Tag: water purifiers

Pentagon Technology and Sustainability Fair

Pentagon Hosts Clean Tech Gear Fair

It’s true, the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) recently held an “Energy and Sustainability Technology Fair” in the courtyard at the Pentagon. But no, there wasn’t a table there selling organic pumpkin-hemp muffins, with the proceeds intended for Occupy Wall… Read More
GE water filter

GE Offers Frig Water Filter Recycling

Drink purified water from the fridge rather than purchasing bottled water? You’ve done a whole lot of good for the planet, says GE — which now wants to help you take that virtuous cycle one step further by offering recycling… Read More
Purdue Woodall model

Potable Water, Electricity Come Via Cleantech

Access to clean drinking water is a major issue for people all over the world, and many of those people currently lack access to grid-fired electricity. What if the same technology could produce both potable water and electricity? New research… Read More
Solarball

Solar Powered Ball Purifies Dirty Water

Over two million children die annually from preventable causes due to contaminated water, and that number is currently on the rise, due to rapid urbanization and population growth. Monash University graduate Jonathan Liow has developed a device which may help… Read More
Habihut Solar Water Kiosk

Solar Water Purifiers Show Success In Kenya

In Kenya, as in many places around the world, there’s a great need for accessible, clean water, and for cottage industries that can empower budding entrepreneurs. A new project from Habihut addresses both. The company reports that it has successfully… Read More