Posts Tagged ‘Green’
 
 
 
Bikes
 
VW Bik.e
VW Bik.e
VW Bik.e

VW Electric Bik.e Fits In Your Car’s Spare Tire Well

Many of VW's cars are eco friendly thanks to their small size and efficient diesel engines.  Now the auto manufacture is making the move from four wheeled vehicles to two wheeled vehicles.  The VW bik.e is a two wheeled all ele...
 
Battery
 
APC Pro Backups
APC Pro Backups
APC Pro Backups

APC Newest UPS Backup Batteries Stake Vampire Sucking Peripherals So You Don’t Have To

APC is making sure you're never in trouble during a storm with its new Back-UPS Pro line of UPSs. The uninterrupted power supply makes sure your important documents (read: World of Warcraft game) are safe during a power outage....

 
Home Theater
 
Powerplus-Leopard-TV-Remote-Control-251x400
Powerplus-Leopard-TV-Remote-Control-251x400
Powerplus-Leopard-TV-Remote-Control-251x400

Powerplus Solar Remote Control

Replacing batteries on my remote controls is something I rarely do.  I still have the original AA's in my Onkyo Amp remote from 2004.  For those who want to totally abandon all batteries in their living room, the Powerplus Sola...
 
Green Energy
 
Dragonfly 2 seats
Dragonfly 2 seats
Dragonfly 2 seats

The Dragonfly DF1 Helicopter’s Blades Are Powered By Two Small Rockets (video)

= The Dragonfly DF1 helicopter might not be as interesting looking as that flying boat we saw a few weeks ago, but with closer examination it's certainly an impressive technological feat. Instead of using a conventional motor a...

 
Solar Power
 
Solar Roadways Prototype
Solar Roadways Prototype
Solar Roadways Prototype

Solar Roadways Completes Prototype, Sends Us Pics

Remember Solar Roadways?  They've finally completed their first USDOT prototype.  In addition to providing carbon free energy (aside from the manufacturing process), the Solar Roadway can display traffic info using the built-in...
 
Bikes
 
hmk 561electricbike
hmk 561electricbike
hmk 561electricbike

HMK 561: Electric Carbon Fiber Bike With No Pedals And Regenerative Braking

This is not just a concept, there is a real working prototype.  Hard to believe I know, especially considering how forward thinking the HMK 561 bicycle is.  Aside from having a set of split set of wheels at either end, this bik...

 
Toys
 
Wind Powered Toy Car
Wind Powered Toy Car
Wind Powered Toy Car

A Wind Powered Toy Car

Sometimes the best way to get the kiddies to 'pick up what your laying down' is to put that learning into a toy.  We've already seen the Hydrogen powered RC car, so it's really no surprise to see a wind power generated one emer...
 
Clothing
 
solar-vest
solar-vest
solar-vest

The CVFR-S09 Solar Vest Will Require You To Tuck In Your Rat Tail To Fully Charge

Ugh.  This thing is lame looking.  While Tommy Hilfiger might have been the first designer to boldly display his name on his clothing, this Solar Vest might as well be the last.  Perhaps if I've been through the desert on a hor...

 
Green Energy
 
Powerhose emonitor
Powerhose emonitor
Powerhose emonitor

Powerhouse Dynamics’ eMonitor Gives You A Real Time Read Out Of Your Energy Consumption (video)

Energy prices are increasing; making household powering difficult to manage without spending a large quantity of money, especially in the current state of the economy. People are starting to try and understand how they can mana...
 
Green Energy
 
Backpack Power Plant
Backpack Power Plant
Backpack Power Plant

Hyrdoelectric Power Plant In A Backpack Now For Real

Although it's not enough to power to supply an average American's home, the Backpack Power Plant from Bourne Energy of Malibu, CA might be the off the grid power answer to rurally located villages. The portable device, which we...

 
Solar Power
 
Joos Orange Solar Device
Joos Orange Solar Device
Joos Orange Solar Device

Joos Orange: The Most Powerful, Portable Solar Device Yet

I think it's more than fair to say that most solar devices on the market today are "woefully inadequate".  At least that's the opinion of Solar Components, who is ready to crush the competition this June by launching the Joos O...
 
Bikes
 
Sanyo Eneloop Bikes
Sanyo Eneloop Bikes
Sanyo Eneloop Bikes

Sanyo Refreshes Eneloop Bicycle, Now Captures More Energy

Too bad I'll probably never ride Sanyo's Eneloop Bike, but that can probably be said for the majority.  In any event, the company felt it necessary to update the recently announced bicycle.  Now, instead of just capturing power...