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hounslow council in london converts its streetlights to energy efficient LEDs with integrated electric vehicle charging points.The post ubitricity converts streetlamps to charge electric cars in london appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
dubai’s government roads and transport authority (RTA) has signed an agreement with german-company ‘volocopter‘ for the regular test mode of autonomous air taxis in the city. for years, volocopter has developed the technology for quiet, safe and emission-free flying, plus a pioneer when it comes to close co-operation with aviation authorities and the definition of standards […]
Recognising that urban mobility will become one of the most challening issues for a global society that is quickly urbanising, Aerospace giant Airbus put on a very convincing showing this week when it outlined its developing portfolio of urban air mobility solutions at the Paris Air Show. The roadmap puts the company's previous electrification projects in context, fully reveals Project Vahana
The market for electric skateboards is becoming rather crowded, which is why we're seeing companies getting more and more creative with how riders can move the things around. The Spectra skateboard from New York-based startup Walnutt is the latest example of this, doing away with the typical handheld remote and using sensor pads built into the deck for control instead. ..Continue Reading Spec
A functional ride-sharing service alone could put a huge dent in carbon emissions, simply by reducing the amount of cars on the road. But Lyft wants to take things one step further, today announcing plans to power its entire fleet of electric autonomous ride-share vehicles with renewable energy, starting with the first to roll into action in Boston within the coming months. ..Continue Reading
ITAP converts a 1997 BMW into an electric car with a 38% longer driving range than the tesla model S P100D for just a fraction of the cost.The post low cost DIY electric car made from recycled parts has 380+ mile range appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
What happens when you take the most manoeuvrable deck in the Evolve Skateboards range, brighten up its looks and crank up the power? Simple: the Evolve Bamboo GTX, an all-terrain electric skateboard that takes an already appealing formula and further refines it. We strapped on our helmets, updated the health insurance and put it through its paces...Continue Reading Review: Evolve Bamboo GTX h
Panoz, the American sports car manufacturer that's a key player in the Nissan-backed DeltaWing project, recently partnered with parent company Green4U Technologies to develop a new electric race car. Known as the GT-EV, plans call for it to have a range of 90 to 110 miles (145 to 177 km) per battery pack and a top speed of 175 to 180 mph (282 to 290 km/h), allowing it to compete in long-dista
hyundai unveils its first mass-produced electric bus, the elec city, with a 256 kWh battery pack driving it over 180 miles.The post hyundai’s first mass-produced electric bus elec city to arrive in 2018 appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
combining a classic style with electric power, the 'zebra' is a minimalist boat for navigating the sea.The post the zebra is an electric wooden boat for silent sea rides appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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