Pre-fabricated houses & homes are resource and budget friendly… and who knew… completely designer friendly!
If you’ve been living on mars you may not have heard about the the Chevy Volt by GM. Sure… its going to take the world by storm for it eco-friendliness, $35,000-ish price tag and optimistic due date of 2010… but thats those things don’t matter so much when it looks like awesome!
This new concept bike/scooter/trolley looks like a fun way to get one’s self around and away from the desk for a while. Hello, its also earth friendly you say…
“It’s energy efficient, it’s clean, compact and simple, and, above all, it’s very cool.
All of these factors could be significant in getting people to adopt a lightweight, electrically powered scooter designed by William J. Mitchell, the Alexander W. Dreyfoos Professor of Architecture and Media Arts and Sciences, and several of his students in MIT’s Smart Cities Group, in collaboration with SYM, a major scooter manufacturer in Taiwan, and ITRI, Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute. A prototype of the new design was a hit at the Milan Auto Show, where it was unveiled earlier this month.”