Ecoternative Energy

Moving past solar power, charging devices evolve to be even more efficient

Implications - While the topic of renewable energy is constantly on the lips of politicians and consumers alike, brands are taking the initiative to make the transition to alternative energy seamless and efficient with devices that harness lost energy from mundane tasks. This concept of superfluous energy rebrands green alternatives as an easy way to adopt an eco lifestyle, but only if the means by which to do so is cost-effective and non-invasive.
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Hot Top 4 Examples: 39,164 Total Clicks Aug 13 - Feb 14
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Parasitic Eco Flashlights - The Suckerfish Attaches to Automobiles to Harness Energy to Operate
SCORE: 6.9
Viral 15,788 Clicks Pub: Jan 13, 14
Parasitic Eco Flashlights
The Suckerfish Attaches to Automobiles to Harness Energy to Operate
There are all sorts of eco-friendly torches emerging on the market, but the Suckerfish Flashlight demonstrates a uniquely inventive approach to powering up. Unlike some of the models that you might... [More]
Parasitic Tablet Enhancers - The Wise Pad Integrates a Detachable Device for Calling and Charging
SCORE: 6.4
Hot 4,342 Clicks Pub: Jan 14, 14
Parasitic Tablet Enhancers
The Wise Pad Integrates a Detachable Device for Calling and Charging
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Phone-Charging Exercise Ropes - The PULSE Jump Rope Powers Electronics with Play
SCORE: 6.4
Warm 5,940 Clicks Pub: Dec 28, 13
Phone-Charging Exercise Ropes
The PULSE Jump Rope Powers Electronics with Play
Jumping rope is a good workout that does nothing for the battery of your electronics, but that’s all about to change with the PULSE Jump Rope. Designed by Uncharted Play, the same company that... [More]
Bike-Harnessing Power Clips - The 'Charging Clip' Powers Your Phone by Leveraging Bikes
SCORE: 5.1
Warm 13,094 Clicks Pub: Aug 1, 13
Bike-Harnessing Power Clips
The 'Charging Clip' Powers Your Phone by Leveraging Bikes
The ‘Charging Clip’ is a simple little gadget that harnesses your bike’s energy to charge any USB-enabled device. Designed by Cheng-Kuei Fan, Hui-Chuan Ma and Yan-Jang Cheng, the... [More]