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Solar energy blossoms into powering awesome wearables

Solar powered products have become quite popular these days, owing to their stylish design and functionality. In addition, these products help users go green without compromising the fashion and style. The latest in this trend is the solar powered product that you can actually wear. Here are five such wearable products powered by solar energy that offer a slew of benefits for the wearer. Continue reading Solar energy blossoms into powering awesome wearables

Dealing with the question: Can solar energy combat poverty and bring social development?

Sitting inside comfortable, air-conditioned rooms, we hardly ever spare any thoughts about the millions of people who do not have access to electricity. There are several off the grid regions which do not get electricity and have to live in the darkness. Education is a privilege for these people and they cannot even hope for a better tomorrow. Solar power is one of the viable solutions that can end their misery and give them access to not just light but also education and better health facilities. Continue reading Dealing with the question: Can solar energy combat poverty and bring social development?

Solar the winner: Here’s why the solar is outpacing fossil fuels

The growth in the solar energy sector is evident over the past few years. At the same time, fossil fuels are losing their power. It is no longer correct to assume that solar is not ready to phase out fossil fuels as a source of energy across the world. There have been such advancements in the field of solar energy production and facility installation that it has led solar becoming a major competitor for fossil fuels. Let us check out some major reasons that have changed the scene. Continue reading Solar the winner: Here’s why the solar is outpacing fossil fuels

Swiss Energy Company BKW creates world’s first solar powered submarine

Solar powered vehicle concepts have been creating buzz for quite some time now. When these vehicles would come in production, they will use the energy of the sun absorbed by photovoltaic cells fitted on the exterior frame to move around. Without sunlight, these vehicles would need to rely on the energy stored in their batteries. Continue reading Swiss Energy Company BKW creates world’s first solar powered submarine

Religious communities that have set examples with renewable energy use

There are several communities now days that have started caring for the environment together. You may call such communities eco villages. In these eco villages, every individual tries to share work with others and tries to live in the same space with community members. Since these people share their vision of going eco-friendly, they take steps together to ensure the use of renewable energy only. There are several religious communities too that now power their lives through solar energy. Let us have a look at some of these nature-friendly groups. Continue reading Religious communities that have set examples with renewable energy use

Awesome solar powered gadgets to get most out of camping

For those looking to make their camping sustainable, they would need to ensure that the gadgets they take along are eco-friendly as well. Accordingly, here are some awesome solar powered camping gadgets that you simply cannot do without while on a camping trip. Continue reading Awesome solar powered gadgets to get most out of camping

Tips and tricks for adding a greener touch to your jewelry

If you really care for your environment and want to take every step possible in this direction, then it is also an important aspect to look at your jewelry options before buying them in future. You can actually make your jewelry green too. If you want to know the ways to do this, then you should check out some beneficial tips given below. Continue reading Tips and tricks for adding a greener touch to your jewelry

Danish solar powered e-bike is kickass and green

Electric bikes have been around for quite some time now. However, the standard issue with these e-bikes is the charging, as they require a dedicated electrical outlet to plug and charge them. While solar bikes can provide a possible alternative to this scenario, the myriad photovoltaic cells and panels, mounted all over the bike, would make it look more like sci-fi contraption than a normal bike. Continue reading Danish solar powered e-bike is kickass and green

Tips, tricks and advice for recycling your old devices

Nowadays, everyone keeps buying one or the other gadget that comes new to the market. Thus, there are several items that are discarded by them simply for being old. It can be a tough job to dispose of such items, as these are unsafe to be thrown into a dustbin. The only way to get rid of your old gadgets is to recycle them. Check out here some ways through which your old devices can now be recycled without any confusion and tension. Continue reading Tips, tricks and advice for recycling your old devices

Solar Copter – The first solar powered helicopter

With several companies coming forward with DIY, easy to assemble quadcopters, drones have become quite popular over the past few years. Powered by batteries and operated by a hand held remote control, these quadcopters offer a bird’s eye view of the surrounding areas. Continue reading Solar Copter – The first solar powered helicopter