Eco-friendly

Solar Lighted walkway tiles ensure alighted footsteps in the dark

May 24, 2010 / No Comments

Day in and day out, we come across designs, which try to make our lives greener than never before. Ever since we started harvesting solar energy to meet our energy requirements, we have seen an entire array of products based on this principle, penetrating our lives to make it more energy efficient. The solar-lighted walkway tiles are the next in ...

New Yorkers to celebrate May 21 as ‘Bike to work day’ for healthy, clean planet

May 21, 2010 / No Comments

Martha Stewart’s Whole Living magazine has beaconed New Yorkers to pluck a page out of their busy lives to refresh their mind and body with expert advice and fresh ideas about the going green, eating well, staying fit and plenty more.

View Sonic’s VOT125 PC Mini uses up to 90% less plastic and energy

May 19, 2010 / No Comments

You may not realize this at the first glance but View Sonic's VOT125 PC Mini is actually a full featured PC which opens your doorway to smarter greener computing. This small bundle is being sold as a compact, energy saving solution for business and home users.

Red hybrid double-decker bus symbolizes 21st century London

May 18, 2010 / No Comments

London’s distinctive taxis and double-decker buses are iconic symbols of city’s transportation system. The famous metropolis is all ready to shift to a cleaner, greener model of double-decker buses which was introduced recently as the red emblem of 21st century London.

Solar Powered eco-tower for hotter climes

May 17, 2010 / No Comments

Building solar powered skyscrapers makes all the sense when you have leading scientists making claims about half of the earth becoming uninhabitable by 2050 due to rise in temperatures. The sustainable tower by Kenneth Kole and Michelle Lim meets up the necessity just in case the planet heated up more than it already has.

Eco bench made from recycled material generates electricity

May 17, 2010 / 1 Comment

This design somehow conjures the image of a semi circular moon shaped prop popularly used by stars to touch down on the stage in theatrical world. However, ecO-Bench is no mean prop. In fact, its’ futuristic street lighting furniture thoroughly soaked in green bearings.

Stylish Potenza promises an eco-friendly city ride

May 14, 2010 / No Comments

Each day we come across new designs and technologies that promise to make commutation lot easier for us in the future. Designed by Nicolás A. Jara, Potenza an innovative four- wheeled vehicle too reassures us with the same.

Bio-Grow uses e-waste to produce bio-fuel for future cars

May 12, 2010 / No Comments

No need to worry anymore about ways to dispose off your electronic waste especially computers because now you can use it grow bio-fuel. Students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have created Bio-Grow, an algae bio-reactor.

Nissan picks Hawaii for early launch of LEAF Electric Car

May 12, 2010 / No Comments

Hawaiian Islands are globally renowned for their incomparable scenic beauty comprising pristine beaches, glorious sunsets and tranquil waters. It is the Hawaiian residents’ spirit to retain the islands timeless radiance by remaining committed to clean energy that even after having met the most modern luxuries, the place maintains its eternal charm and beauty.

Anyone for an eco-friendly wedding dress, that dissolves in water

May 11, 2010 / 1 Comment

Skeptical about just how well this idea would go down with women who prefer clutching to their wedding gowns for entire lives as a symbolic garment. Fashion and engineering students at the Sheffield Hallam University have developed a wedding dress, which could be transformed into five new fashion pieces. .