As you may know, people are becoming increasingly concerned with the environment and are pushing for a more sustainable way of doing things. However, they sometimes lack the financial backing necessary to bring these concepts to life. But with a little help, (or a lot of help in some cases), from the public, many of these innovative ideas are becoming a reality.
Crowdfunding sites like KickStarter and Indiegogo enable just about anyone with an idea to reach potential investors with a window into the concept and some incentive for support.
This infographic by the folks at Energy Savings highlights inventors using crowdfunding to make a real difference with green tech. Check it out: