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Best New Products of 2010: The 17 Edison 2010 Gold Awards


Edison Best New Product Awards 2010:
Technology Gold Award


3M Mobile Projection Technology, from 3M

 

Download a presentation from your computer, cell phone, iPod, iPhone, or PDA onto a micro SD card, pop it into this bably, and make your presentation anywhere. You can even integrate your speakers. (See MPro 150)

 

3M™ MPro1503M™ MPro150

 


Edison Best New Product Awards 2010:
Transportation Gold Award

Tata Nano, Tata MotorsTata Nano, Tata MotorsTata Nano Automobile, from Tata Motors

What a car! And for less than $3000!













Edison Best New Product Awards 2010:
Industrial Design Gold Award

Sole Power Roof Tiles, from SRS Energy

Cool solar tiles that can be integrated seamlessly into your own clay tiles. Our story about the Sole Power Roof Tiles is here.

 

Sole Power Roof Tiles, SRS EnergySole Power Roof Tiles, SRS Energy

 

 

Edison Best New Product Awards 2010:
Lifestyle and Social Impact Gold Award

GE Hybrid Water Heater, General ElectricGE Hybrid Water Heater, General ElectricGE Hybrid Water Heater, from GE Consumer & Industrial Appliances


The Hybrid's new technology draws in ambient heat from the surrounding air using two variable speed fans.  There are also two electric heating modes in the lower tank coiled around the tank.  Refrigerant, heated by the compressor, circulates through the coils to heat water in the tank.  The Hybrid has various settings accessible from an LCD push-button display.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Edison Best New Product Awards 2010:
Living, Working & Learning Environments, Gold Award

Affordable Housing, from The Phoenix Commotion

This company builds homes from the scrap material left by builders and artisans.  It also trains unskilled people to participate in the building.  Here is a whole page of videos about the work this company has done.

 

Phoenix Commotion Home by Dan Phillips: via treespacestudio.comPhoenix Commotion Home by Dan Phillips: via treespacestudio.com