The Gate Residence : Iconic Sustainable Building for Cairo

The Gate Residence is the latest project from Vincent Callebaut Architect for Cairo. This city would witness the creation of magnificent sustainable building that expresses the future of the city after decades of urban degradation. The site location is placed in very strategic location of Cairo, al Nozha Street in Nasr City which is also the location of other large project City Stars (currently under construction). This green building represents the harmony of trees and building where the cit...
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Bio Lab Kitchen Uses Biological Cycle for Preparing, Cooking, and Recycling Food

BIO LAB KITCHEN design is inspired from the idea of creating sustainable product by manipulating the biological system. It uses special bacteria that ferment the food waste composts to create water and energy source. Sustainable Agriculture and Food Waste research topic is one of grand challenge Initiatives of the Coventry University (Coventry University, 2014). The roots of the problem come from the domestic and hospitality sector. Initial idea was to find out the solution to avoid food waste p...
Posted in » Designs and Concepts, Food and Drink, Green, Home And Kitchen
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Hydro Bike : Sporty Hydrogen Powered Bike Design

HYDRO BIKE offers a cheaper way to travel. The design of this bike was meant to save your hard earned money without looking like a cheapskate. Powered by hydrogen cell but added with "unworkable" pair of pedals. Why the need to have pedals? As long as it has pedals (self-propelled), it would still legally be considered a bicycle in many countries. There's no need of a motorcycle license, yearly road tax, summons and anything that cost money for owning a bike. Designer : Imran Othman ...
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Eco-Friendly Refold’s Portable Cardboard Standing Desk for Mobile Office

Refold's Portable Cardboard Standing Desk aims to change the way you work. It’s a green flexible, foldable, and affordable desk which is 100% recyclable. This is a nice combination of innovation and environmental awareness, green conscious people would love to own this emergency desk. When not in use, simply fold this desk into lightweight, compact carry case. It means you can easily work anywhere you want, the design also allows this desk to be used in schools, studios, events, or mobile o...
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IBM and Airlight Energy Are Developing Affordable Solar Power Technology

IBM Research has teamed up with Airlight Energy, a Swiss-based supplier of solar power technology to bring you affordable Solar Technology by 2017. This is great news for green conscious people since solar technology at this moment is pretty expensive investment, not everyone can afford that regardless its efficiency and reliability in the long run. This project has the ability to concentrate sun’s radiation 2,000 times and convert 80% of that resource into useful energy, generating 12 kilowat...
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Hydroelectric Tidal House Project by Margot Krasojevic

We have found many ways to take advantage of solar power but what about tidal power? It is non-polluting, reliable, and predictable. Margot Krasojevic has submitted Hydroelectric Tidal House project that harnesses the wave power to generate electricity. This unique structure features 2 shells: outer structure and inner structure where each one has its own purpose. The outer shell is made out of concrete anchors the house to the beach while the inner shell rises with the tide as it flows around p...
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Edyn Solar Powered Smart Gardening System by FuseProject

Edyn smart garden system takes advantage of the heat of the sun to power itself. This nice little garden device monitors and tracks environmental conditions to allow your plants to thrive. It’s a modern way to gardening, whether you’re a novice gardener or have the capability to manage a small scale organic farm, Edyn will help you to make your gardening tasks easier, no more guesswork. Insert Edyn in the soil, the innovative sensors gather and analyze data about any changing in weather a...
Posted in » Green, Outdoor

Infinite Light : Solar Powered Light inside PET Bottle

Infinite Light has won Green Dot Award 2013 for its innovative and sustainable design. Dr. Hakan Gursu has come up with a light that helps humanity and environment, it can be very useful in rural households that still don’t have access to electricity. At night, there are still many families that are forced to use kerosene lamps that usually cost about 25% of their weekly budgets to light them. Aside from the high cost, those lamps also increase the risk of fire and harmful smoke. Infinite L...
Posted in » Designs and Concepts, Green, Interior Design, Lights, Outdoor

Harley Davidson Livewire Electric Motorcycle Renews Your Freedom to Ride

Harley-Davidson just has released several images of its latest project: Harley-Davidson Livewire Electric Motorcycle. Yes, you read that right, the iconic motorcycle maker that is famous for its big engine and growling sound now share its focus to a silent motorcycle. Innovate or die, people are getting concern with our environment and electric vehicle technology evolves rapidly, Harley-Davidson gets this, so, the company has designed and developed its first electric motorcycle. Starting next...
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Grovemade’s Desktop Collection Is Made from Vegetable Tanned Leather and Domestic Hardwoods

Grovemade’s Desktop Collection is a unique, handcrafted set of desk accessories made from domestic hardwoods and vegetable tanned leather. Bringing order to work spaces and providing design continuity, Grovemade’s desk collection is a projection of personality. Additionally, the small, ergonomic adjustments the desktop collection provides can improve neck pain, back pain, and wrist discomfort. The Grovemade team wanted to craft something with the ability to breathe life into a workspace by i...
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Urban Skyfarm : Future Vertical Farm for Urban Areas

Based on recent studies, in the future, most world’s population will live in urban areas, and the total of world population will increase by about 3 billion people. Urban Skyfarm proposal was inspired by Dr. Dickson Despommier’s concept of vertical farm, it’s a possible solution to deal with our future problems of land shortage, deforestation, and of course, environmental pollution due to over population. The idea here is to locate a vertical farm in downtown of Seoul, right adjacent to...
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Saroléa SP7 Electric Superbike Features Bridgestone Battlax V02 Racing Slicks

Saroléa and Bridgestone has teamed up to release Saroléa SP7 Electric Superbike. As we all know, Bridgestone is one of top tire and rubber manufacturers in the world, this company has promised Saroléa to provide technical sport and tire expertise for Saroléa SP7’s track testing, this ambitious racing plans debut this year, 2014. This superbike revealed for the first time on 26th April at the Mettet circuit in Belgium during the Speed Trophy. As an electric motorcycle, SP7 doesn’t offe...
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Google Self-Driving Car Could Be The Future of Our Mobility

Google has released some images related to its Self Driving car project, it looks like a toy though, cute and compact. The progress looks good so far, imagine that you can go downtown for lunch without having to deal with the burden of driving or wasting 20 minutes to find parking. If this project comes to reality, we can kiss good bye to drunk and distracted driving. Currently, Google is building some prototypes to make sure the car operates safely and autonomously without any human interven...
Posted in » Cars, Designs and Concepts, Green

BMW i : Solar Carport Concept with Glass-on-Glass Solar Modules

BMW introduces BMW Solar Carport concept that takes its inspiration from the styling of BMW i models in order to design a harmonious counterpart. With all-electric BMW i3 already in the market and soon BMW i8 hybrid sports car, it makes sense that BMW group wants to complement their automobiles with innovative design that takes advantage of renewable energy. This solar carport combines high-grade technology to generate electricity from solar energy, its structure design complements all BMW I mod...
Posted in » Architecture, Green

Cabin Drop XL : Modular Microarchitecture for Eco Tourism

If you are familiar with Drop eco-hotel design, then you probably recognize that Cabin DROP XL is the large version of that organically shaped removable hotel. This project is a part of a popular emerging trend in the area of modular microarchitecture. This modular design makes this cabin suitable to be placed in different areas, where your heart desires and it is permitted. Each cabin has been designed to be placed in natural spot where it is easily removed without giving any ecological damage ...
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