Fuel costs are going up and the air pollution is on a constant rise. One ideal solution to solve these problems altogether is to design vehicles that do not rely on hydrocarbons or other non-renewable and polluting fuels. Trikes could be quite the hero in such situations, making the best out of available resources. Take a look at some designs that propose a greener alternative for your commute:
Going green is such an in thing these days that there is no dearth of innovative ideas coming up in several fields. Be it anything, people today want it to be eco-friendly because they have realized that using eco friendly stuff is not just beneficial for the environment but for people as well. Following are some cell phones that are not just good to look at, but are eco-friendly as well. They are the cell phones that are made using wood. Click through to find out some green mobile phones:
Environmental concerns are becoming major issue nowadays and most people are trying to inculcate eco-friendly measures into their lifestyle. The main emphasis everywhere is to reduce the carbon footprint we have by taking various steps. The world is slowly moving towards hybrid and electric cars as a means to reduce their carbon footprint. However, conventional vehicles are also doing relatively well by displaying an increased fuel efficiency that puts lower stress on the environment.
Multitudes of people take the help of public transport in order to traverse from one place to another. Public transportation systems move several people together from one destination to another, and overall manage to show a higher efficiency than individual movement. In recent years, the public transportation system has developed a lot and some amazing green futuristic transportation systems are in the pipeline, which will be ready for use in the near future, some as soon as a decade. The futuristic concepts are being designed in a way that they will be of great help to make the roads and the transport system safer, greener, and energy efficient. Read on […]
With a constant growth in population, urban expansion, and numerous environmental concerns, the look that the cities will have in future would be quite different from now. The building designs will be such that can put well with the three things mentioned above. eVolo Magazine conducts an annual event and awards planners and architects who think out of the box and come up with outstanding ideas regarding the problem-solving future skyscrapers.
The large population in South Asian countries is putting a lot of pressure on the energy infrastructure in those countries and it is time to think about viability of alternative source of energy such as solar energy. Positive point for many of the countries here such as India is that there is no lack of sunshine throughout the year, and it can be utilized to provide electricity to millions of poor people in these countries.
China has been at the forefront of architectural design with many buildings and premises drawing attention of world media and architects from other countries. One such recently developed building is the high-rise tower which will be a mixed use development in Wuhan. Let us look more closely at this tower and the special features it has.