Smartphone App Tracks Your Carbon Footprint, Gives You a NEST Thermostat If You Do...

Everywhere we read about carbon footprint, and people telling us that we have to do anything and everything possible to reduce it. However, a...

Top 5 Most Wanted Portable Solar Power For Your Gadgets

Yes, summer is over, at least for us in the northern hemisphere that is. But waving good-bye to the long warm days, does not...

400 Million Eco-Friendly Mobile Phones to Be Shipped by 2017

Planning on buying a Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate Android? Go for it: it's 80% recycled! In case you ever felt guilty about how much you...

Solar-Powered Autonomous Robot Monitors Agricultural Fields to Boost Yield

Maybe we do not realize it, but to have our freshly made salad on the dining table every day, many farmers have invested a...
Electric Bike Smartcircle S1

Unbelievably Light Electric Bicycle That You Can Put In Your Backpack

The Smartcircle S1 is a foldable electric bicycle that is small enough to fit into a backpack. The bike weighs 15.4 lbs and can...
Smart wi-fi and charging date palm tree

Smart Palm Trees are the New WiFi Hotspots of Dubai

Smart Palm trees, being fully solar-powered, are sustainable, date palm tree shaped Wi-Fi hotspots that also offer gadget charging and weather forecast information along...

Harvesting Energy From Small Vibrations for Use in Pacemakers and Implants

University of Michigan researchers, at their Engineering Research Center for Wireless Integrated Microsystems, have just created highly efficient some energy-harvesting devices that use the energy from surrounding arbitrary, non-periodic vibrations.

Highly-Efficient Laser Diode For Displays Expects Release in 2013

The latest development of the giant Sharp Corp is a red laser diode that has a conversion efficiency of 33% for the light sources...

EnduraLED from Philips Lasts for 25,000 Hours and Saves You Money

Incandescent light bulbs are fading away as their younger LED brothers come to the market and get cheaper by the day. A new innovation from Philips, called EnduraLED, can provide as much light as a 60W incandescent bulb, but in the meanwhile consuming only 12 W from the wall socket, thus extending its applications in the mobile lighting / solar powered territory.
Electric Vehicle Plugging In

Electric Vehicles and Smart Meters Could Save the Power Grid

In most parts of the country, the power grid is woefully out of date, which makes many people wonder if more electric vehicles will...