losers are clean energy industries as the tax credits get blown away. think wind, solar, renewable biomass, geothermal, hydropower, and eliminate a $7,500 per electric vehicle tax credit.
many of the most unpleasant aspects of urban life are caused by cars.
Hong Kong has decided to combat the area’s pollution problems by deploying solar-powered ferries.
Electric concept vehicle. Of interest, a single touch screen that would control vehicle functions and offer internet-enabled satellite connectivity.
A $5 investment wins the FT Climate Change Challenge.
Groundbreaking film by Saul Bass that shows solar energy is a legitimate energy source.
Quite a few new concept cars as environment and economic issues force development. Check these out. above: Citroen C-cactus concept above: Mitsubishi, the iMiev Sport above: Koenigsegg Quant above: Peugeot Shoo (photo: webecoist ) above: mercedes-benz formula zero above: Antro Solo ( photo: ecoist ) above: SEAT Brisa ( photo: ecoist ) above: Minset Six50 […]
Ikea feeling the heat to sell first solar powered products. via ubergizmo [PR]
New York design brand Areaware have launched Moof, an aluminium bicycle by Dutch designer Sjoerd Smit that features built-in solar-powered lights. Designed in Amsterdam, MOOF’s unique aluminum construction houses two solar powered lamps – one to light the way and the other to make you visible from behind. This single speed sleek and smooth urban […]
Paris council has unveiled plans for a 50-story glass pyramid after voting to drop a ban on high-rise buildings. Proposals for the Project Triangle, designed by Swiss architecture practice Herzog & de Meuron who designed the Olympic stadium in Beijing. The tower will have offices, a conference center, 400-bedroom hotel and restaurants and cafes. It […]