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Jellyfish Wind Appliance

March 19th, 2009 · No Comments

While surfing the web the other day I ran across a pretty innovative wind turbine from Clarian Technologies. It’s called the Jellyfish Wind Appliance. It’s quiet and affordable. Clarian hopes to mass produce them for a retail price point of $400. I like the vertical design and the price point. Distributed power generation should play […]

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Tags: Energy · Green Technology

Small Distributed Nuclear Power Generation

October 14th, 2008 · 4 Comments

I just read an interesting interview with John Deal, CEO of Hyperion Power Generation. Hyperion is building a nuclear reactor small enough to be shipped by train or truck but powerful enough to supply electricity to a small city. At a cost of roughly $30 million each, this reactor can supply up to 30 megawatts […]

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Tags: Energy · Green Technology

Solar Power on Peru’s Eros Islands

May 23rd, 2008 · 5 Comments

As many of you know, I recently spent 2 weeks in Peru and Ecuador seeing the sites and working on content for our new travel site, MunchkinTravel.com. We took our 4 year old with us and he had the time of his life. Playing with the local kids and exploring a new world. Hopefully this […]

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Tags: Green Technology · Technology · Travel

500 Gallons of Fresh Water a Day

January 15th, 2007 · No Comments

Do you dream of living “Off the Grid?” Check out this solution for fresh water that is reminiscent of the moisture farms on Tatooine. Aqua Sciences, Inc. has a technology that can product up to 500 gallons of fresh water a day from the moisture in the air. FEMA already have 2 of these $500,000 units […]

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