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3 Solar Powered Home Appliances

Home appliances consume up to a massive 20% of our total energy use, so it makes sense, both from a financial and an environmental viewpoint, to find ways to either cut down our energy...

London’s Iconic Red Phone Booths Go Green: The ‘SolarBox’ Mobile Charging Station

Ask yourself: When was the last time you used a phone box to make a call?Last week? Last month? Last year? 2 years? 3 years?Yeah, it’s been a while for me too.Still, I bet if you've...
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Solar-powered bike lock gives your bike (and life) some added protection

If you're a bike owner, you know there's nothing worse than the fear of having your primary mode of transportation stolen. Or worse yet, the fear of what would happen to you if you...
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Solar Powered Gadgets for an Easier Lifestyle

Solar Powered Gadgets - To Make Your Life Easier At a time when we’re all becoming more dependent on our electronic gadgets, power prices are soaring. It’s hard to imagine life without our laptops, smartphones,...
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Personal-sized wind turbine for charging your gadgets

One of the most popular eco-gadgets in recent years are portable solar chargers that let you power up your smartphones, tablets or music players when you're far away from a power outlet or battery...
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Got Some New Tech Over the Holidays? Great – But Don’t Forget Your E-Waste

The hottest selling items this holiday season were electronic gadgets – from smartphones and tablets, to gaming systems and televisions.Our electronic-driven world has changed our society, by making everything within a tap, swipe and...
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5 Must Have Water Saving Gadgets for your Home

A few years ago it used to be only the ardent environmentalists who were bothered about their impact on the planet and worried about issues such as global warming. Nowadays though most of us...
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5 Gadgets You May Not Know are Changing the Green Tech Industry

When it comes to green technology, solar power, wind power and other technologies often steal the spotlight. However, there are a number of gadgets and technologies helping to improve the energy efficiency of homes...

6 Environmental Benefits of eTextbooks

The eBook revolution has been underway in the 21st century as Amazon and Apple have helped popularize the digital publishing format with eBook reading devices.Other companies have acted as partners, providing the books.As more students get their degrees...
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Greener Camping: 5 Toys to Add to Your Camping Gear

How eco-friendly is your camping surplus? Yes, even camping gear can benefit from a green perspective in a variety of ways.This isn't like the camping of old where Dad would fire up the Coleman...