Eco Factor: A residential power generator that combines solar and wind energy to give you a clean and green energy source.“Flow” is an amalgamation of both solar and wind energy, as it uses a collection of six photovoltaic panels, crafted as a vertical turbine. While the panels generate solar power, the moving blades generate wind energy.
Here’s a fun contest that involves reusing electronic components:
Build us something, anything! It can be a working piece of circuitry, or a wonderful piece of art, or both! It should be made out of at least 75% reused parts (though we encourage 100%!).:
- Send your photos or videos to email@example.com.
- Submissions will be accepted until Friday August 1st.
- The winner will receive $100 in SparkFun credit!
More details: Reused parts contest! - News - SparkFun Electronics
Milan 2014: Oki Sato of Nendo explains the concept behind the SU stool, which is based on American furniture company Emeco's iconic Navy Chair and which which features interchangeable seats made from recycled and reclaimed materials (+ movie).