Solar Impulse to Fly Across America

April 2, 2013 / No Comments

Solar Impulse, the solar powered plane, is getting ready to fly across America. Swiss pioneers Bertrand Piccard and Andrè Borschberg, worked with Bayer Material Science to make the Solar Impulse project real. They are the co-founders and pilots of the plane. The Solar Impulse has completed flights from Switzerland to Spain and to Morocco. But now its creators are planning to ...

James Cameron Donates Deep Sea Sub to WHOI

April 1, 2013 / No Comments

A year after his record setting deep sea dive at the Western Pacific, James Cameron is now donating his single-person, deep-sea submersible, the Deepsea Challenger to Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI). The 58-year-old filmmaker and explorer made his journey to the bottom of the Mariana Trench on March 25, 2012. WHOI had spent seven years in designing and building the Deepsea Challenger. ...

Primove Wireless Charging for E-cars and Buses Arrives

April 1, 2013 / No Comments

Seems like the concept of wireless charging for electric vehicle is turning real. The first wireless electronic bus charging will begin in Mannheim, Germany in a few months. The upcoming trial in Mannheim will run on existing city bus routes and these vehicles will recharge via invisible inductive technology called Primove. This innovative Primove technology provides a contact-less power source for ...

Instant Re-play the Green Way

March 28, 2013 / No Comments

We often equate sports with fitness, but when it comes to sports we rarely equate them with the fitness of our planet. Just like children's toys, plastic water bottles, and other products, the consumer and entertainment sports (and fitness) industry impacts our landfills and our environment. From tangibles like bats, balls, clubs, and pucks to the greenhouse emissions pumped out ...

Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive Marks Debut at New York Show

March 28, 2013 / No Comments

Mercedes-Benz has an all-new B-Class Electric Drive making its debut at the New York International Auto Show. This is something of a surprise as the vehicle wasn’t expected to arrive in the US as early as the dawn of 2014. Daimler announced that their new wheels would be having a range around 115 miles, and that it will be wholly digitally ...

Shoot with No Batteries or Electric Cords; Sun and Cloud Let You Do it the Ecofriendly Way

March 28, 2013 / No Comments

Cameras have become important gadgets in everyone’s life and many have taken to photography as a serious passion. At a time where pixel count matters, the camera called Sun and Cloud with an intuitive design have come forward with the most nature friendly power source. Yes, solar charging indeed. It also equips a hand crank so that the shooting goes uninterrupted ...

Making Our Products More Eco-friendly

March 26, 2013 / No Comments

As few as five years ago, using environmentally friendly products in the home was something of a pipe dream…unless you wanted to make your own. Leading a green life was filled with compromises that had to be made in the name of personal hygiene, home cleanliness and convenience. Those days are all but behind us now. Now you can find ...

Volta Racer from Toy Labs Lets your Kids Race as well as Study Some Engineering

March 26, 2013 / No Comments

When it comes to kids, they want toys and they don't really care if it is battery operated or is running by a nuclear fuel cell. But once they get through the playing part, there is always the possibility of getting through to them with the technology by which these are made. So in that way, solar powered toys can be ...

Renault Offering Free Home Charging Station to Zoe Buyers

March 25, 2013 / No Comments

Renault has officially launched its Zoe electric supermini and it will go on sale in the UK market from June 2013. Renault is offering a free home charging station for and a free delivery for its UK customers. Charging of a Zoe vehicle is not a big deal, because the car uses a custom Chameleon charger that is compatible with a ...

KudoCase for iPhone 5 Improves Battery Life without Adding Bulk

March 25, 2013 / No Comments

We have got plenty of smartphone devices with high-end specs. But unfortunately, apps and functions put more stress on the battery. Like we all know, battery drain is the biggest issue with any smartphone. Though solar powered chargers and power packs help to get more battery life, yet they add unwanted bulk to your sleek and beautiful smartphone. But now, wireless ...