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Use These Gadgets To Save Water, Energy And Money

The Huffington Post | Katherine Boehrer | Posted 10.02.2014 | Green

Saving energy and water can be difficult, but now there are plenty of gadgets on the market that aim to make the process easier for you. From smart li...

I'm a Millennial, Not a Hippie: 4 Ways I Go Green With Tech

Kara Kamenec | Posted 06.22.2014 | Green
Kara Kamenec

I do care about the environment, but it's hard to do so when you live in a city, on a budget. As an alternative, I turn to tech to do so for me. Instead, of becoming obsessive, I simply choose to go eco-friendly using technology -- a method that doesn't completely tamper my lifestyle.

Just in Time for Black Friday: NRDC's Green Electronics Holiday Shopping Guide 2013

Noah Horowitz | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green
Noah Horowitz

It takes a lot of energy to make a new device so it's often better to keep old functioning consumer electronics in use, especially when it comes to smart phones, tablets, and laptops.

7 Solar-Powered Gadgets to Light Up Your Day

Women & Co | Posted 10.28.2012 | Green
Women & Co

Ready to skip the electrical outlet and harness the power of the sun? These seven solar-powered gadgets, ranging from the practical to the simply silly, are a great way to put the sunny outdoors to work for you.

PHOTOS: Underwater Paper, Amphibious Vehicles And Other Astounding Gadgets

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

By The Nature Conservancy's Madeline Breen and James Miller: From peeper scopes to duct tape -- learn more about the cool tools Nature Conservancy sc...

Smart-Gadget Business Boosts Interest in Energy Efficiency

Andy Mannle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andy Mannle

With our love of gadgetry, it's no wonder there's overwhelming support among Americans for smart toys to help us save money and energy.

The Greener Gadgets Conference (PHOTOS): 10 Notable Gadgets Of The Future

Gazelle Emami | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Each year, the Greener Gadgets Conference in New York awards the most innovative product concepts out there in terms of energy efficiency and sustain...

Green Products At CES 2010: The 9 Best Eco-Friendly Tech At The Consumer Electronics Show (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

One of the top trends at this year's Consumer Electronics Show was green tech. From solar powered backpacks to electric cars, eco-friendly gadgets we...

USB Hub With On/Off Switches: Green Or Waste? | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Treehugger spotted this gadget, which seems ideal for the multi-gadget family: A "4-port USB hub from Buffalo that lets you turn on or off just the ga...

Bamboo USB Flash Drive -- With Post-It Notes?

Huffington Post | Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

There's something of a trend in the last few years of making electronic gadgets with bamboo, which is a more renewable material than, say, plastic. I ...

3 Green Buys With Good Return On Investment | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Well, consider a few of these Green ROI calculations, courtesy of, and based on a ten-year performance period: 1. Programmable Thermo...

Greener Video Games: 5 Tips, Including Which System Is Greenest

Planet Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

#1 Turn Off the Console When Not in Use By simply turning off the video game console, you can save gobs of energy. An Xbox or a Playstation 3 left on...

The Energy Detective And Other Green Gadgets For The New Year

Good Morning America | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Jen Bolden of IdealBite recommends a few gadgets for the new year that can help you conserve energy. There's a gauge to help keep track of how much e...

Fuel Cell Stickers for Charging Gadgets

Treehugger | Jaymi Heimbuch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Slap a sticker on your cell phone and consider it charged. Well, that's the goal of myFC, anyway. The Swedish-based company is working to make chargi...

7 Energy-Saving Eco-Gadgets

Smart Money | Lisa Scherzer | Posted 11.29.2011 | Business

The push for all things "green" is gaining momentum and gadget makers are taking note. Not only are some companies cleaning up their acts through recy...