DIY Green

Hobbyists are finding ways to make vehicles and homes greener

Implications - We saw eco DIY emerge in 2007, and in 2008, we saw it advance. Self-made green technology reflects the growing DIY and eco-movements. Innovations in both sectors hold mass appeal, particularly in societies concerned with saving money, discovering platforms for personal creativity, and the search for altruism.
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Simple Solar Shingles - So Hot Right Now
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Warm 14,119 Clicks Pub: Oct 3, 07
Simple Solar Shingles
So Hot Right Now
Harvesting solar power has become... cool! Technology has come so far that there is now a flexible, roll-on shingle to compliment solar paint cells . Since the 1970's, homeowners switching to solar power… [More]
Electric AMP Converted Supercars - 2009 Saturn Sky
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Average 7,078 Clicks Pub: May 24, 08
Electric AMP Converted Supercars
2009 Saturn Sky
Get this: you can now pre-order one of the 300 limited 100% Electric Converted Saturn Sky cars by Advanced Mechanical Products (AMP). Coming with a maximum speed of 90 mph, 0 to 60 in 5.7 Seconds with… [More]
DIY Solar Powered Electric Car
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Warm 9,089 Clicks Pub: Apr 14, 07
DIY Solar Powered Electric Car
If you're looking for a weekend DIY project, why not a solar powered electric car? It gets good mileage - infinity miles per gallon! A group of high school students helped build it. They weren't happy… [More]
DIY Eco-Coolers - Tree Stump Cooler
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Untested 8,755 Clicks Pub: Sep 17, 08
DIY Eco-Coolers
Tree Stump Cooler
What could you make with a chainsaw, a tree stump, ice, and a garbage bag? If you guessed a place to chill your beer, then that's right! You can make an eco-friendly cooler! The concept was developed… [More]
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