This Orange-powered Billboard certainly makes a statement. Instead of drawing mains electricity to light up, the billboard uses a large quantity of oranges to produce its energy, powering the board in a more environmentally friendly way.
Archive for June, 2011
These Dryer Cubes are a great way to help your clothes to dry faster and softer without the need for chemicals. Simply placing the cubes with your wet laundry into your tumble dryer allows them to help speed up the drying process and soften your clothes without the need for fabric softeners or tumble dryer sheets.
The Eco-pulse is an novel way of keeping track of your electrical usage. The device acts in a similar way to a doctors stethoscope, visualizing the electromagnetic fields of a device into a pulse informing you of the power usage of the item you are ‘listening’ to. The device is a fun way to see the energy usage of each electrical device, even on standby to help make you and your family more energy aware.
This Solar Powered Magic Globe Light can bring a touch of fantasy to your garden. The light smoothly changes through a rainbow of colours after dusk has fallen, creating an attractive feature in your outdoor area. The light can be placed on any surface and can even float in water!
The One Acre Natural Attractant Mosquito Trap allows you to take control of your outdoor spaces. The trap attracts mosquitoes and other such flying pests to itself, trapping them away safely, freeing you from their presence so you can enjoy your outdoor areas both day and night .
This Meerkat Seesaw Ornament and Solar Light provides you garden with a whimsical talking point. Many gardens require a light to help provide added safety to areas such as pathways, but why have a boring standard light when you can have a cute and funny ornament with a light!
This Recycled Circuit Board Box is a great little box for storing all those bits and pieces that often end up strewn around your computer. Made from recycled rectangles of motherboard, the box is an ideal way to keep your desk tidy while displaying your environmental and technological interests.
The Byron Elro HL24 Energy Saving Compact Fluorescent Floodlight allows you to illuminate your outdoor areas brightly and effectively while using less energy than standard halogen bulb equivalents. The floodlight enables you to constantly light an area in a more energy efficient manner.
The Midland ER102 radio is a handy multipurpose device which provides you with tools useful for both everyday use and for emergencies. The radio is powered through a wind up/crank handle, allowing you to provide the power whenever it is required ensuring that it is always ready for action.
The Anemometer & Wind Data Logger Kit allows you to accurately gauge how effective a wind turbine can be for you. The kit provides you with all the tools to build up an accurate picture to evaluate a site’s potential for a wind turbine, or to give accurate readings for those monitoring weather for things such as environmental studies or for outdoor events.