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Tailgating Trucks Could Help Reduce Fuel Costs

06/03/2014, When we talk about fuel economy, hybrid cars tend to take the center of attention for most folk, although electric cars too, have their fair share of fans. However, what about large semi trucks in the vein of Optimus Prime? Those hardly get any kind of...

The Archimedes Works On Silent Wind Turbines

06/03/2014, Going green seems to be all the rage these days, as we try to find various ways to get around in a far more efficient manner than ever before. Our homes and offices, too, would need to have the kind of energy conservation so that the next generation still...

Solar Roadways Closer To Funding Goal

06/02/2014, The very idea of making use of solar cells in our roads sounds like a surefire way to help reduce the amount of energy consumed by the local authorities to keep our roads lighted up after dusk all the way to the next morning. However, to implement such an...

Solar Impulse 2 Maiden Voyage Completed Successfully

06/02/2014, How does it feel like to travel around the world, and to do so in one of the greenest ways possible? No, we are not going to embark on a journey around the earth in 80 days on a hot air balloon, but rather, to see the world in the Solar Impulse 2. The...

Coca-Cola 2nd Lives Initiative Makes Good Use Of Old Coke Bottles

06/01/2014, A bottle of Coca-Cola is often the symbol of refreshment, especially after a particularly hot and sweaty day out there. Now that summer’s here, it goes without saying that consumption of Coke might actually increase when you move to quench your thirst...

Heat Generated From Batteries Could Be Converted Into Electricity

05/26/2014, While batteries have more or less become one of the mainstay products that we use in our everyday devices, this does not mean that batteries have achieved the level of eco-friendliness that everyone wants or would love to have. Batteries do generate...

GE Gives Old Wind Turbines A New, More Efficient Lease On Life

05/26/2014, A problem with being an early adopter is that sometimes you’re left with a product that has been rendered obsolete and out of date by its future iterations. This isn’t a big deal if you have the money to keep upgrading to newer versions, but...

Apple’s Retail Stores Could Run On Renewable Energy In The Future

05/22/2014, We know that Apple is committed to going as green as they can. They have done this by making sure that the materials they use in their products are recyclable or are made from components that aren’t mined in conflict parts of the world. They have also...

IKEA Now Offers FOLKVÄNLIG Electric Bicycle

05/21/2014, When it comes to flat packed items as well as going green, you cannot get any more larger scale than the folks over at IKEA themselves. For sure it is not one of the most perfect companies out there,but they so happen to be ahead of other large...

Apple Patent Integrates Solar Panels In Touchscreen Display

05/20/2014, We have heard various rumors regarding the iWatch. Some have suggested that the device could feature a flexible display, while some rumors claim that the device will allow for solar and kinetic charging, thus making it a breeze to charge, as opposed to...

AT&T Doubles Street Charge Roll Out In New York

05/20/2014, Back in 2013, AT&T rolled out a green initiative known as Street Charge. Basically what this was is that the carrier decided to put up solar charging stations around various parts of New York to allow smartphone users to charge their devices while on...

Gi Bike Folding Electric Bicycle

05/14/2014, A folding bicycle is a convenient way of getting around town, especially when you need to catch a connecting bus during your commute. Here is a quick question though – what is better than a folding bicycle? Why, an electric folding bicycle, that’s...