Articles by eXcelsi0r

Zero Waste App: Beta

Zero Waste AppDo you want to start to become more sustainable and responsible with your waste but don’t know how? Or you’re on your way to it, but need a little push? The Zero Waste app helps you manage your personal waste in fun and practical way.
With explanations, examples and tips on how to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle waste, and a counting system, you can control all of your waste management and have data on how much you helped the planet – and your children and grandchildren – with your actions.… read more »

Paving Roads with Recycled Plastics

PlasticRoad-700x419Dutch engineers and designers have become known for their innovative ideas during the recent years. From the self-healing concrete to the world’s first solar bike path, their creations always offer us a unique combination of ingenuity and eco-friendliness. Now, Dutch construction company VolkerWessels plans to pave the roads with recycled plastic bottles instead of asphalt.… read more »

The Copenhagen Wheel

The Copenhagen Wheel transforms your bicycle into a smart electric hybrid, quickly and easily. The Wheel contains a motor, batteries, multiple sensors, wireless connectivity, and an embedded control system. The Wheel learns how you pedal and integrates seamlessly with your motion, multiplying your pedal power 3x—10x.… read more »

Designing Green Buildings with EDGE

Edge-Logo-Hi-Res-for-Web-ResizedEDGE is an innovation of IFC. It helps you to design green buildings in more than 100 countries.

EDGE encourages resource-efficient building growth by proving the business case for building green. Whether you are constructing homes or apartments, hotels or resorts, offices, retail, or health care buildings, EDGE empowers you to build sustainably.… read more »