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off-grid solar


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


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


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


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


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


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


Live almost anywhere on Earth in futuristic Ecocapsule

The egg-shaped, off-grid Ecocapsule can be moved nearly anywhere you want to live for a while -- and it looks like an awesome little home.

By May 22, 2015


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


Off-the-grid texting device GoTenna attracts antisurveillance crowd

A gadget for text messaging without cell service sees a spike in interest from the pro-privacy crypto and Bitcoin communities -- even though that wasn't its creators' intention.

By September 7, 2014


Tech makes inroads in Myanmar

Since the military dictatorship ended three years ago, smartphones and more have been gaining momentum in Myanmar. But it's still very early days.

By July 6, 2014