Tag Archives: eco trends

Power Ledger | Blockchain Energy Marketplace

Blockchain Technology Used For Green Energy Power Ledger to test peer-to-peer renewable energy marketplace. Blockchain Definition | Investopedia A blockchain is a digitized, decentralized, public ledger of all cryptocurrency transactions. Originally developed as the accounting method for the virtual currency Bitcoin, blockchains, … Continue reading

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MobileMill | Portable Power Generator

MobileMill generates solar and wind power during emergencies. WindStream Technologies has developed MobileMill a portable power station designed to assist first responders at disaster sites. MobileMill combines the hybrid technology of WindStream’s SolarMill with vertical axis wind turbines creating a high-density power generator. … Continue reading

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Protoprint | Fair Trade 3D-Printing Filament

Pickers Paid For Recycling Plastic Used As Filament Protoprint partners with plastic pickers to create the world’s first fair trade 3D-printing filament. The Protoprint initiative is a social enterprise aimed at empowering recycling pickers, by partnering with co-operatives in India. … Continue reading

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Soda Bottle Light Blub | The Lightie

Coke Bottle Light Bulb Helps Illuminate Africa The Lightie is a system that uses an empty bottle and a solar filament to provide cheap light in the places that need it most. Even though the light bulb was invented in … Continue reading

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Spherical Power Generator | Rawlemon Solar Devices

Giant Glass Orb Could Replace The Solar Panel Rawlemon is a spherical sun concentrating system. The solar energy industry is still in the process of exploring how to make photo voltaic panels more efficient and less intrusive. Researchers at Stanford … Continue reading

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Eco3Spray | Tap Water to Bacteria Killing Ozone Spray

Tap Water Becomes Germ-Killing Ozone   Eco3Spray is a handheld device that makes tap water an E. coli and salmonella killer. Chlorine bleach is often used by catering facilities to ensure food prep surfaces are clean, but come with a strong … Continue reading

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Re-purposed Roadside Billboards | The Other Side Project

Old billboards used to build homes in Thailand The Other Side campaign modified road-side advertisements to be re-purposed as walls for small shelters. Home Pro used their road-side advertisements as a way to help poor people construct makeshift housing. The project … Continue reading

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Recycled Silicone Jewelry | Belle Noir

Fashionable recycled silicone jewelry from baking molds. Jewelry Website | http://www.bellenoir.nl/ Source | http://www.notcot.org/

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Multi-Family Shipping Container Developments | Detroit

Shipping-container apts set to break ground in Woodbridge, Corktown Detroit’s first shipping container building is about to break ground in Corktown. Three Squared (formerly Exceptional Green Living) plans to begin building a couple model units of the larger multi-family project … Continue reading

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All Clear | Portable Water Purifier

Bottle uses UV light to sterilize unsafe drinking water New from California-based CamelBak the All Clear water bottle uses a built-in UV light to eliminate impurities and make water safe for drinking. Disinfecting water of questionable purity is a challenge … Continue reading

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