT Facilities has come up with a couple of solar-powered, UFO-shaped floating water purifiers which will see action in the city’s canals and alongside the moat at Osaka Castle. These machines have been dubbed as Solar UFOs for their...

Smart Sun Solar Cooker

08/18/2009, As if cooking isn’t a hot affair by itself already, the Smart Sun Solar Cooker concept ups the ante as it requires the power of the sun to keep it juiced up. Ideal for cooking small meals for up to 2 people, it relies on solar energy to power its...

Sanyo Eneloop Portable Solar panel

08/05/2009, Sanyo’s back, adding more prestige to the Eneloop brand by offering the Eneloop Portable Solar panel that can be used to juice up a slew of USB devices as well as Sanyo’s very own Eneloop Mobile Booster. Perfect if you want to give your device...

Solar Powered Pool Skimmer

07/22/2009, If you’re rich enough to have a pool in your backyard, chances are you would be able to afford a hired hand to keep said pool clean. Well, times might be tougher for some than the rest right now, so you might just have to stop hiring outside help to...

Solar Powered Travel Bag

07/21/2009, Doing plenty of traveling this summer? Then the Solar Powered Travel Bag ought to be under your shopping radar – after all, it comes with a small solar panel which ought to store some much needed juice when you require, although we weep at the...

Solar-Powered ePaper Display is Great, With a Catch

07/13/2009, e-Ink displays are in our future: whether it is to build eBooks, display art/advertising or to be used in hybrid LCD/e-ink displays, they are bound to be everywhere one day. This advertising display from Neoluxiim is so energy efficient that indoor solar...

Solar Powered Marin County Fair

07/09/2009, Talk about going green at a fair – the Marin County Fair will be solar powered thanks to to huge photovoltaic arrays which provide up to 40% of the fairgrounds’ annual power usage. If you’re curious to check out the fair’s solar...

Orange Concept Solar Tent

06/26/2009, Telecom giant Orange has come up with a concept solar tent that will debut at this year’s Glastonbury music festival in the UK. Needless to say, this is pretty much a self-explanatory concept that helps juice up devices plugged within the solar tent...

Solar-Powered Android Phone

06/17/2009, Android phones are still few and far in between when it comes to the smartphone market, but here we are with ZTE of China announcing that they are working on a solar-powered Android handset. This new model will be launched in Q2 2010, and chances are ZTE...

Flexible Solar Cell Technology

06/15/2009, Canadian research engineers at McMaster University in Ontario recently uncovered the secrets to flexible solar cell technology, where it is able to generate enough juice to light bus shelters in addition to sending Internet-based updates of transport...

USB Solar Charging 4-Port Hub

06/15/2009, Now here’s a unique 4-port USB hub that is truly universal – after all, it is able to juice up just about any compatible USB device (oh, it comes with a whole bunch of USB connectors to cater to virtually anything you throw at it save for a...

Solar-Powered Quadricycle

06/10/2009, As if having four humans pedaling this quadricycle isn’t enough, it even comes with a solar electric motor for you to tackle those unforgiving uphills with three of your mates without breaking too much of a sweat. The project is the result of...

Solar Bus Shelter In San Francisco

06/01/2009, The green city of San Francisco just got a little bit greener – this time in the form of a solar bus shelter. Currently placed at Geary and Arguello boulevards in the Richmond District, this bus shelter is equipped with an undulating solar roof,...