Compact4All is a minimal design created by Netherlands-based designer Jan Des Bouvrie. The concept basically condenses your morning ritual into tiny countertop appliances that are functional and stackable. The set of four appliances consist of a kettle, toaster, coffee maker and a juicer – each of which is a 20-square-centimeter cube.
AeroVironment has been awarded a series of patents relating to its "Architectural Wind® System" - an innovative wind-power system that takes advantage of the way air flows over certain types of buildings.
Back when the concept of global warming was still nascent—only eight years ago, mind you—Scott and Julie Brusaw of Sagle, Idaho, began heavily contemplating an idea that Scott, an electrical engineer, had toyed with as a child: solar panel roads.