Power up your Event with Green Energy Ideas

The planet also feels the impact from resource exploration, development and emissions. Green power solutions for events have become an innovative way to earn sponsorship and reduce costs and footprint while having fun. Check out these ideas to jump-start your...

Sochi Olympic Winter Games Went Carbon Neutral

With the Sochi Olympic Winter Games upon us, athletes and fans around the world are now captivated with one of the world’s greatest sporting events. Nations have proudly united under their national banners, with a good spirit of global competition and sportsmanship...

A Greener, Solar-Powered Music Festival Made Possible

It’s cost effective in the long term, and you can feel a little better about what you produce if you’re not creating loads of waste. Imagine, for a change, a festival that is truly eco-friendly, and not just cosmetically “green.” How many...

Energy Saving Light Towers For Gigs And Festivals

Now event organisers have been told one way to cut their fuel use is to choose energy efficient towers for their rock gigs and festivals. Anyone who’s picked their way through a field full of tents after a music festival knows how tricky campsites can be in the dark....

Sunflower Solar Rig by SCU

By Dr Barry Hill, creator of SCU’s Sunflower solar rig and support of the ‘HiRay’ project at Vivid Sydney. The HiRay project at Vivid has been a great project for the Sunflower and for the research team at Southern Cross University Contemporary music. I really...

Hydrogen Fuel Cell Lighting Towers

TCP Ecolite, produced by the Youngman Group, are the world’s first low-energy LED hydrogen fuel cell powered lighting towers. The towers are noiseless and their only exhaust emission is water vapour. The Hymera fuel cell produces energy by combining hydrogen with...

Mr Energy – Electric Picnic

Electric Picnic wanted to have a people powered dance tent, and in 2012 they got their wish. Electric Ireland was the official energy partner of the Festival 2012. They set up ‘Dancergy’ which included sixty four Sustainable Dance Floor modules. To get most energy out...

YouPower

YouPower is the UK’s first renewable energy power generation and management system designed for the business event markets. Created by Pebble Productions, this clean-tech system is a hybrid of solar and kinetic technologies. The adapted green energy gym equipment...

Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival Solar Array

In a groundbreaking effort to actively reduce its energy consumption, Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival has installed the USA’s first permanent solar array for a major music festival. The 50 kW solar photovoltaic, system supports 20% of the festival’s energy...

Energy Floors

Electric Picnic wanted to have a people powered dance tent, and in 2012 they got their wish. Electric Ireland was the official energy partner of the Festival 2012. They set up ‘Dancergy’ which included sixty four Sustainable Dance Floor modules. To get most energy out...

Firefly Kinetrics – YouPower Playground

Firefly Solar has been on the leading edge of innovate energy solutions for events in the UK for a number of years. Initially just providing mobile solar power, their portfolio of solutions has expanded to include an entire playground on energy-creating entertainment....

Magnificent Revolution – Pedal Power

Magnificent Revolution (Mag Rev) has pedal power headquarters in London and Melbourne, with an ever-expanding network of side projects across Europe and Australia. Started in 2007 in Cambridge, UK, by a group of enthusiastic cyclists with an idea to create a drive-in...

Tollwood Festival

Since its very first festival in 1988, Tollwood Festival has embraced concern for environmental impacts into the event’s production. What began with the demonstration of a small solar cell has grown over the years into an essential and extremely effective part of the...

Eco Charge Live

Eco Charge Live is a UK-based event producer that specialise in innovative ways to harness human energy for live shows and event experiences. With the guiding motto that ‘fun is the ultimate way to inspire action,’ Eco Charge Live supply customised kinetic...

Milkcrate Events – sustainable lighting

Milkcrate Events is an emerging event décor company based in Sydney, Australia. It’s business model aims to actively changing attitude’s towards waste by reusing it to make events beautiful. Milkcrate source waste and sustainably-produced materials to create unique...

Bonnaroo Weatherization Program

Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival continues its long-standing commitment to the environment and community it calls home, Coffee Country, through a programme to help low income homes reduce their power consumption and power bills, simultaneously reducing GHGs, in the...

Book the Electric Hotel at your event

THE ELECTRIC HOTEL provides a practical charging service for mobile phones while simultaneously showing customers in various entertaining ways what electricity is all about. A recycled 1960 American Airstream trailer has been equipped with wind turbines, solar panels,...

Green Energy Sign Up

Partner with a renewable energy provider. Get them to host a stall and challenge your attendees to sign their offices and homes up to a  green energy. The Bellingen Energy Festival is an event actually committed entirely to this concept! energyfestival.org...