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LifeCycle Tower: The World's Tallest Wooden Building

CREE Group proposes to build the tallest wooden building, appropriately named the "Life Cycle Tower," for Dornbirn, Austria.  Using hybrid-construction that will cut CO2 emissions by 90% and construction time by 50%, the eco-conscious construction of the 30-story building uses sustainable resources such as timber and composite slab (wood/concrete).  One of the oldest building materials known to man proves itself to be a timeless mainstay of construction even in the age of skyscrapers.


Blest Machine Will Convert Your Plastic Into Your Oil

Blest, a Japanese company, presents a household machine that will turn your everyday plastic items into oil.  Saving you money and saving the planet from CO2 emissions, Ankinori Ito, CEO of Blest, developed a machine to educate and inspire people to take action.

Deuterium: A Tractor that Harvests the Environment

"Deuterium" is no longer just a hard to pronounce name for a hydrogren isotope.  Now, it's also the name for the latest multi-dimensional, eco-friendly concept tractor, which uses solar energy and hydrogen fuel to harvest a healthier planet.

Groundbreaking Floor Tiles by Skoda

Skoda's revolutionary Energy Producing Tiles took center stage at the 2010 Paris Motor Show.  These glass-like floor tiles use energy from human footsteps to produce electricity.  Hybrid cars took a backseat to these groundbreaking floor tiles.

Precer's Bioracer: Off-Road Vehicle Runs on Wood Pellets

The Bioracer, developed by the Precer Group, is an off-road, hybrid vehicle powered by wood pellets.  Using biofuel has its advantages and disadvantages, but this fun, 16HP vehicle is certainly headed in an environmentally friendly direction.

Sustainsia Makes Working From Home Even Greener

Working from home just got even greener with Sustainsia, Inc.'s new solar powered, at-home work stations.  Small enough to fit in the backyard, these little pods provide telecommuters with a back-to-basics, natural vibe for their home office needs.

Apple's Next Venture: iMove Hybrid Car

Apple presents its latest design: the iMove hybrid car.  Intended for the year 2020, the hybrid bosts a "photochromic" exterior, touchscreen dashboard, and a look reminscent of Apple's iconic computer mouse.  Highly customizable and environmentally friendly, this sleek car was designed by a 20 year-old college student.

Charge Your Gadgets With Air Using Airenergy

RCA has unveiled a prototype for a wireless charger that will charge your various gadgets using air!  This charger, Aireneregy, connects to your gadgets' USB ports and charges them without having to be plugged into an outlet.  Using Wi-Fi radio frequencies in the air, you'll never have to worry about finding an outlet for your charger once this pocket-sized gadget is on the market.