Posted on 30 September 2008
Ordinary catamarans all around the world beware: here comes Biocat. Biocat is a concept that is supposed to rule the water and attract the views. 8.8 meter-long and with a great design the new catamaran will be able to speed up to 100-110 mph.
Biocat will be powered by a V10 biodiesel engine or by two [...]
Posted on 30 September 2008
If you are getting sick of facing the same traffic problems every day, this might be the solution: Sergio Luna’s Electric Personal Vehicle Concept. The concept is made for the crowded metropolitan roads, and it’s green too. Powered by 4 electric motors (two in each wheel) and having batteries for energy storage, the concept may [...]
Posted on 29 September 2008
Is now said that the Eiffel Tower will have a rival on the Paris skyline. Who is the rival? The Generali Tower, which is a innovator project that wants to strengthen La Defense’s position of one the biggest business districts in Europe. Located at the westernmost extremity of Paris’ 10-km long Historical Axis, La Defence [...]
Posted on 20 September 2008
Here is another green bike concept. Yes, it looks nice, but is looking more like a side car than a bike. It uses a hybrid engine, but were is the fun in riding a powerful bike without hearing the specific engine sound.
Fish Design tried to send their bike somewhere in the future, but personally I’m [...]
Posted on 19 September 2008
A new 3D solar cell that would revolutionize the solar industry have been designed. The amazing thing about the news is that the inventor of the novel solar panel is a 12-year-old student from Beaverton, Oregon that believes his 3D solar cell will bring solar power to a higher place.
“A Highly-Efficient 3-Dimensional Nanotube Solar Cell” [...]
Posted on 15 September 2008
Vattenfall is one of the biggest energy company in Europe. The problem is that they produce coal-based energy which produces high amounts of CO2 that harm the environment and cause global warming. Now, thanks to a new project, Vattenfall will be able to produce coal-based energy without any CO2 emissions.
Seems pretty unbelievable but Lars Josefsson, [...]
Posted on 10 September 2008
Probably by now you already know that in the future fossil fuels will no longer be used as they harm our planet therefore researchers are trying to design cheaper and more efficient ways to harness renewable energies. Solar, wind and tidal power are the best solution for the moment and these were improved greatly during [...]
Posted on 03 September 2008
Scientists from the Kyushu University in Japan have designed a massive floating power plant that will combine photovoltaic arrays with windmills. This power plant will be deployed off-shore and it will measure 1.25 miles by 0.5 miles and preliminary tests showed that it’s possible and a new generator like this should be ready in about [...]
Posted on 02 August 2008
We all know how much global warming affects the environment and that we need to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels. The best solution is solar power which is already user in many countries around the world, but for the moment our technology can’t use this huge source of power at its full potential. Researcher [...]