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Wind powered car might not sound so crazy after all

08/17/2010, With the ever rising costs of fuel, you do ask yourself whether it is possible for cars to be powered using air? The Kazaguruma concept might just be the thing then assuming everything with its concept is fleshed out correctly – after all, this wind...

Solar city places heavy emphasis on sustainable living

08/16/2010, Going green is the mantra for just about everybody these days, so it is no surprise to see that just like charity, going green begins at home. With the roof over your head in particular, as designers at Rolf Disch have come up with a net positive city in...

Rocking Chair turns kinetic energy into electrical power

08/12/2010, Designer Shawn Kim must have spent plenty of time in his grandfather’s lap, rocking to soothing lullabies and stories as both grandparent and grandchild relax in the family rocking chair. After all, this rocking chair that he designed will rely on...

X-T-Rex concept racing car goes green

08/12/2010, Don’t you just love concepts? It allows you to throw logic into the wind, case in point the X-T-Rex concept racing car. Meant to see action in places other than those with asphalt tracks, the X-T-Rex will probably be more at home in the Great Smoky...

AK-1000 tidal energy turbine could be the world’s largest

08/12/2010, What you see on the right could very well be the largest tidal energy turbine in the world, and despite that claim to fame, its developer has described it as “simple and robust”. According to Atlantis Resources, their AK-1000 was specially...

Transit Shelter offers safety in spite of electric storms

08/11/2010, Getting struck by lightning is nothing to laugh about as it could result in death, so when there is an electrical storm in your area the next time round and you’re out in the open, don’t you wish you could run to the Transit Shelter as seen...

Iseami House is self-sufficient where water and energy are concerned

08/11/2010, Going green is the in-thing, and has been so for quite some time already. These days, plenty of new devices and designs which come out tend to be pleasant aesthetically as well as being eco-friendly. Robles Arquitectos is an architect who came up with the...

Bus stop concept aims to improve Peruvian public transport

08/11/2010, This conceptual bus stop design by Beatriz Cockburn is pretty interesting should it actually be integrated into the local public transport system in Peru because it is capable of displaying the latest route schedules for buses in order to keep regulars as...

Dragonfly helicopter runs on hydrogen

08/10/2010, We took a look at an electric-powered helicopter earlier this morning, and here’s one that runs on water – yes, can you believe it? The Dragonfly relies on hydrogen peroxide that has been diluted to around 50% to 70%, where it will then power...

Tulppaani wind power station lights up its surroundings as well

08/10/2010, Check out the Tulppaani wind power station – doesn’t it look like a tulip flower at first glance? That was the intention of Czech Republican designer Sergej Kuckir, where this conceptual wind turbine aims to represent a sculptural architecture...

Solar-powered yacht has hidden solar panels

08/09/2010, Solar power is in vogue these days, as it lends a certain air of respectability to the particular device or vehicle which is deemed to be green. Well, Novague Studio designers have come up with this conceptual environmentally friendly yacht which will run...

This Rolling Stone for sure gathers no moss

08/06/2010, When you mention a rolling stone, what comes to your mind first? The classic rock band, or the age old adage? Well, the Rolling Stone that we’re talking about today would be one that transports people around in style, simply because it is electric...

Instant Cartridge Printer does its bit for the environment

08/04/2010, Want to make sure your conscience is clean at the end of the day (as far as it is possible) when it comes to keeping the planet green? The Instant Cartridge Printer serves such a purpose, if only its concept can be turned into reality, of course. The idea...

NoVelo human-powered vehicle updates Flintstones age

07/29/2010, Remember the “car” that was found in Flintstones cartoons? Well, it has gotten a 21st century update in the form of the NoVelo, thanks to the efforts of Tim Turrini-Rochford, a student from the University of South Australia. This hybrid...