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A battery that charges by moving around

Researchers at Kanazawa University in Japan created a battery, the size of a 1-yen coin, made of a very special alloy, that allows it to be many times more effective than any vibration-based energy generating device currently existing.[...]
A battery that charges by moving around
A battery that charges by moving aroundA battery that charges by moving around

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Sanyo’s “Hit” solar cell achieves world’s highest conversion efficiency

Today in Tokyo Sanyo, one of the leaders in photovoltaic technologies, announced the future mass-production of its record-breaking solar cell named Hit. Boasting an energy conversion rate of 21.6%, it is now the most efficient solar ce[...]
Sanyo’s “Hit” solar cell achieves world’s highest conversion efficiency
Sanyo’s “Hit” solar cell achieves world’s highest conversion efficiency

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Nissan Leaf launch date announced

Today Nissan hosted a press conference during which they revealed the start of sales’ date for their newest electric sensation, the Leaf. This condensed piece of technology will be available throughout Japan on December 20th, our[...]
Nissan Leaf launch date announced
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Electric Bicycles for Art Festival Visitors

Teshima, a 14.4 square km Kagawa prefecture island with a population of just over 1,000, sees tourists and visitors spike in the late summer with its hosting of an art festival held once every three years since 2000. To combat the traf[...]
Electric Bicycles for Art Festival Visitors

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BioJapan 2010 World Business Forum

The BioJapan 2010 World Business Forum will start the day after tomorrow, September 29, for a three-day run at the Pacifico Yokohama Convention Hall in Minatomirai, Yokohama. Over four hundred companies from all over the world, from ve[...]
BioJapan 2010 World Business Forum

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LG announces intention to enter water treatment business

LG Electronics reportedly said that it would start a water treatment business and actively consider investing more than $400 million to generate $7billion in sales from the new business by 2020. LG, the world’s No.2 TV maker and [...]
LG announces intention to enter water treatment business
LG announces intention to enter water treatment business

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SANYO Completes New Factory for Li-ion Batteries for Eco-friendly Vehicles

Sanyo just announced they had completed construction of their new plant dedicated to Lithium-ion batteries that will be used for electric vehicles in its Kansai Plant. With a total floor area of 42,831m2, Sanyo plans to produce 1 Milli[...]
SANYO Completes New Factory for Li-ion Batteries for Eco-friendly Vehicles
SANYO Completes New Factory for Li-ion Batteries for Eco-friendly Vehicles

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Samsung LED TV 7000 Series is the first TV to be eco-friendly certified by the Korean Government.

The TV UN55B7000WF, is the first ever LED TV to be recognized and certified by the Korean government, the KEITI or Korea Environmental Industry & Technology Institute, as being an eco-friendly product. The nomination has been base[...]
Samsung LED TV 7000 Series is the first TV to be eco-friendly certified by the Korean Government.
Samsung LED TV 7000 Series is the first TV to be eco-friendly certified by the Korean Government.Samsung LED TV 7000 Series is the first TV to be eco-friendly certified by the Korean Government.

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IFA 2008 – Sony Promotes a Sustainable Lifestyle by Showcasing Environmental Technology and Concept Design

At this year’s IFA Sony Europe demonstrated its excellence in technology and innovation by presenting a number of environmental technologies and sustainable design concepts, that together give consumers a glimpse of what a future eco-l[...]
IFA 2008 – Sony Promotes a Sustainable Lifestyle by Showcasing Environmental Technology and Concept Design
IFA 2008 – Sony Promotes a Sustainable Lifestyle by Showcasing Environmental Technology and Concept DesignIFA 2008 – Sony Promotes a Sustainable Lifestyle by Showcasing Environmental Technology and Concept DesignIFA 2008 – Sony Promotes a Sustainable Lifestyle by Showcasing Environmental Technology and Concept DesignIFA 2008 – Sony Promotes a Sustainable Lifestyle by Showcasing Environmental Technology and Concept DesignIFA 2008 – Sony Promotes a Sustainable Lifestyle by Showcasing Environmental Technology and Concept Design

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The Energy Saving Adapters

These adapters do not only look good, they will help you save energy! It’s pretty simple, when a plugged in device doesn’t need energy for over 3 minutes, then its power will be cut, as a result, the more things you plug in[...]
The Energy Saving Adapters

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