Amazing Alila Villas Uluwatu in Bali

Looking at these amazing Alila Villas Uluwatu in Bali, Indonesia. Designed by Singapore based WOHA and built on 14.4 hectacres, the Alila Villas are a prime example of amazing sustainable architecture. With Alila Villas Uluwatu, the architects wanted to create more than the usual stereotypical ideas of Bali, creating a design that worked with the [...]


Island Pilot Hybrid Luxury Yacht Unveiled

Private yachts are somewhat synonymous to luxury, but does that ever mean that they cannot get ecofriendly? No is the answer from Island Pilot LLC, who have unveiled the first ever hybrid luxury yacht dubbed the Island Pilot DSe Hybrid 12m, powered by diesel fuel, solar energy, and electric power. The vessel is 12 meters [...]

Eco Cars: Mercedes-Benz Formula Zero

The entrants for the 2008 Design Los Angeles Challenge have been officially released, with the Mercedes-Benz Advanced Design Center of North America unveiling the Formula Zero. Built around the theme of motor sports racing in the year 2025, the Formula Zero concept aims to combine “the thrill of Formula One, the track dynamics of the [...]


The world’s first solar speedboat

If you’re an environment friendly sailor and have a passion for speedboats check out Czeers MK1, a luxury designed 10-meter that was launched at the Millionaire Fair in 2007. The Delft Technical University Solarboat Team built the original platform as an entry in the 2006 Nuon Frisian Solar challenge, which it easily won – and [...]

5th Peugeot concept car design contest 2008

Voting period for Peugeot design contest 2008 is on the go ! For the fifth time Peugeot is holding their futuristic design competition. Last year the Flux, designed by 20-year old Romanian Mihai Panaitescu, won the competition and was built as a concept car and eventually shown at the 2007 Frankfurt Motor Show. This year [...]


A green building in London

London’s Southbank will feature a new landmark building following the approval of a planning application to redevelop York House. The new design was initiated after a four-year planning period for the original, smaller design which, by the time planning was granted, had become obsolete. And Sheppard Robson have eventually designed a bold but beautiful glazed-design [...]

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