SolarSoundSystem: Party people use pedal power and solar power to rave

SolarSoundSystem are making off-grid parties a renewable reality around the world with its mobile sound systems which use the sun and human muscle power to power their partays. SolarSoundSystem have created mobile sound systems – including a DJ booth consisting of decks and a powerful sound system that can produce sound for a crowd of between 50 to 500 people – which run exclusively on renewable … Continue reading SolarSoundSystem: Party people use pedal power and solar power to rave

Nomade des Mers: Journeys aboard an eco-friendly boat in search of low-tech technologies

Nomade des Mer – an eco-friendly boat which houses a wind turbine, pedal power machine and water distiller on board – is on its worldwide journey to promote and foster research on low-tech technologies. Last year, French engineer, environmentalist and explorer Corentin de Chatelperron began a three-year long tour of the low-tech world, aboard Nomade des Mers, a catamaran 18 metres long and 9 metres wide, composed of 50% … Continue reading Nomade des Mers: Journeys aboard an eco-friendly boat in search of low-tech technologies

César Harada: Developing ocean hardware to help clean up the oceans

César Harada – a Franco-Japanese environmentalist and entrepreneur – is the inventor of a revolutionary shape shifting sailing robot, Protei, which has the ability to explore and protect the ocean, collecting ocean waste, with open source technologies. Protei can collect ocean waste including plastic and can deal with oil spills, collecting up to 2 tonnes of spilled oil in any such occurrence. The hull of the Protei boat … Continue reading César Harada: Developing ocean hardware to help clean up the oceans

Eco-friendly speaker systems

Infusing environmentally friendly practices into your everyday routine is a great way to start living more sustainably, and these eco-friendly speakers are perfect for tech enthusiasts who just can’t seem to part with their sounds. Here’s my top speakers for all different types of music enthusiasts. House of Marley House of Marley is a company that has dedicated time to making the eco-friendly speakers with the … Continue reading Eco-friendly speaker systems