Here’s top 10 eco-friendly gadgets, DIYs, and technology posts from our network blog Zedomax.com:
1. Solar Food Dehydrator
You might want to catch-up on how to make a solar food dehydrator. Not only will you be using solar power, you will be able to make some really good eco-friendly beef jerky with it.
2. Recycled CD Clock
If you are like most of use who have watched CDs grow and die (sorta), you probably have tons of these old CDs laying around. Don’t throw them away, learn how to make one of these cool CD clocks with them.
3. Solar Juice Bar
Now is the time to start using solar power on all of your gadgets. Can you remember the last time your cellphone, iPod, or any other gadgets that ran out of battery yet the sun was shining on? Get the Solar Juice Bar from ThinkGeek and never have that problem again! (via)
4. Recycled Ribbons
Ribbons are great ways to support this month’s breast cancer awareness month. Even better, make them using recycled materials such as an old newspaper, magazine, or even beer cans! – link
5. Solar Oven using recycled Office Supplies
Spend a lot of time at work working? Take one of those days making one of these cool solar ovens that can reach up to 120 degrees in fahrenheit. Best of all, you will actually be recycling most of the parts from unused office supplies. Learn how to make a solar oven here.
6. High Volume Rain Water Barrel
Rainy season is now hitting most of the US and probably the rest of the world (I think), you might want to consider stacking up on some free rain water in high-volume rain water barrels as shown below. (and use water your small garden plants with it) Not only will you be helping the world recycle water, you will be helping literally helping the world to save more filtered fresh water for something else. Plus, natural water from rain is probably even better for your plants than faucet water.) – Learn how to make high volume water barrels here.
7. Solar Heliostat Sun Tracking Device
Here’s a fun project that involves “tracking the sun”. This might come in very handy when you are working on certain solar energy-related projects where sunlight is crucial for efficiency. – Read more about the Solar Heliostat here.
8. Solar Tree Concept
Here’s a genius idea for directly converting sunlight into usable DC/AC energy. Great idea but I think there will be more innovations required for this to actually work.
9. Solar Pack AC/DC Inverter!
If you live in super-sunny country, you might want to seriously consider getting one of these solar packs as portable power as these can supply up to 10 amps of 120VAC or even 12VDC power to most of your gadgets. (via)
10. Eco Friendly Speakers
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