Kineticycle

Pushing eco-friendliness a step further, bike riding becomes a source of energy

Implications - Previously a means for urbanites to commute with ease, bicycles have progressed to the point of hyper-efficiency by capturing the energy exerted for superfluous use. Cyclists are translating peddling energy to everything from device charging to full-on house powering, which decreases a dependancy on the grid.
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Pollution-Reversing Bicycles - The Air-Purifier Bike Filters Wind Before the Rider Breathes It In
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Warm 47,317 Clicks Pub: Dec 5, 13
Pollution-Reversing Bicycles
The Air-Purifier Bike Filters Wind Before the Rider Breathes It In
It’s unfair that cyclist should choose the green form of transportation and have to put up with emissions of automobiles all around them. The Air-Purifier Bike gives a great deal back to the... [More]
House-Powering Bicycles - Levitation by Dezien Charges Things on a Large Scale
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Warm 46,199 Clicks Pub: May 15, 13
House-Powering Bicycles
Levitation by Dezien Charges Things on a Large Scale
Levitation by Dezien is a futuristic bicycle that was conceived to power people’s lives in large and unexpected ways. Harnessing the kinetic energy generating while riding a bike to charge... [More]
Water-Treading Bicycles - The 'Baycycle' Water Bicycle Makes Cycling on Water an Option
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Warm 44,845 Clicks Pub: Nov 2, 13
Water-Treading Bicycles
The 'Baycycle' Water Bicycle Makes Cycling on Water an Option
The ‘Baycycle’ is a water bicycle that makes it possible to ride your bicycle anywhere, even across large bodies of water. The Baycycle project notes that the Earth is mostly covered by... [More]
Bike-Harnessing Power Clips - The 'Charging Clip' Powers Your Phone by Leveraging Bikes
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Average 13,204 Clicks Pub: Aug 1, 13
Bike-Harnessing Power Clips
The 'Charging Clip' Powers Your Phone by Leveraging Bikes
The ‘Charging Clip’ is a simple little gadget that harnesses your bike’s energy to charge any USB-enabled device. Designed by Cheng-Kuei Fan, Hui-Chuan Ma and Yan-Jang Cheng, the... [More]
Device-Charging Bicycles - The Siva Cycle Atom Generator Harness Kinetic Energy to Power Gadgets
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Mild 4,127 Clicks Pub: Apr 25, 13
Device-Charging Bicycles
The Siva Cycle Atom Generator Harness Kinetic Energy to Power Gadgets
The Siva Cycle Atom Generator is a small device that using kinetic energy to power other devices. It is meant to be installed under the seat of a bicycle. Comprised of the generator itself as well... [More]
Intelligent Cyclist Accessories - The Garmin Vector Pedal Power Meter Tracks the Trek Seamlessly
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Untested 1,392 Clicks Pub: Aug 14, 13
Intelligent Cyclist Accessories
The Garmin Vector Pedal Power Meter Tracks the Trek Seamlessly
Tracking how far you’ve traveled when cycling can be done very easily, but being able to effectively track everything from speed to velocity can be done without effort with the Garmin Vector.... [More]
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