We live in trying times today. Our carbon footprint is at an all-time high since the dawn of human civilization and the earth temperature is slowly increasing every year. It is high time that we all get environmental conscious if we are to sustain lives on earth and leave something for the future generations to come. World leaders recently came together with the Paris Climate agreement which was partaken by 196 countries out of which 172 have now become a full-fledged member to the accord.
While significant steps are being taken by world leaders, we also can certainly do our bit to protect the environment. In this post, we have compiled a list of the 7 best eco-friendly gadgets in 2018 that we can make use of and do our bit in preserving the planet.
7 Best Eco-Friendly Gadgets
Wemo Insight Adapter
The Wemo Insight Adapter is the latest eco-friendly gadget to hit the shelves and can be used to track the energy being consumed by your electrical appliances in the house. You can plug this into an outlet in your home and control an accessory that’s plugged into it via the use of your smartphone. Once you have set up the plug, plug in an electrical appliance into it like your fridge or AC outlet. The device will then help calculate the energy consumption of the plugged-in appliance and let you know the exact energy consumption.
Mini Wooden USB Ultrasonic Aroma Humidifier
The air we breathe is full of dust particles and different kind of pollutants. Now you can’t actually do much to change your surroundings, you can, however, make your homes, workplace and your car fresh smeller with the Mini Wooden USB Ultrasonic Aroma Humidifier. The gadget is helpful in refreshing the quality of the air that you are breathing in. The wood made device looks visually pleasing and is easy to use. All you need to do is add water to the tank with a measuring cup and then start using it. The mini humidifier can be charged with the inbuilt USB outlet present in the device. The essential oils in the humidifier provide for aromatherapy to reduce stress and also helps refresh the skin.
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When electric cars have jumped the fray then why should scooters be left behind? Cycleboard is the newest stand up electric scooter in the market that can be electrically charged negating the use of an alternative source of fuel consumption. The scooter comes with dual front wheels and a single rear wheel which comes equipped with an innovative steer system. A normal person can use it for 25 miles with a maximum speed of 20 miles per hour. Also, the charge time takes less than 5 hours.
USBCell: Rechargeable battery
Pretty sure everyone knows that the standard alkaline batteries that one gets in the market are toxic in nature. USBCell is hoping to change that equation which offers rechargeable AA batteries that can be charged and used as a normal battery. The standard charging time takes only about 5 hours. A pretty handy option as compared to the alkaline batteries available in the market today. You can make a resolution this new year by taking care of your home and lawns with less power consuming products like Gtech. The company offers a huge assortment of garden and floor care products to meet your home needs.
How about saving electricity while we brew our coffees and teas. Eco Kettle is the gadget that will help you do that and serves as your normal everyday kettle. It heats water effectively and boils the necessary amount needed to save electricity. As per a research conducted in the UK, an average standard kettle is used more than 5 times a day on an average to boil water with people getting through 4.3 cups of tea on a daily basis. The Eco Kettle is a simple device to use and doesn’t have excessively complicated buttons.
Suoaki Portable Solar Panel Lamp
Who would have thought that we could harness the energy of the sun and use it as an alternative source of energy? Suoaki Portable Solar Panel Lamp is the latest device you can light up your room with. This eco-friendly solar panel lamp uses the power of the sun to charge itself and can be used in any space whether you are in office, home or out camping. This portable solar panel lamp comes with three lightening modes and a smart protection chip that prevents it from overcharging.
Automatic is a device that works with your car’s onboard diagnostics to track your driving habits and instructs you specifically via a medium of beeps and app alerts when you are stepping up on the accelerator or are braking too hard. Following the instructions of Automatic can help lessen the wear and tear on your car and also cut down on vehicle emission.
So there you have the 7 best eco-friendly gadgets for 2018. Make sure to check them all out.