Gorgeous Green Power

Eco-friendly designs that are beautiful and beneficial to the planet

Implications - With a growing emphasis on the environment, competition lies within not only the greenest designs, but the most beautiful ones. Clean energy technology has progressed such that unsightly wind turbines and garish solar panels have given way to designs that are as beautiful as they are beneficial.
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Green Indian Skyscrapers - Eco Architecture For More Sustainable Towers in Mumbai
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Average 16,236 Clicks Pub: Feb 10, 09
Green Indian Skyscrapers
Eco Architecture For More Sustainable Towers in Mumbai
The Kohinoor Skyscraper Competition stimulated the design of two innovative green towers by the US-based firm Perkins Eastman. The competition aimed to rejuvenate mixed-use urban development in busy Mumbai,… [More]
Super-Affordable Solar Lights - IKEA Releases Line of Solar-Powered Outdoor Lamps
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Mild 13,534 Clicks Pub: Mar 6, 09
Super-Affordable Solar Lights
IKEA Releases Line of Solar-Powered Outdoor Lamps
IKEA's summer line of solar-powered LED outdoor lights makes sustainable small appliances a feasible home decor option for every budget. With bright colors, sleek lines and an incredible price point, I'm… [More]
Leaf-Shaped Lights - ‘Sinthesya' Solar Lamp Mimics Photosynthesis
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Mild 12,244 Clicks Pub: Mar 3, 09
Leaf-Shaped Lights
‘Sinthesya' Solar Lamp Mimics Photosynthesis
This gorgeous indoor/outdoor light is called ‘Sinthesya,’ and it’s designed by Daniele Calisi, Alessio Tommasetti, Rosa Topputo and Camillo Vanacore. The solar lamp looks just like a plant, and it… [More]
Water-Collecting Wind Turbines - Stylish "Eol'eau" Stores Green Energy and Rain
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Mild 10,821 Clicks Pub: Mar 19, 09
Water-Collecting Wind Turbines
Stylish "Eol'eau" Stores Green Energy and Rain
Green energy has found a fashion ally in the creative eyes of Julien Bergignat and his multifunctional "Eol'eau," a stylish design which merges a clever rain collection system and an efficient wind power… [More]
LED Bamboo Lights - Sevcan Yardim's Sustainable Outdoor Lighting
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Average 8,181 Clicks Pub: Feb 29, 08
LED Bamboo Lights
Sevcan Yardim's Sustainable Outdoor Lighting
Developed by Sevcan Yardim, a recent graduate from the METU (Middle East Technical University) in Ankara, these new lights incorporate LEDs inside bamboo for a quite startling night-time effect. She developed… [More]
Ocean Power Via Biomimicry - BioPower Systems' Tidal Electricity Generation Apes Nature
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Average 6,564 Clicks Pub: Mar 21, 09
Ocean Power Via Biomimicry
BioPower Systems' Tidal Electricity Generation Apes Nature
Australian-based BioPower Systems is bringing ocean power conversion technologies to the marketplace. By mimicking nature’s mechanisms for survival and energy conversion in the marine environment,… [More]
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