Knafo Klimor Architects Unveil Living ‘Fields of Tomorrow’ Wall for 2015 Milan Expo

February 27, 2014 by  
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Herzog & de Meuron and Ai Weiwei’s Sparkling 2012 Serpentine Gallery Pavilion Opens Tomorrow!

May 31, 2012 by  
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Hawaii Officially Becomes the First U.S. State to Ban Plastic Bags!

May 31, 2012 by  
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Plastic Bag photo from Shutterstock Los Angeles may have recently become the largest city to ban plastic bags , but Hawaii just knocked it out of the park by banning plastic bags statewide! Honolulu County just joined the ranks of the ban, making every city in the state part of the plastic bag ban. Hopefully Hawaii’s rejection of plastic bags will inspire other states to follow their lead. Read the rest of Hawaii Officially Becomes the First U.S. State to Ban Plastic Bags! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco design , green design , Hawaii plastic bag ban , plastic bag ban , plastic bags , sustainable design

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Are Today’s Workers Smart Enough for Tomorrow’s Smart Grid?

August 3, 2011 by  
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As smart grid technologies gain steam, utilities face challenges in retraining workers, but also opportunities through bringing in new employees more attuned to the concepts behind the smart grid.  

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Volvo’s ‘Tomorrow’s Volvo Car’ project shows batteries shaped into body panels

September 25, 2010 by  
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Eco Factor: Weight of EVs could be reduced by integrating batteries into body panels. In an effort to reduce the weight of electric cars and find a better place to install the power storage systems, Volvo has triggered a new project, christened the Tomorrow’s Volvo Car, which seeks the development of a car battery that can be built into the car’s body panels. The company is working on these car panel batteries as part of a three-year, 3.5 million Euro project started by the Imperial College in London.

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Suzuki debuts concept electric scooter for short distance commutes

September 25, 2010 by  
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Eco Factor: Zero-emission scooter powered by electric batteries. Suzuki Motor Company has announced the completion of a new electric scooter, the e-Let’s, which is based on Suzuki’s Let’s4 Basket scooter

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The Unicab EV Could be New York’s Taxi of Tomorrow

June 1, 2010 by  
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Think it’s time for New York City to update its cab design? The New York Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) has been hunting for the so-called “taxi of tomorrow” — a cab that integrates safety, comfort, energy efficiency, and superior design — for the past two years. The TLC hasn’t chosen a new taxi yet, but we like the looks of the Unicab, a four-seater EV decked out with so many eco features that barely resembles today’s cabs

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