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The Inside Out of Bringing the Outside In

Friday 16th November 2012

Solar lighting will no doubt conjure up solar panels and electric lighting running off the subsequent generated energy - but that is not the case. Solar lighting refers to transferring ...

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A Golden Stream of Power

Thursday 15th November 2012

We normally wish to get rid of it as soon as we can, but maybe we should consider hanging on to it and power up our lights or devices. What ...

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Power Plants

Wednesday 14th November 2012

Using alternative energy sources is important to the future of our planet, so development is important. We have considered energy producing rocking chairs and right away it makes sense that the ...

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It's a Universal Wind-Up

Tuesday 13th November 2012

We are all about saving energy at the ESA and one of the earlier gadgets to save energy was the TV remote control. Well, it saved the energy to get out ...

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Count on Water

Monday 12th November 2012

Water is abundant, covering 71% of the earth’s surface, so if we can use it to power devices that has got to be good - saving energy from fossil fuels ...

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Time of Your Light

Friday 9th November 2012

Simple and effective ideas and gadgets always grab our interest at the ESA and we have another one for you that is not only energy saving, but offers a security ...

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Blow Baby Blow

Thursday 8th November 2012

It’s that time of year when the commercials on TV, in the magazines or on websites push the endless array of toys at you - is there a toy for ...

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Deck the Walls this Winter - Video

Wednesday 7th November 2012

As many in the more northerly latitudes face the colder autumnal and winter temperatures our energy bills are certain to soar due to the thermostats being turned up to keep ...

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One Lump or Two to Heat Your Coffee? - Video

Tuesday 6th November 2012

There is a lot of research going into alternative sources of energy and bio based fuels are high on the list - in this post we look at an ingenious ...

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Wherever the Sun May Shine - Video

Monday 5th November 2012

We are used to having energy whenever and wherever we need it, if that suddenly goes - as it has for many millions of victims of Superstorm Sandy - we ...

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No Power? Carry it With You - Video

Friday 2nd November 2012

Today we review another solar charger unit to power your smart technology, such as iPhone, Tablet or GPS, in this case over 3000 products! This unit yet again would be ...

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Rock Your Body - Charge Your iPad

Thursday 1st November 2012

We posted about a rocking chair that would convert kinetic energy into electricity to charge your iPad or a reading light back in August (go to post here) - it ...

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Save Energy by Grabbing a Cool One - Video

Wednesday 31st October 2012

If you want to drink a beer you grab a chilled one and enjoy - but if you are out and about, maybe on a boat or a camping trip ...

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Energy Mover Ideal for Frankenstorm

Tuesday 30th October 2012

With the eastern United States suffering the full effects of ‘Frankenstorm’ Sandy millions will be facing days without power. So with a thought for all those suffering we bring you another ...

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Blue Jeans Green Future - Video

Monday 29th October 2012

How would you like to impact the environment by reducing harmful emissions just by pulling on your jeans? Fashion and science have combined to achieve this very goal. Artist and designer ...

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Renewable Energy Where You Need It - Video

Friday 26th October 2012

Over the last few months we have posted about many gadgets that can supply power in remote areas or disaster zones, today we bring you something more than a gadget ...

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Save Energy Don't Wash - Video

Thursday 25th October 2012

We’ve all been there, used the nose test for our clothes. We’ve rolled out of bed, looked round for the first thing to put on, picked up yesterdays t-shirt, given ...

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Save Hot Water, Save Energy

Wednesday 24th October 2012

Water saving is important ecologically and reducing the amount of hot water we use is an important step towards energy saving. The UK’s Energy Saving Trust stated that ‘The largest ...

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Dance to an Energy Saving Beat

Tuesday 23rd October 2012

Inventor and innovator Trevor Baylis invented the wind up radio in 1989 after hearing about the importance of radio broadcasts providing education and information about AIDS in Africa. He has been ...

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Alchemy Offers Fuel Future - Video

Monday 22nd October 2012

When you get to a service station to fill up your car you may also need air and water - that could soon take on a new meaning in gas ...

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Cook - Heat - Call

Friday 19th October 2012

We often post about energy saving or eco gadgets that are primarily designed for use in the wild, camping or in emergency situations, and today we have another unique product ...

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Mow, a Beer and Save Energy - Video

Thursday 18th October 2012

Looking more like something that should be circulating Le Mans, but this is not a high performance racing machine just a lawnmower and an ideal 'man's toy!' To be fair it ...

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Pebble Shower

Wednesday 17th October 2012

We are interested in environmental issues on this blog - not just energy saving, so today we thought we would post about saving water. Using a shower is far better than ...

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Energy Flight of Fancy - Video

Tuesday 16th October 2012

A major concern for potential owners of electric vehicles is running out of energy and the nearest charging point still being a few miles away - or we guess even ...

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Heat Flow - Video

Monday 15th October 2012

As the autumnal weather creeps across the northern hemisphere heating is switched back on and the energy bills will rise - we need the heat but can we still save ...

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