Energy Conservation


2016 Chevy Volt has 53 Miles Electric Range

2016 Chevy Volt has 53 Miles Electric Range

The EPA testing reveals 53 miles range on pure electric for the upcoming 2016 Chevy Volt hybrid car. This is almost double of t...

Aug 4 2015, 8:19am CDT

NASA Tests 10 Engine Electric Plane

NASA Tests 10 Engine Electric Plane

NASA scientists developed an electric plane with 10 engines. The prototype is called Greased Lightning or GL-10....

May 4 2015, 9:24am CDT

Walmart Rolls Out Massive LED Lighting

Walmart Rolls Out Massive LED Lighting

After a successful pilot test of the all-LED concept in Ohio, Walmart is investing in General Electric (GE) LED ceiling light f...

Apr 9 2014, 9:18am CDT

What Does 'The Equivalent of Taking Cars Off The Road' Really Mean?

What Does 'The Equivalent of Taking Cars Off The Road' Really Mean?

I saw a press release the other day heralding a new energy technology, which – if fully adopted – would take the equivalen...

Feb 25 2014, 7:31am CST

Are Air Source Heat Pumps A Threat To Geothermal Heat Pump Suppliers?

Are Air Source Heat Pumps A Threat To Geothermal Heat Pump Suppliers?

Last year, geothermal heat pump (GHP) manufacturers introduced new heat pumps with break-through efficiency based on variable-s...

Jan 15 2014, 8:11am CST

75% of Consumers would buy an Alternative Fuel Car Next says Consumer Reports Survey

75% of Consumers would buy an Alternative Fuel Car Next says Consumer Reports Survey

New Consumer Report Survey that US consumers move away from muscle cars and look at fuel economy....

May 22 2012, 8:23am CDT

Icon Solo Flashlight Review

Icon Solo Flashlight Review

Attractive and bright pocketable flashlight...

Nov 10 2011, 1:46pm CST

A Gadget-Lover Buys a Prius

A Gadget-Lover Buys a Prius

It really is the perfect car for a nerd....

Mar 7 2011, 1:44pm CST

Volkswagen to debut 1 Liter Super Efficient Vehicle at Katar Motor Show 2011

Volkswagen to debut 1 Liter Super Efficient Vehicle at Katar Motor Show 2011

Volkswagen is supposed to unveil a version of the Super Efficient Vehicle also known as the 1 Liter car at the Katar Motor Show...

Jan 17 2011, 3:03pm CST

Solar Impulse HB-SIA Solar Airplane flies at Night too

The Solar Impulse HB-SIA solar airplane we first reported about back in April flew a successful test flight yesterday. After...

Jul 8 2010, 9:09am CDT

Would You Buy A $50 Light Bulb That Lasts 17 Years?

Would You Buy A $50 Light Bulb That Lasts 17 Years?

GE has just introduced an LED light bulb that offers the most power efficiency and longest lifespan of any commercially-availab...

Apr 9 2010, 10:39am CDT

HP to unveil new Memristor Developments Today

HP to unveil new Memristor Developments Today

Memristors are seen as the enabler of brain like computers of the future. HP made headlines in 2008 with proving the existance...

Apr 8 2010, 1:13am CDT

Solar Airplane Soars To The Skies

Solar Airplane Soars To The Skies

Scientists hope to create a solar-powered airplane that can fly all the way around the world, and a prototype of this plane jus...

Apr 7 2010, 12:53pm CDT

Belkin Unveils surge Protector to Save Energy Costs for Businesses

Belkin Unveils surge Protector to Save Energy Costs for Businesses

For many homes and businesses, the cost of electricity is one of the largest expenses that they have. Belkin has announced a ne...

Sep 30 2009, 5:55am CDT

Corsair Debuts New 850W Modular PSU

Corsair Debuts New 850W Modular PSU

Corsair is most known for its line of flash drives and computer RAM. The company also makes power supplies for enthusiast PCs a...

May 29 2009, 11:00am CDT

Belkin Says Turn Off Lights and Surge Protectors for Earth Hour

Belkin Says Turn Off Lights and Surge Protectors for Earth Hour

Belkin is urging computer users to switch off their lights and surge protectors on Saturday March 28 as part of the Earth Hour...

Mar 20 2009, 8:00am CDT

Solar Powered Plane Stays Aloft 3 Days

Solar Powered Plane Stays Aloft 3 Days

A spy plane built in Brittan has stayed in the sky for 82 hours and 37 minutes setting an unofficial record for the longest con...

Aug 25 2008, 9:30am CDT

Sharp enters LED Lighting Business

Sharp enters LED Lighting Business

Sharp announces whole new lines of energy saving LED lighting products for commercial or office buildings. Sharp introduces f...

Aug 4 2008, 11:00am CDT

Memristor proven to exist by HP Labs

Memristor proven to exist by HP Labs

Today HP announced that researchers from HP Labs have proven the existence of what had previously been only theorized as the fo...

Apr 30 2008, 12:50pm CDT

Bye Bye Standby Saves on Energy Bills

Bye Bye Standby Saves on Energy Bills

A UK supplier of smart energy solutions called Domina Ltd has introduced a new line of products aimed at helping you to save en...

Apr 4 2008, 12:31pm CDT

Top 10 Tech Stories: Blu-ray won, E-Loremo, NVIDIA 9600 GT

This week marked an historic event in technology. HD DVD is officially dead, long lives Blu-ray. NVidia launched...

Feb 24 2008, 5:00am CST

Loremo plans E-Loremo Electric Car

Loremo plans E-Loremo Electric Car

German car start-up Loremo made a big splash back in 2006 with the unveiling of their ultra-efficient 157MPG Diesel powered car...

Feb 22 2008, 12:42am CST

MTech introduces Moletech Fuel Saver

MTech introduces Moletech Fuel Saver

Mtech Inc. introduces its Moletech Fuel Saver at the 2008 Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2008). The Moletech Fuel Saver is an...

Jan 5 2008, 4:00am CST

Sony PS3 could cost you £1.19 per day thanks to energy consumption

Sony PS3 could cost you £1.19 per day thanks to energy consumption

Everyone's waiting for the European launch of the PS3. It's a bit of a muted launch since the North American coverage has alre...

Mar 14 2007, 4:05am CDT

Sony wins Sustainable Energy Europe Award

Sony wins Sustainable Energy Europe Award

Sony was awarded the Sustainable Energy Europe Award at the Residence Palace in Brussels by the European Commission on February...

Feb 6 2007, 7:00am CST

Cool LED Light Bulb Lasts for 11 years

Cool LED Light Bulb Lasts for 11 years

Light bulbs are one of those things we don’t think much about typically. However, LEDtronics has a new direct replacement bulb...

Sep 28 2006, 3:00pm CDT

Loremo: The Ultra Efficient Car - 157MPG!

Loremo: The Ultra Efficient Car - 157MPG!

German Loremo AG will introduce their ultra Efficient Car at the Motor Show 2006 (site) in Geneva next week. The car start-up...

Feb 25 2006, 9:26am EST