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Recycling Bikes

The Re:Energy Bicycle Recharges Your Gadgets with Every Revolution

— February 3, 2011 — Autos
For all the eco enthusiasts out there, riding the Re:Energy Bicycle can double the efficiency of your environmentally conscious activities.

The juiced up two-wheeler has ditched the retro spokes, swapped in a coil set, a generator and a battery in their place, and capped it all off with neon green recycling symbol. Designed by Jinsik Kim and Boseung Seo, the Re:Energy Bicycle harnesses your pedaled input energy so you can charge your cellphone and laptop, ecological footprint-free.

Photo Credits: design.architecture.sk, designboom
Trend Themes
1. Eco-friendly Transportation - The Re:Energy Bicycle demonstrates the trend of eco-friendly transportation by harnessing pedaled input energy to charge gadgets.
2. Sustainable Energy Generation - The addition of a generator and battery to the Re:Energy Bicycle showcases the trend of sustainable energy generation through innovative design.
3. Multifunctional Gadgets - The ability of the Re:Energy Bicycle to charge cellphones and laptops highlights the trend of multifunctional gadgets that enhance user convenience.
Industry Implications
1. Transportation - The transportation industry has the opportunity to explore and invest in eco-friendly modes of transportation, such as bicycles that generate sustainable energy.
2. Renewable Energy - The renewable energy industry can leverage the disruptive innovation opportunity presented by bicycles that harness pedaled energy to generate sustainable power.
3. Consumer Electronics - The consumer electronics industry can tap into the trend of multifunctional gadgets by developing devices that can be charged using alternative sources of energy, like the Re:Energy Bicycle.
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