Articles in Power Solutions

Bringing Light Into The World While Cleaning It Up!
Unfortunately, green technologies are only accessible to those who can afford them.  That’s why the MyShelter Foundation is taking sustainable building solutions to the grassroots level—the people who are in most need of low-cost infrastructures. These ideas are easily re...
Going Off The Grid For $2,000, One Group Even Goes Off Grid With Transportation
Life Off the Grid from DJ Chill Will on Vimeo. It's all the little things put together that create a home that's totally off the grid.  Using less, being wise.  This toilet uses sink rinse water to flush the toilet, effectively cutting water usage in the bathroom way down.   Here'...
Have You Ever Seen A Bicycle Do This? Student Designed Bike Blender A Campus Hit!
This student-powered initiative blends sustainability and fitness in an ingenious and delicious way. Introducing the bike blender, a made-from-scratch contraption that runs on pedal power, offering a sustainable and fun way for students to get their smoothie fix. First, students developed The Peddl...
How Would You Feel About A Cell Phone Battery That Charges In Seconds?
Imagine charging your cell phone in 1 second. There's a tiny new battery that can do that. Scientists at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have created an incredibly small, incredibly powerful battery that could vastly improve technology moving forward. The new micro-battery charges 1...
Model of Stephenson's Steam Engine - Glass
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Portland Generates Power By Running Water And Flushing Toilets!
Portland residents can now generate green electricity simply by turning on their water taps and flushing their toilets.   Fast Company reports that the Oregon city is using a state-of-the art system to capture energy from water flowing through the city’s pipelines. Small turbines installe...
Solar Hub Is Changing the World By Providing Clean Drinking Water, Elecricity, and WIFI in one Hub!
One billion people around the world do not have clean drinking water. Two billion people today do not have clean sanitation or electricity, most living like there ancestors did centuries ago. Five billion people do not have access to connectivity: which results in no access to information or ed...
Spanish Island To Be Powered By 100% Natural Energy Beginning Next Month!
El Hierro is the smallest of the Canary Islands, but next month it will make big waves when it becomes the first island in the world to go completely energy self-sufficient through a combination of wind and water power. Certainly, other islands have developed sustainable energy options, but none...
The Edison Nickel Iron Cell...Outlasts Lead Acid Batteries by Decades!
Lasting Energy Storage for Solar, Wind & Micro-Hydro-Invented over 100 years ago by Thomas Edison as a non-polluting and non-consumable alternative to Lead Acid Batteries using no heavy metals!    -Now manufactured once again worldwide after lead acid battery companies closed...
This Faucet Generates Electricity! Seriously!
There are innovative and creative ideas coming out every day.  Through the sharing of these great ideas, we can continue to dream on and better them.  This simple system allows you to generate energy every time you turn on the tap. The Pipe Waterwheel is designed to be installed inlin...