Luce Laptop Features Light-as-Air Form Factor; Solar Powered Device

June 2, 2011 / No Comments

This exceptional design makes the light-as-air form factor laptop concept a reality. Andrea Ponti's Luce Laptop is the latest entry in the range of solar-powered devices. The device is made of polycarbonate and is incorporated with two photovoltaic panels. The panel drapes both the cover part and keyboard of the device. The product has been designed in such a way that ...

ACER Announces Green Notebooks, Praised by Greenpeace

January 18, 2010 / No Comments

[caption id="attachment_7621" align="alignnone" width="500" caption="GreenPeace ratings put ACER on Top Spot"][/caption] Greenpeace have congratulated ACER recently, due to their announcement of two new notebooks, aimed at nature-concerned crowds exactly. The notebooks in question are the Acer Aspire 3811TZ and Aspire 3811TZG, which have been designed with extreme energy efficiency in mind, as well as being highly recyclable and biodegradable.

New Battery Technology in the 17-inch MacBook Pro

January 7, 2009 / 1 Comment

Usually, the annual MacWorld keynote speech always brings in some goodies for the eco geeks. This year they managed to please everyone by announcing that new battery in the all-new 17-inch MacBook Pro is now 60% more efficient. The battery is expected to run for more than 8 hours on a single charge, allows more than 1000 charges (that's like 5 ...

Dell Plans to Lower Packaging Waste by 10% Until 2012

December 18, 2008 / 2 Comments

Dell is trying to reduce the packaging waste by 10% in the next four years. Using green packages for their products - intensive recycling and sustainability programs, the company will help preserve "more than 150,000 trees" and should see a drop in costs by some $8.1 million. The effort is to integrate an "air-filled cushion technology and renewable materials including molded ...