At that time, he had submitted the design for a “spherical sun-tracking solar energy-generating globe“.
Looking a lot like a fabulously massive clear glass marble mounted into an equally massive steel frame, his design was for a concentrating device capable of harvesting enormous quantities of energy when compared to dual-axis photovoltaic cells.Continue reading
Depending on how much you’re willing to invest, there are sometimes some great perks to supporting solar gadgets at the ground level, including being one of the very first people in the world to show off a new technology.
WakaWaka is a social impact company whose solar-powered products were initially funded by a successful Kickstarter campaign. Their flashlights and chargers are now in production and available for purchase, and their “buy one, give one” program brings thousands of hours of light and power to communities in need.
Belgrade-based architect Miloš Milivojević of Strawberry energy has invented the perfect on-the-go charging in the city for everybody’s cell phones and assorted mobile devices like tablets, MP3 players, and other devices.