Posts Tagged: "Green Energy"

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Fincube Transportable House

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Not too many people can boast about owning a transportable home.  If you don’t know what “transportable” is, don’t worry, we didn’t either until we looked it up.  Transportable simply means it can be carried, or moved, which is exactly the case for the Fincube.  But hold your horses, cause...

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Audi A3 E-tron EV Pilot Program Announced (video)

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If you’re looking to get into an EV before year’s end, all without the stylings a Japanese automaker, you’re in luck.  Well, that is assuming you live in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washing DC or Denver. [GR]W6b28g_o9yQ[/GR] Today, Audi disclosed information about their A3 E-tron electric vehicle pilot program.  That...

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BioLite Camp Stove

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When a natural disaster hits, you best be ready. That means stocking food, water and other necessities.  However, there probably isn’t much you can do about your power grid.  Sure, a battery would suffice, but inevitably that source of fuel will eventually run dry. [nggallery id=196] The BioLite Campstove is...

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Dexim Visible Green Charger

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Saving energy never hurt anyone.  But let’s face it, you gotta recharge your gadgets at some point.  Unfortunately, most people leave their device’s plugged in longer than necessary and despite them reaching a full charge, they’ll continue to draw power, something known as vampire power. In a perfect world we’d...

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Boxx Electric Moped

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Ponying up $4,000 for anything is tough proposition, but for a suitcase sized moped called the Boxx, you must be mad.  Or are you? This two wheeled machine is fully rechargeable and can travel up to 40 miles on a single charge, unless of course you throw down for the...

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Tesla S Price and Specs Released

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Tesla has long been a car company that produces only one car.  And that one car’s price is far out of reach for the majority of people living on this Earth.  But come this summer, they’ll release the Tesla S, their all electric sedan that can carry up to 7...

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MIG 675 Hydrogen Powered Speed Boat (video)

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The deets are a bit on the thin side, but supposedly this boat, the MIG 675, is powered purely by hydrogen.  And while hydrogren is anything but a traditional source of energy, this isn’t your traditional hydrogen system, which usually calls for a set of tanks that store the fuel....

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Ray Solar Charger Works in Airplanes

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Solar powered chargers for your portable gadgets are far from an original idea.  But that isn’t to say they aren’t effective or useful.  Case in point is Quirky’s Ray. Unlike other solar powered chargers, which lay flat, the Ray includes a suction cup mount allowing you to optimize and capture the...

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Solio Bolt Review

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There is a giant push in today’s society to use renewable, clean energy – the so called green movement.  We’re seeing this everywhere on large scale items like electric cars, or solar powered houses – but there are much fewer small-scale applications.  Yes, there are other small solar chargers, but...

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Volta Electric Motorbike

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Dare that we say electric motorcycles are become rather ubiquitous?  Okay, perhaps ubiquitous isn’t the correct word, so how about boring? Earlier this week Volta introduced their production model electric motorcycle.  Distribution is expected to start sometime in Q2 of 2012 with a price tag of about $10,000.  Despite offering...

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Nest Learning Thermostat (video)

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Did you know that 50% of your energy bill is derived from heating and cooling your home?  Did you also know that you can cut that number by as much as 20% if you program your thermostat?  But let’s be real, who does that?!  More often than not we just walk...