High Speed Rail Line Proposed to Connect Texas and Mexico

January 28, 2014 by  
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Texas and Mexico could soon have an improved connection across the Rio Grande with a new proposed high speed rail line . The line would connect San Antonio, Texas with Monterrey in northern Mexico as a way to reduce travel time between the two large metropolises. The high speed rail line would help improve trade, reduce travel time (and emissions!) and increase tourism to both regions. Read the rest of High Speed Rail Line Proposed to Connect Texas and Mexico Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco transportation , green design , green transportation , high speed rail , high speed train , laredo , mexico , mexico texas high speed rail , Monterrey , San Antonio , sustainable transportation , texas , texas mexico high speed rail , train        

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Water Evaporation Could be the World’s Largest Renewable Energy Source

January 28, 2014 by  
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It is well known that wind and solar hold great renewable energy potential, and we’re beginning to understand more about wave power , but now there’s a new kid on the block. Dr. Ozgur Sahin believes that water evaporation could be the largest power source in nature, and he’s even created prototype electrical generators that respond to changes in humidity to prove it. Keep reading to find out how a spore-coated plank can generate 1,000 times as much force as a human muscle. Read the rest of Water Evaporation Could be the World’s Largest Renewable Energy Source Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: bacillus subtilis , Don Ingber , Dr Ozgur Sahin , evaporation power , genetically-engineered spores , humidity power , humidity-powered actuator , Journal of the Royal Society Interface , new form of renewable energy , spore-coated plank , wyss institute        

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Tokyo Techno Station Achieves Japan’s Highest LEED Certification Rating

January 28, 2014 by  
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Inhabitat’s Top Transportation Stories of 2012 – Vote for Your Favorite!

December 27, 2012 by  
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From real life Star Wars-inspired hover bikes to near-indestructible airless bicycle tires , 2012 gave way to some incredible innovations in green transportation . Environmentally-friendly alternatives are certainly on the rise, and we were never at a loss for exciting new developments that put clean energy above carbon emissions. See our 6 most read green transportation stories ahead and then vote for your favorite! Read the rest of Inhabitat’s Top Transportation Stories of 2012 – Vote for Your Favorite! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: alternative transportation , eco design , eco transportation , electric cars , EVs , green design , green transportation , green transportation 2012 , hybrid cars , sustainable design , sustainable transportation , top 6 green transportation stories

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Striking Green-roofed Earthwall 2 Residence is an Energy Efficient Groundscraper in Idaho

December 27, 2012 by  
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Top 6 Sensational Pedal-Powered Designs

February 17, 2012 by  
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Nissan Rolls Out Its All-Electric eNV200 Concept Van at the Detroit Auto Show

January 10, 2012 by  
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Sustainable Products at Tokyo Design Week Bring Aid to Regions Affected By the Earthquake

January 10, 2012 by  
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EXCLUSIVE PICS: Honda Unveils Its Hot New NSX Super Sports Concept Car at the Detroit Auto Show

January 10, 2012 by  
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EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: Volkswagen Reveals Its Secret E-Bugster Electric Beetle Concept at the Detroit Auto Show

January 9, 2012 by  
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