A new compact fluorescent light (CFL) claims to reduce the mercury exposure health risks associated with broken bulbs.
Would you be more likely to remember to deal with “vampire power” if you had to physically turn the plug left or right when it is in the socket? That’s the idea behind the concept Power Socket Switch.
mPower Technologies has won a coveted award for the upcoming Consumer Electronics Show by developing an emergency light whose battery has a shelf life of at least 20 years.
A program launched in California to label at retail televisions which are even more energy efficient than Energy Star recommendations has now spread to the Northwest.
A huge solar-paneled project rising up on an Air Force base in Arizona is set to become the country’s largest solar-powered community to date, generating 75 percent of its power needs.
Toshiba was recently showcasing a new portable fuel cell charger as an alternative energy source for very power hungry mobile consumer electronics, such as cell phones.
A yearly design competition highlighting innovation in consumer focused green tech is open again for submissions, targeting February 2010 for judging and awards.