Category: Solar Powered

Charge up with the Solar Tree

We have seen a couple of variations of this new solar charging style recently, it’ a new method of harvesting solar electricity more efficiently, and was first thought of by a 13 year-old boy, last summer.

I remember seeing his home-made solar tree which was around 20-30 per cent more efficient compared with the traditional flat design, and thinking, that’s going to be in shops soon.

This new offering from brando looks to be pretty good value at $55, ..

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Charge up with the Solar Tree

| July 26, 2012 |

Solar Power Generator

This handy little generator is powered by the sun and draws it’s power from two or more solar panels. The unit delivers silent back-up electricity for home appliances with zero-emissions.

The solar generator houses a 1250-watt battery, the unit can be fully charged within 20 hours, using direct sunlight. That’s with the two included panels, you can buy the panels separately, and plug-in up to eight at once, which would offer a much quicker charge time and ..

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Solar Power Generator

| July 18, 2012 |

Solar Powered Charger, Soladec Hybrid

On the one hand, the world is becoming more aware of the need for sustainable development. On the other, our lives have become more and more dependent on portable electronic gadgets such as mobile phones, tablets, digital cameras and so on.

These gadgets need power, and traditional sources of power are the cause for a big part of the environmental damage to our planet. The Soladec Hybrid Solar Powered Charger is designed to provide power to portable ..

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Solar Powered Charger, Soladec Hybrid

| February 9, 2012 |

Solar Powered Aircraft, Maiden Voyage for the ELHASPA

Necessity has for long been known as the mother of invention. As the price of conventional fossil fuels keeps rising, scientists are busily engaged trying to figure out less expensive ways to do things that have become so critical to our lives. For example, building and launching satellites are expensive. Maintaining them while they orbit is costly too.

That’s why rocket scientists have been working on High Altitude Long Endurance (HALE) aircraft that can orbit at ..

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Solar Powered Aircraft, Maiden Voyage for the ELHASPA

| December 6, 2011 | Comments

Solar Powered Gadget Bag, the Piggyback

We’re all worried about the impact we have on the environment and would no doubt do anything to ensure that we leave a beautiful planet behind for our children to enjoy. Anything, as long as it doesn’t interfere with our gadgets though.

For those of you with an eco conscience there is the Piggyback Solar Powered Gadgetbag. With this nifty little device you can carry around all of your must have items; your smart phone, your ..

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Solar Powered Gadget Bag, the Piggyback

| November 27, 2011 | Comments

Solar iPhone Charger, the Eton Mobius Case

As a key provider of solar-powered devices, Eton offers plenty of green products to choose from.

Now in the market is the new and chic Eton Mobius Solar iPhone Charging Case, which allows iPhone owners to charge their phones from the power of the greatest energy source on the planet: the sun!

This product is particularly handy for people who are travelling to Europe and forget to bring their adapter with them.

However, the real benefit of this ..

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Solar iPhone Charger, the Eton Mobius Case

| October 6, 2011 | Comments

World’s Largest Solar-Powered Boat

If you are thinking that this is just going to be a solar powered remote control toy, then think again! The TÛRANOR PlanetSolar is a total beast of the waves and is the first ever vessel to attempt a voyage around the world using the sun as its only energy source. The PlanetSolar set off from Monaco on the 27th September 2010 and has already covered the Atlantic successfully.

All being well, the entire journey should ..

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World’s Largest Solar-Powered Boat

| September 6, 2011 | Comments