Nacelle apartment with sea views. No wind turbine syndrome sufferers allowed. Priority to the technically inclined. Available in the far distant future – maybe.
The “Strawscaper” by Belatchew Arkitekter in Stockholm would use piezoelectric technology to turn the movement of air into electricity.
A fresh video shows how using the wind to move electrically charged particles could be an energy producer, with no bird-battering blades.
How would you like your car to come pick you up, then drop you off at your destination? Hitachi is developing such a vehicle with its ROPITS prototype.
Mercedes-Benz has teamed up again with Cigarette 1 to design the AMG Electric Drive Concept, a powerboat using battery tech from the SLS AMG Coupe Electric car.
Lexus has unveiled a concept self-propelled sleigh for Santa which makes use of hybrid technology, though we wonder if reindeer create less emissions.
Mercedes-Benz is showing off at the LA Auto Show the G-Class Ener-G-Force fuel cell vehicle, envisioning what a police vehicle from the year 2025 might be like.
Visteon, an automotive supplier, envisions what a Nissan Leaf in the year 2020 might be have in terms of interior technology, including a high personalization degree.
The ProtoHouse concept unveiled at the London 3D Printshow is unlike any structure currently in existence, and is built around the way that bones grow.
Designer Bharani Catna envisions what an ideal electric vehicle might be like for a car sharing service in his Design for Urban Drive Cycle concept.