Posts Tagged ‘green’

Green energy socket mounted on windows

A cool way to capture solar energy and use it as a plug socket for gadgets. It has a simple design and can be attached to any window but…it is possible from technological point of view? Will it have enough energy? The solution is designed by Kyuho Song & Boa Oh, just a concept at [...]

Green roofs in Iceland: Turf Houses

Centuries ago people in Iceland were constructing eco-friendly and energy efficient houses. The Icelandic turf houses are the result of a difficult climate, offering superior insulation compared to buildings just made of wood or stone, and the relative difficulty in obtaining other construction materials in sufficient quantities. Don’t know what is turf? It is is [...]

Share this article if you think we should have a greener city!

Most of us have personal cars and use them everyday…but have you ever thought how much space on the streets will we “save” and by how much we will reduce global warming just by using a bus to go to work everyday or the bike in the summer? Share this article among your friends to [...]

How to make a city in Russia look “better”

It seems that in Russia, the hiding of reality and trying to make it look better in a false way happens every day. With the occasion of Putin visit in Saransk, the officials of the city wanted to have a good looking town. But because they didn’t have time to plant grass they…just painted the [...]

Green cars covered in grass

Why paint your car when you can cover it with real green grass? A green car is defined as a car that doesn’t pollute the environment, but some people took the ‘green’ idea to another level, they covered their cars with grass. It hasn’t anything to do with the eco concept, this people just wanted [...]