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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...

Solar Impulse Project

06/17/2009, The Solar Impulse Project, the first 100% solar-powered aircraft looks set to take off later this month on the 26th. This model will rely fully on the power of the sun, and has been dubbed the HB-SIA, featuring a superior wingspan of 61 meters and covered...

Magic Cube Goes Green

06/16/2009, Folks who want to do their bit for the environment can check out the Magic Cube which merges the functionalities of many a device into one, including a lamp, an alarm clock, radio and charger. You don’t even need to plug this puppy into your power...

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,...

Trilobot Loves Basking Under The Sun

05/28/2009, Now here’s something that pays tribute to lifeforms from the olden days – the Trilobot that is solar-powered and fully autonomous, being smart enough to search out for its own juice to make sure that no human master will ever need to place it...

Sharp Solar Module Charges Phones

05/26/2009, Sharp could be on to the next big thing here with their integrated Solar Module that can juice up your handset wherever you go. This module is also known as the LR0GC02, and was recently made available for the global market. Guess this means we...

Solar Powered Headphones with Bluetooth

05/22/2009, Green tech is definitively the hot trend; Romania-based engineering student Stephen Shepeleff wants us to carry only eco-friendly gadgets, putting solar panels everywhere he can. He is engaging the solar mania with the development of the Q-SOUND,...

Sanyo Offers Best Solar Cells In The World

05/22/2009, Sanyo stands tall yet again by having developed the world’s highest energy conversion efficiency in practical size (100 cm2 or more) crystalline silicon-type solar cells, touching a previously unheard-of efficiency of 23% (the previous record stood...

QSOUND Solar Powered Bluetooth Headphones

05/21/2009, We know that Bluetooth headphones are a boon to anyone who has had enough of the wired lifestyle, and engineering student Shepeleff Stephen could have stumbled upon a potential gold mine with his design of the solar-powered Bluetooth headphones known as...

World Games Stadium Is Completely Solar Powered

05/20/2009, Kudos to the government of Taiwan to come up with the World Games Stadium that was specially built to rely on solar-power completely for all of its energy needs and more. This is made possibly be an array of 8,844 solar panels that span an area of 14,155...