Transportation

Bullet 580, Worlds’ largest airship fuelled with algae based bio-diesel

May 25, 2010 / No Comments

Airships have undergone little evolution Post-WWII and sadly, these were restricted to advertisements, which offered us a glimpse of them every now and then. However, pulling them out of this oblivion into the 21st century, E-Green Technologies successfully finished the inflation of the worlds’ largest airship Bullet 580 inside Garrett Coliseum, Montgomery, Alabama.

Silveira Green Samba, all electric personal watercraft with zero emissions

May 25, 2010 / No Comments

Silveira Green Samba is a dream comes true for those in search of an environmentally responsible way of riding a personal watercraft foregoing bigger gas powered PWC’s. The Samba XRS is a carbon fiber, ultra maneuverable, zero emission PWC, which according to Silveira Group is also the fastest personal watercrafts, commercially available.

MIT designed aircraft cuts fuel consumption to just 1/3 of the normal

May 18, 2010 / No Comments

It seems as if a wave of technological and scientific advancements is all set to revolutionize the aviation industry worldwide. After daily news snippets, citing one or the other breakthrough in the field, its researchers from MIT, that is once again riding the wave.

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.

Futuristic hydrogen powered aircraft specializes in vertical take-off

May 17, 2010 / No Comments

This is an amazingly clever design concept aimed at removing one of the biggest hurdles that stand in our way of applying vertical take-off and landing to commercial aircrafts. With his Airbus A350H airliner, one particular designer Victor Uribe has tried ridding VTOL aircrafts off their extremely inefficient and heavy, smaller payloads and greater fuel needs reputation

Crazy backpack harness system for rush hour flight through the city

May 12, 2010 / No Comments

A variety of futuristic urban transportation methods have been devised to make commutation green and easy for the travelers, however nothing like this has ever been proposed. Crazy as it may sound but ine  Bulgarian architect Martin Angelov wants us to fly above the rest of the traffic as part of his new urban way of transportation.

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.

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.

Volkswagen leads electric mobility with first battery-powered Golf Blue-e-motion

May 4, 2010 / No Comments

Biggest names in the automotive industry are busy unveiling electric cars that promise the opening of a whole new era in the automobile history. Latest in line is Volkswagen that uncovered its first battery powered Golf Blue- e-motion.

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.