Posts Tagged ‘solar’
 
 
 
Solar Power
 
Solar Powered Window
Solar Powered Window
Solar Powered Window

Solar Power Windows

And we thought the Energy Curtains were cool.  These windows, which look almost like everyday windows, contain translucent solar cells that capture energy from the sun.  They were unveiled at Taipei’s International Optoelectron...
 
Concepts
 
Energy Curtain
Energy Curtain
Energy Curtain

Energy Curtain Harvests The Sun’s Rays

Windows lets sun shine in. Conversely, curtains keep the light out. The Energy Curtain makes the best of both worlds by harvesting the sun's rays and uses it to power the fabrics light emitting fabric. So, effectively the conce...
 
Solar Power
 
Solar iPhone Patent
Solar iPhone Patent
Solar iPhone Patent

Solar iPhone Patent

Solar infused cell phones are nothing new, but soon as a company like Apple is involved the world is all ears.  Their newly minted patent calls for an iPhone that uses a capacitive touchscreen with a layer of solar cells hidden...

 
Solar Power
 
Solar Lighted Tiles
Solar Lighted Tiles
Solar Lighted Tiles

LED Solar Lighted Tiles

Oh the burden of a large yard. Yup, it's a pretty painful thing. Heck, if you're not too careful you might get lost out there one drunken night or at the very least lose your sense of direction. To keep you on the straight and ...
 
Portable
 
ChinavisonSolar Charger
ChinavisonSolar Charger
ChinavisonSolar Charger

20,000 mAh Solar Battery Makes The Sun Your Bitch

Chinavison once again never fails to impress with their new 20,000 mAh Solar Battery.  The huge array of solar cells will be much more effective in trapping rays and may not actually take forever like virtually every other sola...
 
Solar Power
 
Soulra iPod Speaker Dock
Soulra iPod Speaker Dock
Soulra iPod Speaker Dock

Solar Powered And Rugged iPod Speaker System

Summer is upon us which means beach, pool, picnics and more.  But what's an outing without some tunes.  This solar powered iPod Speaker dock is apparently the first of its kind (I don't buy that).  Flipping open the protective ...

 
Solar Power
 
Printable Solar Cells
Printable Solar Cells
Printable Solar Cells

Printable Solar Cells Revealed By MIT Researchers

How would you like to score some of those tax credits associated with the installation of solar panels on your home? I know I would. While I don't think MIT's printable solar cells will qualify any time soon, the convenience an...
 
Solar Power
 
Solar Impulse Plane
Solar Impulse Plane
Solar Impulse Plane

All Solar Plane Makes Its Maiden Voyage

Yesterday we had an interesting solar powered lantern, but now we're upping the scale with a solar powered plane! The Solar Impulse had its first flight today in Switzerland, getting 5,500 feet of altitude and doing test maneuv...
 
Solar Power
 
Solar Pebble
Solar Pebble
Solar Pebble

Solar Pebble Is A Rock Solid Product For Poor Countries

Here's an example of a great product doing good in the world. Plus Minus Solar have created a Solar Pebble to reduce the use of dangerous kerosene lamps in the world's poorest regions. It's portable, can be hung or clipped onto...

 
Battery
 
SP-6000" Laptop Solar Charger Power Bank Systems
SP-6000" Laptop Solar Charger Power Bank Systems
SP-6000" Laptop Solar Charger Power Bank Systems

Muzatch SP 6000 Solar Laptop Charger

I'm not totally sold on all this consumer grade solar charging stuff.  I just takes too damn long for me to really care at this point.  Looking forward however, comes the Muzatch SP 6000 Solar Laptop Charger.  Jamming a massive...
 
Solar Power
 
Solar Electrics Razor
Solar Electrics Razor
Solar Electrics Razor

Solar Electric Razor, Why Not

My skepticism meter tells me that the Solar Electric Razor probably won't provide the closest of shaves, but hey, if you're off the grid and in the wilderness than why not.  Placing the device in 8-12 hours of sunlight will gua...
 
Solar Power
 
planetsolar-sailboat
planetsolar-sailboat
planetsolar-sailboat

PlanetSolar Boat: The Largest Solar Powered Boat, Setting Sail In 5 Days (video)

PlanetSolar is the world's largest solar boat.  Its covered in over 1600 sqaure feet of solar cells and supposedly carries a massive lithium-ion battery to capture the sun's energy.  The boat itself measures 31m long and 15m wi...