Eco-friendly

BMW Eco-friendly Cars to Drive into Korea Next Year

September 6, 2010 / No Comments

German carmaker BMW has launched its eco-friendly The hybrid cars in Korea with the promise of a roll out  in the coming year. The 320d Efficient Dynamics edition was unveiled during an event in Korea, with the range including two new hybrid electric vehicles namely ActiveHybrid 7 and ActiveHybrid X6.

eBay’s New Green Initiative Comes in the Form Of Eco-Friendly Boxes

September 3, 2010 / 1 Comment

In an attempt to making a green contribution to the environment, eBay is currently testing a shipping box that can be reused several numbers of times.

NEC’s MultiSync E231W LED-Backlit Display Cares For The Planet

August 4, 2010 / No Comments

NEC's new MultiSync E231W, an LED-backlit display, comes with the promise of being ultimately environment friendly. In a bid to contribute more towards eco friendliness, the new display comes in a size of 23-inches and deploys an LED-backlit panel to increase energy savings. It has been stated that energy savings could be up to 40 percent as against the quantum ...

Plane Makers Move Toward Eco-Friendly Initiatives

July 27, 2010 / No Comments

Airplane maker Boeing has unveiled an ‘ecoDemonstrator program’ – which aims at speeding up technological advances that will serve to heighten fuel efficiency, operational efficiency and noise reduction. The commercial aviation industry has been seeking to achieve carbon neutral growth by the year 2020.

Picture Perfect Invisible Treehouse Comes Up In Sweden

July 15, 2010 / 1 Comment

When architects Tham and Videgard announced their intention to build an almost invisible treehouse, they were told it would be impossible to pull it off. But the duo have been able to successfully build one, and have plans to replicate it to be a group of six invisible treehouse units, that will be Treehotels in Sweden.

South Korea Doles Out Tax Lollies For Green R&D

July 14, 2010 / No Comments

The Government of South Korea has made its support for a greener world clear by announcing big tax benefits and support for eco-friendly technology and research. They expect that this will also be advantageous to increasing competitiveness in this field.

Teeing off On a Greener Turf: Eco-friendly Golf Balls Arrive

July 7, 2010 / No Comments

Just when you though that golf could not possible get any greener – a Tempe company comes up with eco-friendly Dixon Earth golf balls. This is the only golf ball in the world that can be recycled further into several other products – playground equipment, artificial turf, experimental putter just to name a few.

Toy Cars Run On Hand Generators

July 5, 2010 / No Comments

Here’s some exciting news for parents who are concerned with going green, but find it difficult to do so and satisfy a child’s desire for gadgets that run on batteries! A new racing car set is out, that operates without batteries, or being hooked up to a power source – instead you generate its power with your own two hands.