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Solar Lamps For Developing Nations

Famous Danish artist Olafur Eliasson has done fabulous things in his career. One of his mind blowing arts was of New York City waterfalls. Well, this time around, he is thinking of something different; something unique that can actually help people all over the world. He is making solar powered lamps that can glow like the sun.

3D Solar Panels More Efficient Than Predecessors

A 3D solar panel was a research project for some MIT students and it was found that this kind of three dimension solar capturing tower proved to be more efficient than the regular solar sheets. It was 2 to 20 times more effective than the normal solar sheets we are using now a days. The design is

Biggest Solar Energy Boat

The biggest solar energy boat is totally plan to run on solar cells and is equipped with a great number of solar cells. This boat is planned to take the entire route of the world with all its solar panel energy. This boat is named as TÛRANOR which is termed to be the world’s biggest sailing

First Solar Powered Night Flight a Reality

It may sound as useful as a solar-powered torch, but an aircraft fuelled by the sun has accomplished its first ever manned night flight. The aircraft, built by Swiss company Solar Impulse, also broke the records for highest altitude and longest duration for a piloted solar flight. The craft took off at 6:51 local time yesterday

Top 10 Solar Powered Concept Cars

Solar energy is one of the most impressive and easily available sources of green energy that has the potential to power everything from the PMPs we carry to the cars we drive. Toyota has already started exploring the potential of solar energy by announcing that it will use solar panels in its next-generation Prius hybrid

BMW Solar Concept Car

It must be fun to be a car designer. It definitely seems that 24-year-old Pforzheim University graduate Anne Forschner had a good time coming up with her BMW Lovos concept, which can alternatively look either like a frightened porcupine or svelte salmon, depending on its needs at the time.