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CES 2015: LG will unveil its New 4K Ultra HD TV with Quantum Dot Technology

CES 2015: LG will unveil its New 4K Ultra HD TV with Quantum Dot Technology

Budweiser Super Bowl 2015 Ad leaks

Budweiser Super Bowl 2015 Ad leaks

Google Car Initiative to go ahead via Android

Google Car Initiative to go ahead via Android

Sony cancels The Interview Release on Christmas

Sony cancels The Interview Release on Christmas

Energy conversion

Nuclear Fusion Reactor Breakthrough Made Says Lockheed Martin

Nuclear Fusion Reactor Breakthrough Made Says Lockheed Martin Lockheed Martin announced that they are working on a compact fusion reactor (CFR) that could be ready in 10 years.

Oct 16 2014, 8:29am CDT

Federico Capasso: Generating Electricity by Releasing Infrared Light

Federico Capasso: Generating Electricity by Releasing Infrared Light One of the less appreciated privileges of becoming a tenured professor at Harvard University is that most people consider even your wildest ideas seriously. Federico Capasso, the Robert L. Wallace Professor of Applied...

Mar 3 2014, 8:31pm CST

Stampede Of Investors Sue Spain Over Cuts In Solar Subsidies

Investors Sue Spain Over Cuts In Solar Subsidies A flurry of investor lawsuits filed against Spain in recent months may make it more difficult to finance renewable energy projects in the future. On Wednesday, Masdar, which invests in renewable energy...

Feb 19 2014, 4:21pm CST

World's Largest Solar Thermal power plant goes online in California

World's Largest Solar Thermal power plant goes online in California Power generation is underway at massive solar facility

Feb 14 2014, 8:28am CST

Do We Really Need Nuclear Fusion for Power?

Do We Really Need Nuclear Fusion for Power? The science of nuclear fusion took a major step forward today. The National Ignition Facility (NIF) at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory blasted a small amount of deuterium and...

Feb 13 2014, 2:21am CST

When (and Where) Solar LED Lighting Makes Sense

When (and Where) Solar LED Lighting Makes Sense Right now, very few businesses or real estate development companies would think first about using solar panels to run their outdoor lights, but in places where’s no established cabling, solar lights really can make...

Feb 11 2014, 7:30pm CST

Bird Deaths Stop Wind Power Project In Ohio

Bird Deaths Stop Wind Power Project In Ohio A wind power project near Toledo, Ohio has been delayed due to concerns about the impact the project would have on migrating birds in the area. The wind turbine was scheduled to be built at Camp Perry, a National Guard...

Feb 3 2014, 1:05am CST

Recharge Your Wardrobe: Fashion and Tech Collide with emPOWERED

Recharge Your Wardrobe: Fashion and Tech Collide with emPOWERED Tired of schlepping around a phone charger with you all day, only to find that you have nowhere to charge your phone? emPOWERED is a line of tech-enabled fashion that launched this week with the intention of solving...

Jan 31 2014, 3:12am CST

CES 2015 News
Sprint, FedEx Support Hydrogen Fuel Cell Tests

Sprint, FedEx Back Hydrogen Fuel Cell Tests The flurry of corporate interest in hydrogen fuel cells continued this week with telecommunications giant Sprint announcing that it will use the emerging technology as a means of backing up power for rooftop network...

Jan 30 2014, 11:15pm CST

Energy Storage: Winning/Losing In The Market

Energy Storage: Winning/Losing In The Market Bottling up wind and solar energies would be a critical component of their success.  And while such energy storage devices are making market headway, they are losing some ground at the same time. Two current events...

Jan 27 2014, 9:25pm CST

Do not Expect Solar Cells In iPhone 6

Do not Expect Solar Cells In iPhone 6 Back in November of 2013, I explained in detail the rationale for a sapphire screen on Apple (AAPL) iPhone 6 in my column on Forbes titled Sapphire Screen For iPhone 6 Could Be A Real Gem.  Since then, media...

Jan 27 2014, 9:13am CST

The Rise Of Thin-Film Solar Technology

The Rise Of Thin-Film Solar Technology I am a sucker for data visualization graphics, especially if the data involved energy innovation. Needless to say, I was thrilled to discover a dynamic mapping of the geographic history of thin-film solar cell...

Jan 27 2014, 4:45am CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Sunsocket Solar Generator from Aspect Technologies, Inc

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Sunsocket Solar Generator from Aspect Technologies, Inc CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Sunsocket Solar Generator from Aspect Technologies, Inc

Jan 15 2014, 11:42am CST

Folsom Labs: Another Example Why Solar Is The Future

Folsom Labs: Another Example Why Solar Is The Future In solar, bankability is the ultimate four-letter word. Getting final bank approval is one of the most arduous, and needlessly expensive, processes in putting together commercial or utility solar power plants....

Jan 13 2014, 1:01pm CST

Solar Installer Takes Google Glass Up On The Roof

Solar Installer Takes Google Glass Up On The Roof One of the residential solar industry’s ongoing challenges surrounds standardizing and speeding up the time it takes to get installations approved and in place. One small installer in San Diego is viewing this problem...

Jan 13 2014, 9:11am CST

I4U news

Mosaic Plans Overseas Expansion With Its Kickstarter-Style Solar Campaigns Mosaic, a California startups that raises solar project investments through kickstarter-like campaigns, plans to expand overseas to communities with little or no access to electricity. The company just won $1 million...

Jan 8 2014, 4:11pm CST

DOE Mentions Technology Behind The Home Nuclear Reactor In Funding Opportunity

DOE Mentions Technology Behind The Home Nuclear Reactor In Funding Opportunity The Department of Energy included low energy nuclear reactions—which NASA scientists have said could fuel home nuclear reactors—among other representative technologies in a $10 million funding opportunity it announced...

Jan 4 2014, 12:56pm CST

Ascent Solar EnerPlex Case line to Surface at CES 2014

Ascent Solar EnerPlex Case line to Surface at CES 2014 Solar charging cases will be available for the iPhone 5/5S

Jan 2 2014, 11:44am CST

United Wind Bets Leasing Will Transform The 'Small Wind' Market

United Wind Bets Leasing Will Transform The 'Small Wind' Market In September, I wrote about how certain wind technology and fuel-cell technology companies are borrowing a page from the success of companies like SolarCity that pioneered the solar leasing model responsible for an...

Dec 23 2013, 12:46pm CST

I4U news

Britain Has Installed Too Much Solar Power Too Early That Britain currently has half a million households with solar panels is hailed as some great victory: I insist that it’s a disaster. That in the next couple of years a further half million will be installed is said to...

Dec 21 2013, 6:16am CST

Universal Laptop Charger Standard Announced by IEC to Reduce E-Waste

Universal Laptop Charger Standard Announced by IEC to Reduce E-Waste IEC publishes first first globally relevant technical specification (standard) for a universal laptop charger to significantly reduced the e-waste.

Dec 18 2013, 5:35am CST

Apple Plans to Build a Solar Panel Farm for Nevada Data Center in Reno

Apple Plans to Build a Solar Panel Farm for Nevada Data Center in Reno Apple has made certain plans for its data center in Reno, Nevada. It wants to set up a solar panel farm for this particular data center. The renewable energy proposal is part of Apple’s environment-friendly strategy.

Jul 2 2013, 6:44am CDT

AT&T Launches Free Street Charge Solar Mobile Stations in NYC

AT&T Launches Free Street Charge Solar Mobile Stations in NYC Solar power is the “in” thing right now. That is why AT&T began its Street Charge program in coordination with Goal Zero. It will provide free solar power for smartphones at 25 mobile recharge stations all across New York City.

Jun 19 2013, 4:22am CDT

Google X Acquires Makani Power

Google X Acquires Makani Power It is indeed a case of perfect timing. Google has just acquired Makani Power, the wind power company in its latest bid for more on its menu. The ideal merger, Google X will take Makani with it forward into the bright future of alternative energy.

May 23 2013, 9:55am CDT

Dads and Grads Gift Ideas 2012: The Solar Powered Wireless Speaker

Dads and Grads Gift Ideas 2012: The Solar Powered Wireless Speaker This is a great gift idea for dad and any graduate.

May 21 2012, 10:30am CDT

Dad and Grads Gift Ideas 2012: The Solar Charging iPad Case

Dad and Grads Gift Ideas 2012: The Solar Charging iPad Case Great gift for an environmental savvy person.

May 15 2012, 10:52am CDT

Logitech Solar Keyboard Folio for the Apple iPad is official

Logitech Solar Keyboard Folio for the Apple iPad is official New Solar Keyboard Folio Provides Hassle-Free Protection with Minimal Bulk for the New, Third-Generation Apple iPad and iPad 2.

May 3 2012, 3:21am CDT

PowerPot Generates Electricity Using a Thermoelectric Cooking Pot

PowerPot Generates Electricity Using a Thermoelectric Cooking Pot Pot creates electricity as you boil water

Apr 6 2012, 3:30pm CDT

CES 2012: The Solar-Powered Kindle Charger

CES 2012: The Solar-Powered Kindle Charger You'll never need an outlet again!

Jan 9 2012, 10:42am CST

Apple and Samsung test Solar Technology for Gadgets

Apple and Samsung test Solar Technology for Gadgets Samsung recently launched a Solar Powered netbook, is an Solar iPhone in the near future?

Jul 27 2011, 9:04am CDT

Samsung NC215 Solar Netbook is available for Pre-Order on Amazon

Samsung NC215 Solar Netbook is available for Pre-Order on Amazon Go Solar, Go Solar.

Jul 12 2011, 8:30am CDT

6 Tips For Living Well on Solar Power

6 Tips For Living Well on Solar Power It's easier than you think.

Jun 26 2011, 12:49pm CDT

Solar Powered Clothing: The Future of Mobile Charging, 2 Years Out?

Solar Powered Clothing: The Future of Mobile Charging, 2 Years Out? UK Military on the verge of Awesome.

Mar 21 2011, 2:09pm CDT

Portable Geiger Counter's for Personal Use

A Guide to Portable Geiger Counter for Personal Use Stay informed and never worry if authorities are being honest about possible nuclear disasters at nuclear reactors

Mar 16 2011, 1:15pm CDT

Goal Zero Sherpa 50 Solar Charging Kit Review: Bringing The Grid With You

Goal Zero Sherpa 50 Solar Charging Kit Review: Bringing The Grid With You Mother nature and I together couldn't kill these panels.

Feb 27 2011, 1:06pm CST

Taking My Smartphone 'Off The Grid' with Solar Power

Taking My Smartphone 'Off The Grid' with Solar Power It is surprisingly easy.

Feb 3 2011, 3:02pm CST

Famed Modder Can Charge Android Phones With A Crank

Famed Modder Can Charge Android Phones With A Crank Now that's pretty handy

Jan 25 2011, 5:13pm CST

The Future of Green Gadgetry: Electrolysis?

The Future of Green Gadgetry: Electrolysis? Also: What is Electrolysis?

Jan 18 2011, 11:54am CST