BMW intends to build a new green supercar by the end of 2012. The new environment-friendly project will be a sports car that will benefit from the latest technical innovations in the field, including the use of ultra sun materials to the construction.
World’s largest wind farm, 909 MW, will be built in Oregon. The announce was made by the Utility company Southern California Edison(SCE) who plans to build the farm. This construction will be unique in world. The project, called Caithness Shepherd’s Flat will be located in Morrow and Gilliam counties in North-Central Oregon, and will have [...]
A skyscraper of 125 floors and 700 meters height will be built in Dubai, with LEED certification of the American Council for Green Buildings. Anara tower will have sky gardens after every 27 floors, and will include offices, shops, a luxury hotel and 300 residential apartments. The new New construction is aimed to astound even [...]
In about 3 years planes will run on biofuels, said the Boeing representatives. Darrin Morgan, an expert in environmental issues said that now is expected licenses for the use of biofuels. ” The approvals will be granted more quickly than is anticipated, we believe that in three years, maybe even faster, our planes will use [...]
The Philips company wants to revolutionize urban lighting by the Light Blossom concept, a pillar of street lighting based on solar and wind energy. During the day, Light Blossom works as a flower, opening it’s “petals” (solar panels) to capture the energy of the sun. As the source of light moving to the sky, the [...]
A professor at the Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, Switzerland, named Hansjürg Leibundgut, said that he will start the construction of a apartment block equipped with carbon free technology. The apartments will contain cooling, heating and solar energy systems. These systems are different from those of private homes. The entire apartment block will run [...]
Legacy Hotel from Maryland, United States, recently launched a program that includes the supply of hotel with wind energy in percentage of 100%, placing more green products in hotel, encouraging the guests to participate in the recycling service to reduce carbon footprint. Hotel representatives have signed a business partnership with Clean Currents of Rockville to [...]
A Uk company has invented a new type of material named i-pas, that could replace concrete timber and steel. What is amazing is that this material is made from recycled plastic. Except for thermoset and PVC, i-plas can make use of any type of plastic waste. The i-pas company, called exactly like the material, said [...]
Three power plants based on biomass will be built in Britain, according to the energy company, Drax. The new generation of plants that work with recycled waste will provide cheap and green energy for two million Britain homes. The plants will provide up to 15% renewable energy in Britain. Government’s plan to generate 20 per [...]
This amazing invention, the walking house could avoid natural disasters. This house is designed by an art collective in Denmark. I say that this house is amazing because it can walk across a variety of terrain and is powered only by sun and wind.