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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...

Orbiting solar power plant to provide energy

12/07/2009, California is the economic engine of the US, and it is no surprise that yet another startup from Los Angeles County, California, has come up with the idea of selling energy harvested from the sun to users. This sounds normal, but it is literally an...

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...

Hanshin Koshien Stadium gets solar panels

12/07/2009, The Japanese certainly want to keep things green, with the historic Hanshin Koshien Stadium being revamped with solar battery panels on the roof above its infield stands, numbering some 1,600 of them which measure 140cm in width and 80cm in length. This...

Solar Powered Sticker Phone

12/03/2009, How would you like to be able to stick your phone to the window and get it charged at the same time? Well, that’s what designer Liu Hsiang-Ling came up with in the form of the Sticker Phone. It can be attached to the window pane like via suction and...

AUO Solar Frisbee Roof project

12/01/2009, The maiden AUO Solar Frisbee Roof project is more than ready to roll out at the Taipei European School. Shaped like a frisbee, this solar roof offers a place for kids to play, and while it goes about to protect kids from sunshine and rain while they play,...

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...

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...

Sanyo Solar Parking Lot

11/30/2009, Sanyo will be rolling out a Solar Parking Lot in Setagaya, Tokyo next spring. This unique parking lot will obtain electricity thanks to the number of solar panels installed on top of the roof, where all the power will be stored in lithium ion batteries...

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...