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, […]

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Leaf Pleasure Boat Was Inspired by The Anatomy of Leaves

Leaf Pleasure Boat as its name suggests, this project was inspired by nature, the anatomy of leaves to be precise. The image of drifting leaf becomes the guide for this boat design, the lightness, color, transparency, and organic structure are the main source of inspiration. This team experimented in models and materials (leaves, wood, cardboard) […]

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Edison Rustic Lamp Design Demonstrates The Elegance of 19th Century

Gorgeous Edison rustic lamp design that would light up your desk in style. If you’re into industrial style décor or steampunk light, this would be the perfect lamp for you. Handmade in USA, the pipe used is made from real steel, there are five socket variations you can choose and three wood base finishes. Each set comes with […]

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Road Shower : Outdoor Enthusiasts Can Enjoy Hot Shower Wherever They Go

In the great outdoor of Utah’s Canyon Lands, Road Shower was born. It was when the team enjoying mountain bike ride, getting sweaty, dirty, and dusty, but at the end of the day, it was pretty late, they have to take cold shower since there’s no time to heat the water. So, in 2007, they […]

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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 […]

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nThree Electric Vehicle Offers The Comfort of A Car with The Cost of An E-Bike

nThree electric vehicle aims to provide you with affordable, personal vehicle that features the comfort of a car yet with the cost of an e-bike. It sounds pretty ambitious and interesting, doesn’t it? Let’s read what these designers have to say about the project. Following the recent electric revolution of lightweight vehicles around the world, […]

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SHARC (Subaru Highway Automated Response Concept) for 2025

SHARC (Subaru Highway Automated Response Concept) will keep highway traffic safe in 2025. It’s a conceptual project from Subaru, a debut to celebrate the grand opening of Hawaii’s new inter-island Paradise Highway as well as answer the challenge from LA Auto Design to come up with future vision of “HIGHWAY PATROL VEHICLE 2025”. SHARC highway […]

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Our Top 10 Picks for A’Design Award and Competition Winners

Every year, A’Design Award and Competition showcases best design products, concepts and prototypes. Here are our top 10 selection winners for their 2011-2012 competition in random order. 1. Tequila 29 Two Nine Tequila by Casa Xplendor This bottle design captures the spirit of young people in a party scene. It’s modern and stylish product that […]

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Fully Programmable Massdrop ALT High-Profile Mechanical Keyboard with Cool RGB Backlighting

Massdrop ALT High-Profile Mechanical Keyboard is ergonomically crafted precisely to have 6-degree angle to deliver a natural feel when you typing on this keyboard. Just like the original ALT, but this time, this keyboard is designed with a tall CNC-aluminum case that covers those switches. This compact keyboard wastes no space, it doesn’t have function keys but it still has full set of […]

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Mobile Station PROMETHEUS Is Your Power and Water Source in Harsh Environments

Mobile station PROMETHEUS has been designed to provide reliable power and water supply in harsh environments. This station consists of telescopic boom with wind generator and flexible solar panels, water generator, water filter, diesel generator, water tanks, communication center. This station can use completely renewable energy or as a hybrid system with diesel generator. Mobile […]

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Sanya Skypump : An Eco-Friendly Infrastructure to Support Electric Vehicles

The Sanya Skypump helps in consuming clean, renewable energy created directly on-site. Urban Green Energy’s well-designed 4 kW turbine is used. Sanya Skypump offers an excellent addition to the ever-growing infrastructure required to support the electric vehicles flowing on the market. Sanya Skypump has an advanced casing and an elegant design which can be easily […]

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Solar Powered Wind Turbine With A New Set Of Spinning Solar Blades

Scientists from the University of Liverpool have upgraded an everyday wind turbine with innovative set of spinning solar blades. The entire team, led by Dr. Joe King, unveiled an innovative solution to perplex critics who state wind turbines are useful only while the wind is blowing. Well, their design even doubles the functionality of conventional […]

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FLOWLIGHT Street Lamp Is Powered By Waves

Tidal power is considered to be the storehouses of energy, having a great potential to provide electricity for future generation. Keeping this in mind, Irish designer Shane Molloy unveiled a sustainable lighting system. This system makes use of the flow of tidal river, converting it into electricity. This in turn illuminates the quayside of River […]

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Orange Unveils The Orange Power Wellies Thermoelectric Wellies That Charge Your Mobile Phone Using Heat From Your Feet

On the 7th of July 2010, in London, Orange unveils the Orange Power Wellies, a groundbreaking and innovative eco-mobile phone charging prototype created to keep Glastonbury Festival goers connected with their friends across the weekend.The Orange Power Wellies, created in collaboration with renewable energy experts GotWind, use a unique ‘power generating sole’ that converts heat […]

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Eurasian Gondolas-The Dawn of a New Transportation Era

The Eurasian Gondolas is a concept transportation network with a length of 12,000 km and 2400 gondolas that has been envisioned to connect 31 cities with comfort of luxurious rooms, smooth traveling and ultimate safety. The main stations are situation in renowned cities like Istanbul, Bangkok, Dubai, Shanghai and Mumbai and the trip offers the […]

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Eco Pods Architectural Design with Robotic Arms

The Eco Pods are a structure concept that can act as a temporary algae bio-reactor in vertical way. This concept is specially designed for Boston and features robotic arms, powered by micro-algae mechanism, which will continuously rearrange the pods to different positions to ensure the best possible growing condition for the algae. Moreover, these eco-pods […]

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Aventos Vehicle Concept for Mega Cities

Today all the concepts that’s been designed has environment as one of the focal points hence new technologies are innovated keeping in mind the future sustainability like electric motors with renewable energy etc. It is this desire that keeps pushing the manufacturers and automotive designers have been researching and designing newer and better cars. The […]

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