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off-grid

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Samsung amongst winners in 'off-grid' super energy efficient TV design awards

Meet the best flatscreen TVs designed for the developing world to run on 'off-grid' energy, such as personal solar panels, as named by clean energy initiative Global LEAP.

By May 13, 2014

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Go off-grid with the GeeksPhone Blackphone for $629

Whether you're an anti-establishment journalist, a tabloid-dodging celebrity, or you just like a bit of privacy, the GeeksPhone Blackphone is a cell phone that won't sell out your data.

By February 24, 2014

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Nokero launches $6 solar bulb for off-grid users

The N180-Start is designed to replace kerosene as a light source. The high-end N222 solar bulb, meanwhile, can also charge your phone.

By October 22, 2013

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A zero-energy micro-home for off-grid living

A non-profit green technology company in Romania has unveiled a prefabricated house that has the capacity to be powered entirely by sustainable energies.

By May 6, 2013

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Fenix launches off-grid power for developing world

Social start-up develops off-grid charging system driven by solar panel or bike generator for people in "frontier markets" who need reliable power for mobile phones, lights, devices.

By October 5, 2010

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Off-grid solar to be used in Haiti relief efforts

Off-grid solar products for lighting, water purification, cell phones, and cooking are being donated and shipped as part of relief efforts in Haiti.

By January 20, 2010

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Going off grid? Xantrex introduces hybrid solar power inverter

Inverters are the behind-the-scene hardware to solar electric panels. A refreshed product line from Xantrex combines a renewable power source with battery back-up.

By May 5, 2008

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Stay connected without a connection?

Meet the tools that let you transfer files and send messages on your smartphone without the Internet.

By October 26, 2014

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Building anything, anywhere starts with this 3D printer

This solar-powered 3D printer fits in a suitcase and can replicate itself or print parts to build an even larger 3D printer.

By October 14, 2014

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No black art to the Blackphone's quest for smartphone privacy

While Blackphone sales are off to a lukewarm start, our hands-on with the privacy-obsessed smartphone finds that it simplifies staying secure on the go.

By September 29, 2014