Tag: transportation

Wind Energy at Your Fingertips

Uprise Energy have created a portable 50kW wind turbine for off-grid power generation. Simply put, this machine is powerful, efficient, and portable. It initially looks like a vehicular trailer. It then can transform into a wind turbine to offer energy…

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HYDROGENASE AIRSHIPS

Truly a legend and eco-visionary, the Belgian architect Vincent Callebaut has turned his design skills towards a conceptual transport-system involving airships powered by SEAWEED! As ingenious as it is ambitious, Callebaut believes the new green revolution is in full progress…and…

SKY ORCA

Check out the designer dirigible. Known poetically as ‘Manned Cloud’, it is a flying hotel proposed by French designer Jean-Marie Massaud. The serenely-shaped 210 metre-long airship (reminiscent of a whale) was developed with ONERA (the French national aerospace research body)….

TRACKING PROGRESS (Hyperloop)

How is Elon Musk’s ‘Hyperloop’ project developing! For those of you who are unaware, we featured it a few months back. Elon Musk, founder of companies such as TESLA motors and SpaceX has been working on this transportation concept since 2013….

AUDI E-TRON

Audi is aiming to rival Tesla as electric automotive manufacturer. So check out their 2016 A3 e-tron plug-in hybrid (total driving range around 400 miles). It’s 1.4L four-cylinder electric motor generates 204 horsepower and its 8.8 kWh battery allows 17…

Future Urban Transport

Wang Yixing has the ultimate scooter solution. It covers every aspect of public transportation. As a portable option to be sold from vending machines, his idea is ideal for the nomadic urbanite of the future. His scooter is both completely…

TAKING THE 5TH

It’s official! The Dutch team of university students have done it again! The ‘World Solar cialis results Challenge’ asks competitors to build a solar-powered car that can persist across the Australian outback (one of the hottest places in the World)….

ELECTRIC VEHICLE WITH A KICK!

Mark Frohmayer needed a small electric car! With the Tesla luxury market electric-vehicle seemingly unaffordable, he decided to design his own. The market potential for such an vehicle was definitely huge (imagine demand in India and China) but so is…

StoreDot Charging Electric Cars

StoreDot, the company with ’30 second smartphone charging’ is now turning its attention to electric vehicles. They claim that 7000 StoreDot cells could allow an electric car to be charged in only five minutes (and then go-on to achieve 300…