Eco Friendly Gadgets: Fujitsu launches wind-powered laptop in Japan

fujitsu fmv biblo mg Eco Factor: The laptop is powered by clean wind energy. Showing concern for the environment, Fujitsu has taken one more green step to boost the eco-conscious trend in the Japanese market. The FMV-BIBLO LOOX U/C50NA, wind-powered laptop that was launched in the market on Tuesday is estimated to reduce carbon emissions up to 18 kilograms in its total life span. Fujitsu will purchase a Green Power Certificate equivalent to the total electricity the PC will consume in the course of its operating lifespan. Technically, the PC is one of the smallest in size, with a 5.6- inch screen that swivel around and folds back on itself. Like other common machines, it runs on an Intel Atom Processor, includes a 120GB hard disk drive and 1GB RAM. Presently, it will be available in the Japanese market only as no details have been revealed for foreign markets. It will be available at Fujitsu’s Web Mart online store for a price of ¥113,800 (US$1,160). Japan Natural Energy Co. will provide wind power credits on each model. Via: PCWorld