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Articles from September 2012

Bury the Vampires

Friday 28th September 2012

Today we bring you another plug in power saver, but this product is a little different in its purpose - that is, it controls the power to accessories or peripheries ...

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Travel Desk

Thursday 27th September 2012

Mobile working is commonplace. Wherever there is a WiFi hotspot you will discover people working on their laptops or tablets, usually with a latte on the table in front of ...

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Pedaling Electric

Wednesday 26th September 2012

Bicycle’s come to the fore again on our posts, but this one has an electric motor - so is it energy saving and environmentally friendly? Or is it a lazy ...

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The Future Urban Vehicle? - Video

Tuesday 25th September 2012

In a post last month we looked at the development of a fast, sleek electric sports car, the Nemesis, which indicates the way most electrically powered cars are developing, not ...

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Solar Cool Car

Monday 24th September 2012

When the weather is hot there is nothing worse than facing a plunge into a boiling hot car that has been sat turning into an oven while you are away ...

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HD 3D Energy Saving - Video

Friday 21st September 2012

We swing from the cool and quirky Lego Man Light in yesterday’s post to the ultra-cool today with a superb Blu-ray player, capable of 3D play back but also eco-friendly ...

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Coolest Dynamo Light Ever - Video

Thursday 20th September 2012

We all loved LEGO when we were young - and some of us still do even though we're a lot older - well now you can save energy with LEGO ...

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Potted Energy

Wednesday 19th September 2012

We are posting about another solar product today - but this is a little different, well a lot actually, the main similarity is the spelling and reliance on the sun. ...

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Usable Solar Power on the Go

Tuesday 18th September 2012

As we have seen from the many posts on this blog, storing small amounts of solar energy for running a small lamp or charging a phone is easily achievable, but ...

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Light Up The Trash

Monday 17th September 2012

What do you do with used plastic bottles? If you are ‘environmentally aware’ you will look to recycle them, but why not put them to good use. It is not ...

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Ping - Some Energy With Your Burrito

Friday 14th September 2012

As you nuke your TV Dinner in the microwave did you realize you are allowing a vital energy source to dissipate into the ether. Microwaves aren’t smart, they don’t know what ...

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Go Now - But Go Efficiently

Thursday 13th September 2012

Many of us use GPS to take a short trip to a local restaurant or a journey of many hundreds of miles to some remote location - but it won’t ...

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See UFO See Energy - Video

Wednesday 12th September 2012

We have stated in previous posts that if you can see the energy you are using you can control it, allowing you to turn off what you don’t need or ...

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21st Century Flintstone Bike

Tuesday 11th September 2012

We have posted about bicycles, static or otherwise, that can produce energy but of course the common or garden bike is an energy and environmental saver in itself. No fuel, ...

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Flapping Over Energy Leaks

Monday 10th September 2012

The wind blows cold and the letter box on the front door flaps back and forth sending an icy blast through the house. In many places people have a letterbox fitted ...

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Have a Gas While Cooking and Saving

Friday 7th September 2012

We generally post about electricity savings - not always - but electricity is more or less central to most of what we write about, whether it be saving energy or ...

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Green Future Fuel

Thursday 6th September 2012

If you have a garden pond, live near a river, the sea, a creek or even just keep fish you will soon come to hate algae - the green slimy ...

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Sun-Light Calling - Video

Wednesday 5th September 2012

Over the past couple of years several companies have produced solar powered mobile/cell phones, but they have tended to be expensive, particularly for third world countries and developing economies where ...

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Cycle of Power

Tuesday 4th September 2012

Cycling is regarded as probably the most environmentally friendly form of transport, but the pedal power also generates energy, as we posted recently with static bicycles in a Brazilian jail. Dynamos ...

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A Little Bit of Sun in Your Hand

Monday 3rd September 2012

You are plunged into the dark when there is a power-out due to extreme weather or even just more energy demand than the power grid can supply - you could ...

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