New Computer Memory from UCLA is 1,000 Times More Efficient

Computer memory is a vital component to any system build, making high-powered applications, including graphics, video, and gaming, a possibility. Random Access Memory ...

Thin Nanocrystal Coating Makes Smart Windows Super Energy Efficient

The Universal Smart Window Project, heavily funded by the Department of Energy, has yet again amazed everyone with a striking innovation produced as a...

Green Device Detects When Your TV is on Standby and Shuts It

This is for those who often leave their TV sets and other electronics on standby, instead of shutting them down or putting them hibernate. I shamefully count myself among these guys from time to time, but I'm trying to recover.

Power Cut? No Probem, Solar Powered Kit from WakaWaka Comes to Your Rescue

Do you think you need an emergency kit that can give you the much needed light and power during a power cut? If you...

VF 247 – Vodafone's First Solar Powered Mobile Handset for India

I order to help India's rural masses who lack electricity, Vodafone Essar Ltd. recently developed a solar-powered mobile phone. According to officials, there are almost 20 million new mobile subscribers each month in India.. The problem is that many of them live in rural areas, where the energy supply can be patchy at best.

Lilliputian Systems’ “Nectar” Fuel Cell Provides Gadget Power for Weeks

In a bid to help supplement the increasing power demand of today’s gadgets, Lilliputian Systems this week introduced their Nectar Mobile Power System during...

The Cheapest LED Light Bulb Yet to be Launched in India: See How Little...

Not only the Chinese are able to make things cheap. Now, a consortium of two Indian companies have announced their latest product: an LED...

Luci, the MPOWERD Solar Lantern, to Help Energy-Starved Third World Nations

MPOWERD, or Micro Power Design, has developed Luci a solar-powered light created to help the scores of people throughout the world who are either...

Innovative GravityLight for Developing Countries Looking for Investors

There are currently 1.5. billion people across the globe who have no reliable access to electricity. These people are instead reliant on biomass fuels,...
Static Discharge from a Van de Graaf Generator

Static Electricity Could Power Mobile Phones

One of the first ways we harnessed static electricity was to drag our shoes on the carpeted floor in the dry air of winter,...