34543 Results for

solar-photovoltaic power

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Power Practical PowerPot V

The Power Practical PowerPot V is a useful gadget for connected outdoor-types, and $149 seems like a fair price for anywhere charging capability -- whether you're camping under the stars or hanging out at home during a power outage.

Jan. 23, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating Jan. 23, 2014

MSRP: $149.00

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Cobra CPP 300

The CPP 50, 100, and 300 enable users to juice of their mobile device's battery when no outlets are to be found.

Jan. 5, 2014

MSRP: $49.95

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Solar thermal plants scrap steam for photovoltaic

Developers of solar thermal power plants are scrapping plans to use steam technology in favor of ever-cheaper solar panels.

By Jul. 1, 2011

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Solar-powered smart park benches charge your gear

Some benches in Boston parks offer more than a place to sit. They also charge your gadgets, track noise levels, and watch the weather.

By Jun. 30, 2014

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Logitech Solar Keyboard Folio for iPad

Logitech's clever Solar Keyboard Folio hooks iPad users up with a quality typing experience on the go, no USB charger required: it really does work as advertised.

Jun. 29, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating Jun. 29, 2012
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Logitech Wireless Solar Keyboard K760

With its built-in solar-powered battery, the sleek Logitech Wireless Solar Keyboard K760 will save you money in the long run and is a better deal than Apple's Bluetooth Wireless Keyboard.

Jun. 15, 2012

4.5 stars Editors' rating Jun. 15, 2012
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Solar-powered Skylock smart bike lock offers security, sharing

Velo Labs has come up with a bike lock that alerts owners to possible thefts, alerts emergency responders to possible crashes, and has a keyless entry that lets users share bikes Airbnb-style.

By May. 15, 2014

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Solar road could change how we power the world

The Solar Roadway hopes to use the large, flat areas provided by roads to generate solar power, decreasing the reliance on fossil fuel energy.

By May. 13, 2014

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Google buys solar-powered drone company Titan Aerospace

Just a month after word came that Facebook was interested in the 20-person drone maker, Google snatches it up for an undisclosed sum.

By Apr. 14, 2014

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Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

Though there's nothing extraordinary about it, the SX600 HS is a solid choice for snapshooters wanting a simple step up from a smartphone without sacrificing on-the-go sharing.

Jun. 24, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating Jun. 24, 2014