Why Cryptocurrencies’ Energy Consumption Will Drop Dramatically

The massive energy consumption of bitcoin has been a hot issue as it is estimated to require more electricity than 159 countries. As a...

Self-Propelling Water Cooling System Could Green Computers Up

Less than a year ago, we have been talking about Chunlei Guo, a researcher that, along with his assistant Anatoliy Vorobyev, has demonstrated how by nano-sculpturing metals with a powerful laser, can make liquids flow upwards, defying gravity.

5 Habits That Will Improve Your Home Energy Efficiency

Habits that ruin your home energy efficiency are easily acquired with all the daily tasks and duties we all have. However, energy-efficient homes have been...

New LCD Panel Offers Huge Power Savings While Displaying Static Images

Usually, when you watch your LCD TV, no matter what it displays, the power consumption remains the same. A new technology developed by Japan...
Mobile Phone Towers are Nearly Ubiquitous and Have Very Poor Energy Efficiency

Increased Energy Efficiency Could Cut Wireless Data Power Consumption by 90%

Take a look at your mobile device. Other than worrying about battery life and data plan overages, have you ever thought about the energy...
Smartphone App "Wattson" Watches Over Your Smart Home

Neurio Appliance Turns Every Home into a Smart Home

We've all been told, “Don't forget to turn out the lights when you leave the room.” A Smart Home is smart enough to do...

How to Make Your Office Greener and Cut Energy Bills

The financial crisis, which began in 2008 and is still picking up speed in many countries around the world, clearly affects the small businesses....
MIT's New Fog Harvester Yields Five Times More Potable Water

Fog Harvesting Yields Potable Water More Efficiently, MIT [Video]

There are many places in the world that have limited sources of potable water, whether because of limited rainfall or polluted water sources. Without...
Yokohama Fin Tire Aerodynamics

Radical Tire Design Reduces Overall Vehicle Drag

One might assume that a smooth surface is the most aerodynamic, which is why keeping cargo off the roof rack gives you better gas...

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.