UW students develop low-cost solar-powered water purification system

December 28, 2010 by  
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Eco Factor: Low-cost water disinfection system powered by solar energy. The idea of using solar energy for purifying water has been around for ages and is still practiced in different parts of the globe. However, now a team of students from the University of Washington have come up with a bright idea taking a little bit of technical help to devise a low-cost solution to a global problem

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E-bike Summer Life customizable electric bicycle for those who care for the greens

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Eco Factor: Zero-emission electric bicycle concept. Eco-conscious designer Juliano Bortolin aims to make zero emission bicycle transport more attractive for people who respect the environment and its resources with a new concept electric bike dubbed the E-Bike Summer Life. Designed for people who love surfing, nature and outdoor life, the E-bike features six lithium batteries that help propel the bike.

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Hydroleaf solar-powered water dispenser collects and purifies rainwater

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Eco Factor: Concept shelter works as a solar-powered water dispensing unit. With billions of people over the world lacking access to safe drinking water, industrial designers have taken up the opportunity to design systems that help improve the conditions for some. Designer Mostafa Bonakdar has shared with us his new concept water dispensing unit that collects and purifies rainwater to be used as drinking water.

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