Posts tagged: Las Vegas

Iconic Vegas Welcome Sign To Get Solar Power Makeover

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials in Las Vegas are harnessing the power of the sun to light the city’s iconic welcome sign. Elected officials and project leaders flipped a switch Wednesday linking solar panels on 25-foot towers to the glittering neon “Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas” sign. The project was headed by the Green Chips […]

Las Vegas Flips Switch on Enormous Solar Power Project

With the action of Tom Perrigo “flipping the switch” on their newfound solar panel installation, city officials are celebrating for the installation would help provide energy to a nearby wastewater treatment plant. The ground-mounted panels have been tightly packed on 25-acres of city-owned land near Vegas Valley Drive and Nellis Boulevard. This site had previously […]

Highly-efficient solar cells aim to power your iPhone

Photo Courtesy: ecofriend.com Powering smart phones such as iPhones with solar technology has moved a step closer, after a UK company set a new record for converting indoor light into electricity. Cardiff-based G24 Innovations (G24i) claims to have produced a photovoltaic (PV) cell with an efficiency rate of 26 per cent, beating the previous record, […]

Top 7 Green Gadgets To Debut at CES 2012

Courtesy: Inhabitat.com The year is sure starting off with a bang, bringing with it a whole slew of new green tech to be unveiled at the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. While past years have been a little thin when it comes to eco-friendly tech, this year’s show promises to be packed […]

Samsung Wi-Fi Fridge Launched

Samsung Wi-Fi Fridge Launched at CES Samsung Home Appliances launched several new major appliances at day one of the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Among the new. … Eco Friendly Home Furniture Design Ideas. A Designer’s Look at Eco-Friendly Furniture, Appliances and Products … http://www.furniturehomedesign.com/