Posts Tagged: "Green"

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Powerplus Solar Remote Control

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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 Solar Remote Control can be yours for the taking. The remote...

Solar Roadways Prototype

Solar Roadways Completes Prototype, Sends Us Pics

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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 LEDs and perhaps even melt snow and ice from its surface. For now we’ll have to settle with...

Wind Powered Toy Car

A Wind Powered Toy Car

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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 emerge on the market. The Tamiya Loopwing...

Backpack Power Plant

Hyrdoelectric Power Plant In A Backpack Now For Real

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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 weighs 30lbs and measure about 4 feet long (based on the pic),...