The Solar-Powered Path Lights made by Pifco are a versatile lighting system. The lights come in packs of two which can be placed around the garden either on the ground or on walls.
Archive for December, 2009
At the Copenhagen Conference on Climate Change the researchers at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) unveiled the Copenhagen Wheel. The wheel basically stores up energy as you ride it, to then release the energy back as a boost when you need it most. The wheel can also communicate with your iPhone offering a myriad of features.
The Solar-Powered Wooden Biplane Model is an example of the power that modern solar panels have. The Biplane comes in kit form to be constructed and features a working propeller that is powered by solar panels on the top of its wings.
Sanyo have brought out a new system called the Sanyo Air Washer Plus which uses electrolyzed water and a HEPA filter to clean the air of various particles and gasses. The system is designed for home use and is called Air Washer Plus.
I hope you all have a fantastic Christmas with your friends and family! Our eco-gadget articles will resume on 28th December!
The Stingray Solar-Powered Pocket Torch is a compact, light and powerful LED torch. The double LED lights provide a bright output for this little torch. With a keychain built into the design the torch is easily attached to a keyring or bag to be with you when you need it.
Industrial designer Dennis Cheng has designed a simple system to keep fruit and veg cool without using any electricity, in fact only using the cooling powers of evaporation. This concept is to help draw people away from a reliance on fridges and return to more natural methods of cooling and storing foods. This concept design has been named eva2o.
Solar Star Lights can illuminate any garden with their white LED lights. These weatherproof lights can be used to decorate many different garden elements like trees, bushes and archways, bringing light to shady spots as night falls.
The Solar Air Purifier is an easy to use portable device that cleans the air giving you a healthy, odor neutralised environment. By simply placing it near any window the Solar Air Purifier will clean the air silently using its high-efficiency photo-catalysis and active carbon filter to scrub the air of any smoke and smells.
The Solar-Powered Digital Window Thermometer is a digital thermometer that simply sticks to the outside of your window, giving you the current outdoor temperature. No need to venture outside to see how cold it is, as you just need to open the curtains to read it! The window thermometer uses a solar panel to charge itself during the day, saving the need for conventional batteries. (more…)