Technology

Delta2: World’s first DIY bio-fuel based helicopter

May 12, 2010 / 1 Comment

Delta2 an Australian aviation company is all set to take the aviation world by storm through its creation of worlds’ first biofuel-capable diesel helicopter. Graceville based aeronautical engineer Bill Whitney, has designed this very beautiful and stylish looking low cost helicopter for Australian farmers with large countryside landholdings and oodles of diesel to burn.

Bentley’s new generation of luxury green muscle cars

May 11, 2010 / No Comments

Bentley Motors is a name primarily associated with British luxury motoring, offering the world’s most exclusive driving experience. The brand has left an indelible mark on our conscience in terms of its quintessential status as a grand luxury car. The new “Bentley Aero Ace – Speed VI” concept by designer Gabriel Tam, however sets a new never before seen green ...

HOLO 2.0 future wearable computer uses kinetic energy to get charged

May 10, 2010 / No Comments

The overwhelming urge to break the physical barriers when it comes to accessing information whenever and wherever they may be has led to development of path-breaking technologies. HOLO 2.0 is a wearable next generation computer that helps us in doing just that stylishly with ease and comfort while taking care of the green quotient as well.

Bio-Hydrogen Airship could be transportation reality by 2030

May 10, 2010 / No Comments

Hindenburg may be the only craft hitting one’s mind at the slightest mention of airships from day’s bygone, but you need to check out Belgian architect Vincent Callebaut’s, Hydrgenase airship to get an idea of just how green would be our future transportation systems by as early as 2030.

Underwater Kite feeds on tidal energy to generate power

May 7, 2010 / 2 Comments

Ever new means are being devised to generate renewable energy harnessing ocean’s power in its varied manifestations. Only yesterday we brought to you NASA’s deep dive robot SOLO-TREC that feeds on ocean’s heat to enable its deep sea maneuverings. Today, it is “Deep Green” which exploits tidal wave energy to generate power.

NASA’s SOLO-TREC robot powered by ocean’s thermal energy

May 6, 2010 / No Comments

NASA’s has learnt to harness ocean’s thermal energy to drive its new robot. Called SOLO TREC this wax filled buoy requires no battery change and completely relies on renewable energy for its oceanic maneuverings.

Ultrasound technology to ensure cheaper bio-fuel production

May 6, 2010 / No Comments

Man is relentlessly dabbling with technology in search for newer and cheaper bio-fuels to ensure a civilizational shift to alternative fuel resources that are environmentally friendly. One of the major reasons that prevents large scale use of bio-fuel is the complicated and time-consuming process involved in producing it.

Volkswagen’s folding electric bike enhances mobility

May 5, 2010 / 1 Comment

The popularity of electric bikes is all set for a rise and shine especially when mobility gets difficult due to space congestion and increasing vehicular traffic on the road. Volkswagen recently revealed its two-wheeled electric bike at Auto China 2010.

Eolo Bus with zero emissions also cuts air pollution by other vehicles

May 5, 2010 / No Comments

Use of green technology is fast becoming an integral element of pioneering vehicular designs for mass transportation. Designer Krassi Dimitrov has come up with a unique design for an electric bus that helps cleanse the air of particle emissions from other vehicles.

E. Capsule harnesses reusable energy to take you places

May 4, 2010 / No Comments

Nature created trees to sustain life on earth, man is thinking of making trees to grow fuel.  Weird as it may sound to our ears, but the day isn’t far when we would be powering our vehicles with fuel grown on trees, and not from trees.