An operating Seabin. Courtesy of Seabin

Catching marine litter with floating bins

The Seabin Project’s devices act close to the coast to catch garbage (plastic pollution, but also oil, fuel, and detergent) before it starts its journey to the open sea. They work 24h a day and each bin is able to collect 1.4ton of plastic waste per year.

Pavegen installation in Bird Street (London). Courtesy of Pavegen.

Street energy – Part 1: Footsteps

Have you ever thought that you are producing clean energy while walking? Pavegen can harvest footsteps’ energy and convert it into electricity and useful data.