Tag: solar power

Edyn Solar-powered Garden System

  The Edyn solar-powered garden system by ‘fuseproject’ assists users in nurturing their gardens. Founded by Jason Aramburu (soil scientist) and designed in collaboration with Yves Behar and his company ‘fuseproject’ (designers) the Edyn smart garden system has been developed…

BirkSun Solar Chargers

For all you active business professionals speeding around town…check-out BirkSun’s handcrafted ‘Connect Solar-Charger’! This product is a combination of functional messenger bag and built-in, high performance solar-charger. On the inside you’ll find a fleece ‘tablet sleeve’, plus a 17 inch…

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Charging In Style

Solar panels looks cool in photos, but wearing them can get uncomfortable. Often ‘solar tech’ just seems un-wearable, despite looks or performance. Dutch designer Pauline van Dongen is changing this attitude. She has recently released a line of clothes that…

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Citycopter

The desire for less polluting types of energy is having a big impact on transportation. Fly™ Citycopter is an urban aerial vehicle. Powered by the sun, it is eco-friendly, efficient, economic and cheaper than an ordinary helicopter. It has sexy…

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Electree Goes Modular

This friendly modern charger is sculptured to look like a bonsai tree. Its leaves are small photovoltaic panels which allow the recharging of your mobile devices without using any energy other than light. Electree is modular so you create your…

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IBM ‘Turning Up The Heat’

A team led by IBM Research seems to have found a way to concentrate the sun’s ray onto solar photovoltaic (PV) modules without melting expensive inner circuitry. Their High Concentration PhotoVoltaic Thermal (HCPVT) system concentrates the power of 2,000 suns…

Road To Success

Here’s some great Energy innovation from American electrical engineer Scott Brusaw . He has been developing a modular system for paneling roadways using solar powered panels. These panels can be installed in parking lots, driveways, bike paths and sidewalks and…