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Airbus’s Plane Of The Future Harvests Your Energy

06/14/2011, Admittedly perhaps the title was a little frightening but it’s not too far from what Airbus has in mind, although probably with much better sounding intentions. Building off our previous post about Airbus’s transparent plane concept, it looks like...

Airbus transparent plane concept

06/13/2011, Want a plain plane? Airbus goes the extra nautical mile with thier latest concept that it hopes to build in four decades’ time – that is, a fully transparent plane so that passengers are able to have a panoramic view of the sky all around...

Blaze helps bikers avoid getting hit while on the road

06/11/2011, If you remember the Pico Projector bicycles that were used a couple of weeks ago to create lanes for the cyclists to cycle around in – well it looks like they’re not the only ones with such an idea. A British Design student, Emily Brooke from the...

Solar train tunnel boasts 16,000 panels

06/10/2011, Solar power is getting more and more pervasive these days, and here we are with the roof of a tunnel which stretches on for two miles over Belgium’s high speed rail line, getting fitted with 16,000 or so solar panels which will no doubt help reduce...

Google loves its electric vehicle fleet

06/09/2011, Google intends to pave the way forward where electric vehicles are concerned, where the Internet search giant is looking to become the largest electric vehicle charging station operator in the country, having installed around 200 chargers with another 250...

Hoverbike soon to become a reality

06/09/2011, If you’ve always wanted to glide around the air on a hoverbike, it looks like those day dreams could turn into reality soon. An Australian mechanical designer, Chris Malloy, has been hard at work over the past two and a half years in his garage...

Verbatim Store ‘n’ Go Car Audio USB Drive starts to ship

06/09/2011, Verbatim has started to ship their Store ‘n’ Go Car Audio USB Drive to the masses, or at least sending them to retail stores throughout the country. Just what is the Verbatim Store ‘n’ Go Car Audio USB Drive all about? Well, this is essentiall a...

Panasonic and AT&T to work on connected car concepts

06/08/2011, Your future vehicle will be very different from what it is today – even three decades down the road. After all, when you look at cars from the 1980s, don’t you think they are absolutely archaic, and you might not even have expected to see...

MotoCzysz E1pc electric bike aims to break records

06/07/2011, Michael Czysz’s latest MotoCzysz electric motorcycle was recently shown off in its full glory, and boy it sure is impressive. With a carbon fiber frame and an engine that packs up nearly 200 horsepower, the bike weighs less than 500 pounds. Michael...

EDWARD helps you get around in an eco-friendly manner

06/06/2011, For those who love going green, then you would definitely want to look for different ways of getting around without harming the environment even further – and most folks would opt for clean electric vehicles, take the public transport, walk around...

eGenius electric aircraft takes to the skies

05/31/2011, Electric powered cars? That’s normal these days, and some Dutch guy actually managed to discover an unorthodox manner of juicing up his spent Nissan LEAF by towing it – not advisable if you want to keep the sensitive electronics and on-board...

ACOUZTIC flashlight keeps you entertained and safe on your bicycle

05/31/2011, Cycling is a fun sport, but it can sometimes get a bit boring especially when you’re doing it all by yourself. Music can help solve that problem, but listening to music on earphones can be dangerous – you fail to hear other ambient road noises,...

General Electric EV Solar Carport

05/27/2011, We’ve looked at wireless charging for electric vehicles earlier this morning, and here is the General Electric EV (Electric Vehicle) Solar Carport – an innovative concept for a futuristic carport that was unveiled in Plainville, Connecticut....

Nissan LEAF charged via towing

05/27/2011, Now this is something that we would not recommend Nissan LEAF owners to do (we didn’t try it out in our review for obvious reasons), but apparently a Dutch LEAF owner found out that his electric vehicle can juice up its batteries behind a truck as...