Pack Your iPad in an Eco-friendly Handmade Green Sleeve

January 26, 2012 / No Comments

The Greensleeve is a 100% petroleum-free iPad case manufactured with “zero-energy”, from a design company called Gone Studio. After the Gulf Coast oil spill, the founder, Dr. George Elvin, wanted to minimize the use of petroleum products in his designs, so he set out to create a modern, biodegradable case without using any plastic. And to take it even a step ...

Glass Pyramids to Look Good While Harvesting Solar Power

February 2, 2010 / No Comments

These Glass Pyramids basically are solar cells wearing better clothes. Developed by The Center for Architecture Science and Ecology (CASE), each of these little pyramids is a concentrating solar power system. At the center of each pyramid is a small photovoltaic cell.