D.light’s premium portable solar light, full of features such as multiple light settings, a cell phone charger and a separate solar panel. Perfect for power outages and remote locations without electric capabilities. Offers four brightness settings, 16 hours of LED light on a day’s charge with USB port to charge cell phones. 100 hour nightlight [Read More...]
smartercities: How doctors tapped into cloud to promote better health in Haiti Post 2010 earthquake in Haiti, two American doctors created a humanitarian, non-profit program named Colleagues In Care in an effort to provide education and training to those who were affected by the earthquake.
A solar-powered water purifier that makes clean water available to even the most remote populations.
Karl Ziegler Strasse, Adlershof, Berlin
Want to know how the Dutch design their intersections so that they’re friendly for cyclists? Then check out this video. It’s amazing what you can achieve when you actually care about something and you put thought and intent into it.
The majority of silicon solar photovoltaics use silver to conduct electricity but thanks in part to help from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, TetraSun is using copper as a conductor instead of silver. The approach, along with the results and the cost-savings have helped TetraSun and NREL win a 2013 R&D top 100 award from [Read More...]
The village wasn’t on the grid, but some families had solar panels to power a few bare light bulbs, and top two richest families had satellite dishes for TV.
Scientists have now found a way to predict when we’ve reached the global warming point-of-no-return.