Articles by eXcelsi0r

Barangay Tinago and e-Trikes

etrikeTO SAVE fuel and help the environment, Barangay Tinago has started using electric vehicles, specifically tricycles (e-trikes) for their daily activities in the barangay.
Three units of e-trikes, two of which are passenger-type and another mini-dump truck, started running this week to aid the barangay’s garbage collection and law enforcement activities.… read more »

Filipino Invented a Lamp that Billions Worldwide can Use.

Filipino InventorsPhilippines is one of the countries that has a probblem with the electricity especially in the rural places.

An amazing invention was created by siblings Aisa Mijeno, computer engineer and her brother Ralph and Engr. Joefrey Frias. They created a special lamp that works with salt solution or a glass of water combined with two tablespoons of salt.… read more »

Adidas, Parley Create World’s First Sneakers Made From Ocean Trash

Screen Shot 2015-07-30 at 10.46.51 AMAdidas’ newest sneaker is a load of garbage—ocean garbage, that is. The sportswear giant has teamed up with Parley for the Oceans, a multidisciplinary band of “creators, thinkers and leaders” who want to make ocean debris a valuable material for the fashion industry, to create the world’s first shoe upper made entirely from reclaimed ocean plastic and illegal deep-sea gillnets.… read more »

Windwheels: Becoming Viable

WindwheelSpecs_webTwo years ago, researchers from Deft University of Technology in the Netherlands came up with a design for a windwheel that could generate electricity without any moving parts, imagining that it could offer a safer and quieter alternative to wind turbines.

Now Dutch architects have taken their idea and run with it, designing a giant version of the windwheel that would not only generate enough electricity to power 1,000 homes, but would soak up solar energy, collect and recycle water, and also serve as a tourist attraction, a hotel, and a home packed with 72 apartments.… read more »