Design

Dog Leash Generates Power, Lights up the Road

February 8, 2010 / No Comments

The power generating dog leash is the work of Goddard Technologies, and as you'd guess, it is quite different from the dog leashes we are used to seeing. This one has three high intensity LEDs and a safety button that sets off an emergency tone. Other features include an ergonomically designed handle that lets you have a comfortable grip and ...

Aircruise Concept Will Provide Travel in a Luxuriously Green Way

February 3, 2010 / No Comments

Aircruise concept, created by London based design studio Seymourpowell takes a new look at air travel. The concept prefers a comfortable and luxurious journey over a quick trip. While it is a behemoth in size, the Aircruise concept intends to have minimum effect on the environment.

Roots: Furniture Created From Plant Roots

February 3, 2010 / No Comments

Designer Kai Linke has plans to create very unique furniture, and that from the use of plant roots. In fact, Kai Linke's furniture will be made from plant roots, and hence, the name Roots. Creating furniture involves cultivating fast growing plants like grass, bulbs and bamboo.

Ekokook Concept Paints Kitchens in Green

February 2, 2010 / No Comments

Its ridiculous name aside, the Ekokook concept would have you working hard in the kitchen, to get rid of the waste. Designed by Faltazi, the concept fights solid, liquid and organic waste to make the kitchen more of an environmentally friendly place.

Soccer Ball Makes Energy Generation as Exciting as Play

February 1, 2010 / No Comments

Soccer is the most popular game in the world, and now it's one that will add fun to generating energy. The fun energy generation part is up to the sOccket ball, a soccer ball that can generate energy. Intended for use in Africa, about 15 minutes of play with the ball will generate enough electricity to power an LED light ...

Homeway: An Idea for Sustainably Powered Mobile Housing

February 1, 2010 / No Comments

Homeway is a very interesting concept that would change the way we live, if it ever reached somewhere close to the realm of reality. The idea is to put houses on mobile platform, with enough sustainably generated energy to power the system.

Designers Propose Giant Solar Roof for Seoul

January 29, 2010 / No Comments

Designers have a way of coming up with very innovative, and sometimes, difficult to implement ideas. But then ideas are what bring innovation. South Korean designers SAMOO have come up with an interesting plan that proposes a giant, 131 acre green roof over a part of Seoul.

Designer Philippe Starck Wants Wind Turbines to Look Better

January 28, 2010 / No Comments

Apparently, many people are unwilling to setup wind turbines because of none too flattering looks of these wind turbines. Famous designer Philippe Starck has created options for such people, and the options are two good looking wind turbines.

Sprinkle Dress: Go Insane Watering the Dress You Wear

January 27, 2010 / No Comments

Sprinkle Dress has to be somewhere near the top of the Insane Eco Fashion mountain, a look at it, and you know why. Many innovative designers have added living plants to clothing accessories, or jewelry. Designer Linda Schailon, though went an extra mile to create a dress that is more about living plants than about the dress itself.

SmartFish Aircraft to be an Efficient, Long-Range Flier

January 26, 2010 / No Comments

The people at Smart Fish have been working on an efficient, long range aircraft that would combine desirables like space, speed, efficiency, ease of use and lower costs. Considering what they are promising, and going by the figures on their website, the SmartFish aircraft could stir a revolution in the aircraft industry.