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Wheel Treadmill Concept Could Help Deliver More Juice To Your Home

07/24/2014, There is nothing quite like renewable energy to solve the existing power woes, or at least help bring relief to households that happen to have high energy bills to pay each month. The Wheel is a concept from Si Hyeong Ryu that is part of the Electrolux...

First Reported Fatality From A Tesla Model S Crash

07/10/2014, It was just a few days ago when we brought you word that a stolen Tesla Model S crashed into a synagogue before being split in half and catching fire – not surprising considering how batteries are not exactly the most fire-proof of materials out...

Solar-Powered Spacecraft Arriving In 2016?

07/10/2014, In what looks like Count Dooku’s personal spaceship in Star Wars II: Attack of the Clones, the small spacecraft that you see above also comes with a very of solar-powered sail that it can call its own. This small aircraft was specially designed to...

BMW Looks At New Wireless Inductive Charging Technology

07/09/2014, While gas-powered vehicles still command majority of the vehicle sales figures out here, this does not mean the idea of electric vehicles as well as plug-in hybrids are not going to mount a fight. However, charging stations are still few and far in...

Battery Made Out Of Sand Could Be The Future

07/08/2014, Just about the entire slew of mobile devices these days happen to run on battery power of some sort, and rechargeables are always favored over disposables since there is less of a waste issue to tackle in the long run, not to mention it makes much more...

EcoDrain Maximizes Hot Water Use

07/08/2014, With many people having a heart for the environment these days, it goes without saying that going green is definitely a prerequisite to be “acceptable” in the eyes of the public. Heating bills could cause a huge dent in your bank account whenever the...

Apple Purchases 100 Acres To Build Another Solar Farm

07/07/2014, Going green plays a large role in many companies these days, and this line of thinking does not come across as a surprise actually, especially when you take into consideration how the earth’s resources needs to be maximized and used sparingly in order...

Wearable Solar Dress Project

07/06/2014, Considering the number of mobile devices that we carry with us each day, not to mention the level of usage involved, keeping them juiced up would be of utmost importance all the time. If you tend to forget to power up your smartphone at night when you...

400 Terawatt-Hours Of Energy Wasted Annually By Networked Devices

07/04/2014, While we seem to have picked up more and more gadgets along the way, it goes without saying that all of these run on energy – and battery power is something that we ought to take a closer look at. In fact, the billions of networked electronic...

Rubbish Turned To Rewards At Vending Machines

06/30/2014, Normally, what do you have in mind when you think about a vending machine? Most of us would think it to be a machine that accepts coins or notes in exchange for whatever item(s) that you would like to pick up inside. Well, it seems that a new paradigm...

Boston Introduces Public Benches With Built-In Solar Panels

06/30/2014, “Your cellphone doesn’t just make phone calls, why should our benches just be seats?” This is a statement made by Boston’s Mayor, Martin J. Walsh, when he unveiled that the city would soon start seeing “smart” benches making its rounds. This...

Tofu Ingredient Might Make Solar Panel Manufacturing Greener

06/26/2014, Nature knows best, and in the case for natural solutions when it comes to solving problems, you can chalk up another point of Gaia this time around, as it concerns the manufacturing of solar panels. Solar panels are not cheap to make, and neither is the...

Waste House Made Out Of Unwanted Materials

06/22/2014, One man’s meat is another man’s poison, or in another variant, one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. The latter certainly rings true where the Waste House is concerned. The Waste House was specially constructed at the University Of Brighton...

Harley-Davidson’s Project LiveWire Revealed

06/19/2014, It was just yesterday when we brought you a quick glance at Harley-Davidson’s teaser for an upcoming electric motorcycle, and here we are with the full look. Also known as Project LiveWire, this unique motorcycle will be making its way around the U.S....