The growing concern to save the environment from degradation has prompted companies and individuals to come up with machines powered by alternative sources of energy. These green machines are pollution free and they do not harm the environment. Solar-powered lawn mowers are also important equipment using green technology. These lawn mowers are 100 percent emission free and eco friendly.
Here is a list of seven solar-powered lawn mowers for green mowing:
1. Manual solar hybrid lawnmower
The credit for designing manual solar hybrid lawnmower goes to industrial designer Frank Deveson. This lawnmower is 100 percent emission free and it is less noisy than the conventional lawnmowers available in the market. Deveson’s eco-friendly lawnmower is based on a normal reel mower. It features an electric backup as well. Deveson has used high-power batteries in this lawnmower to add to the manual efforts. The batteries are switched on using a torque sensing system. This sensing system gets switched on when the mower is pushed manually. The lawnmower features a photovoltaic panel which charges the battery. This panel is fitted on top of the mower.
2. Sunwhisper/24 solar-powered lawnmower
The Sunwhisper/24 is a solar-powered lawnmower which is 100 percent emission free. This eco friendly lawnmower also does not make noise while in operation. We know that the noise made by petrol powered lawnmowers is too high. This lawnmower is operated by a rechargeable battery which is powered by solar energy. This lawnmower is also known as Free Power Sys. The lawnmower has photovoltaic panel which traps the sunlight and generate solar energy. This solar powered lawnmower is capable of doing all the work which we do using their petrol powered compatriots. This lawnmower is a classic example of use of green technology for the betterment of humans.
3. RBZG001 solar powered lawnmower
The RBZG001 is a solar-powered lawnmower which is user friendly, completely emission free and less noisy that its petrol powered counterparts. This silent lawnmower is a robotic device powered only by solar energy. This mower can be used for both commercial and personal purpose. This mower features network technology and has added intelligence which helps this lawnmower identifies the route. This lawnmower is intelligent enough to avoid obstacles and it does not slide from a slope. This lawnmower has the ability to operate automatically because it features image identification feature together with telenet video inspection facility. The mower has the ability to spray scrapes and it can also collect scrapes. The makers of this lawnmower claim that this robotic device than mow a golf court automatically.
4. Husqvarna Automatic solar-powered lawnmower
Manufactured by Husqvarna, the largest lawnmower manufacturer in the world, this solar-powered lawnmower is the first automatic electric hybrid robotic lawn mower in the world. This lawnmower was released in the UK. Priced at £2000, the makers of this lawnmower claim that the user of this lawnmower will never have to mow their lawn again. This lawnmower has the ability to work without any manual guidance and it can cut up to 2300 square meters of grass. Sensors are fitted in this lawnmower which helps it to avoid garden furniture while cutting grass. This green device is powered by solar energy.
5. Solar electric lawnmower
Solar electric lawnmower is an award-winning lawnmower which is the brainchild of designers at Studio Volpi. The designers of this unique lawnmower were awarded a Red Dot Design Award for coming up with a lawnmower which is 100 percent emission free and completely silent. The appearance of this green lawnmower is like a concept car. This lawnmower is powered by a polymer ion battery. This batter is rechargeable and it is fueled by solar energy.
6. Flymo lawnmower
Flymo is a solar-powered lawnmower designed by a first year university student. This lawnmower works autonomously and does not require manual guidance. This lawnmower can mow your lawn and garden without your supervision. This gadget is emission free and less noisy than its petrol powered counterparts. This small sized lawnmower is highly efficient and has a sleek and stylish look. This lawnmower is powered by a rechargeable battery which is fueled by solar energy.
7. Primateprogress solar powered lawn mower
Designed by Marguerite Kahrl in collaboration with Paul Ruff, the Primateprogress is a modern, solar powered lawn mower using high-end technology. This lawnmower has been designed to turn the whole experience of lawn mowing into an environmentally friendly experience. This emission free lawnmower is made from recycled parts. This remote controlled lawnmower can operate autonomously and does not require regular manual guidance. This lawnmower is less noisy when compared to the petrol powered machines.