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eMonitor – Total Home Energy Management System

By Anita (EnviroGadget Writer) on September 10th, 2010

eMonitor - Total Home Energy Managment System

The eMonitor system allows you to easily monitor the electrical usage of your household in detail. The system can track  the electricity being used by each and every circuit in the home and can allow monitoring of usage at the appliance level. This information is used to produce a tailor-made list of suggestions for your home to reduce your energy usage and allows you to take control of the electricity use in your household.

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Fuel Cell Projects for the Evil Genius

By Anita (EnviroGadget Writer) on September 9th, 2010

Fuel Cell Projects for the Evil Genius

The book Fuel Cell Projects for the Evil Genius introduces you to a world of build-it-yourself fuel cell projects. Each project has detailed instructions and illustrations that help to take you step by step through a variety of fuel cell projects with a focus on the benefits of sustainable power sources.

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Eco-Friendly Mobile Phone – Sony Ericsson Elm

By Dan (EnviroGadget Writer) on September 8th, 2010

Sony Ericsson Elm

I’ve had the good fortune to review a new eco-friendly mobile phone by Sony Ericsson. The Sony Ericsson Elm looks like just any other full-featured mobile phone, but has a whole raft of eco-friendly features. Features include use of recycled plastics, electronic manual on the phone, no hazardous chemicals, minimised packaging and water-based paints. (more…)

Mandles – Recycled Beer Glass Candles for Men

By Anita (EnviroGadget Writer) on September 8th, 2010

Mandles – candles for men

These candles have been specifically designed to appeal to men. Mandles are candles which are encased in recycled glass beer bottles that help to freshen up any room with their scent without causing the embarrassment scented candles can bring to some men.

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Solar-Powered Digital Camera Strap Design Concept

By Anita (EnviroGadget Writer) on September 7th, 2010

Solar Camera Strap

The Solar Camera Strap is a concept design to help combat the continually experienced issue of cameras running out of power just when you wish to take a few pictures. The strap is meant to be worn while you are wearing your camera outdoors to store electricity that can then be used to charge your camera while you are out and about.

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Clip-On Wearable Mosquito Repeller

By Anita (EnviroGadget Writer) on September 6th, 2010

Clip On Mosquito Repeller

This Clip On Mosquito Repeller requires no artificial chemicals, it uses a natural essential oil to keep the flying pests away from you. The repeller gives off a slight floral scent unlike many sprays and creams. Because the repeller clips onto you your skin is left free of any sticky or greasy residues.

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Emergency Solar Charger for the Apple iPhone and iPod Touch

By Dan (EnviroGadget Writer) on September 4th, 2010
Emergency Solar Charger for Apple iPhone - with iPhone

Emergency Solar Charger - Charging iPhone

As the name suggests, the Emergency Solar Charger for the Apple iPhone and iPod Touch is a compact little solar-powered battery and charger, which can be used to charge up your iPod Touch or iPhone in an emergency. The charger contains a battery which is charged up via the solar panel. When you need the extra power, you just connect the charger to the iPhone. The charger will automatically charge the iPhone, giving it roughly 20% of charge. (more…)

Tin Can Recycling with the Frog Can Crusher

By Anita (EnviroGadget Writer) on September 3rd, 2010

Frog Can Crusher

This Frog Can Crusher helps you to be able to crush your cans in style. By crushing your cans you can help save space in any recycling bin, or make it easier to transport the cans to a recycling center.

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Homemade USB Bike Generator

By Anita (EnviroGadget Writer) on September 2nd, 2010

DIY USB Bike Generator

The DIY USB Bike Generator allows you to create your very own generator for powering your portable electronics from your bicycle. The bike generator can be used to provide power for any device that can be charged through a USB port, allowing those with interest in making their own environmentally friendly devices the ability to charge their electronics from their cycling.

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Eco Gadget Gallery for August 2010

By Dan (EnviroGadget Writer) on September 1st, 2010