Wind Tree

‘Wind Tree’ Proves the ‘Silent Wind turbine’ Oxymoron False

Wind Tree, as we can guess from the name, is a wind turbine that looks like a tree. But, that is just a speck...

Scientists Combine Energy Storage and Solar Cells in Tiny Fibers

Scientists developed a unique fabric, which can harness solar energy and store it for later use. There are quite a number of crowdfunding projects out...

Friction Heater Gets Almost Free Energy From Wood – Iron Friction

If this truly works (and I don't see why it shouldn't), it is the greatest home-produced energy discovery since the wheel has been founded. Lloyd Tanner uses an incredibly simple assembly of two 4x4 inch wood pieces, and an iron wheel spinning in between.

How to Convert Your Car to Solar in One Easy Step

Many of the leading car manufacturers are now looking towards solar and releasing models with solar cells on the roofs that allow charging on...

Charging Smartphones in Seconds with New Supercapacitors

New flexible supercapacitors hold the key to super-fast charging cell phones. Has it become the time when finally batteries are out and the new and...

New Solar Panels Produce Electricity Under Snow

Harvesting solar energy can be a tough job for panels if they are buried under blankets of snow. That is why a team from...

Plastic Bottle Light Bulbs Illuminate Homes Without Electricity During the Day in Philippines

Using one-liter plastic bottles, water and bleach, they managed to create the Bottle Light Bulb. The concept is very simple but a real wonder for those poor people who lived in darkness, or at the light of toxic petrol lamps.

Plant-e Produces Electricity from Green Plants

Plants have once again made it to the green news, and surprisingly, the main reason this time is not their ability to absorb carbon dioxide....

This Is How Your Own Body Can Generate Electricity

When our personal smart devices run out of batteries and we forgot to bring chargers, and worse, we are stuck in a place where...

Vertical Walking System to Replace Energy-hungry Elevators

Dutch designers created a unique concept, called Vertical Walking, which can replace energy and maintenance-hungry elevators in high buildings. Internet is flooded with articles that...