29 Aug '13, 7pm

INDEX Award winner: Smart Highway

TreeHugger is at the INEDX: Design to improve life Awards in Copenhagen. The challenge is to "Inspire, Educate and Engage in designing sustainable solutions to global challenges." Here are the winners; greater detail will follow. There are lots of stories about smart self-driving cars these days, but what about the rest of the people who can't afford this? Daan Roosegaarde in collaboration with Heijmans Infrastructure, a Dutch multinational development company, has a better idea: Make the road smarter, let everybody benefit from technology instead of just the few. Smart Highway is an interactive and sustainable road that includes a five-step plan for modernizing European roadways. It proposes embedding highways with technology that can visually communicate when the road is slippery, charge your electric car as you drive, and generate electricity for its own lights. The goa...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/sustainable-product-design/inde...

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INDEX Award winner: NeoNatalie Birth Simulator

INDEX Award winner: NeoNatalie Birth Simulator

treehugger.com 29 Aug '13, 7pm

TreeHugger is at the INDEX: Design to improve life Awards in Copenhagen. The challenge is to "Inspire, Educate and Engage ...

smart celebrates 15 years with global gathering #greenenergy

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thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 29 Aug '13, 11am

Fifteen years ago, German car giant Daimler introduced its diminutive new brand; smart. Designed for the modern motorist n...

Interview: Dann Roosegaarde on the Smart Highway

Interview: Dann Roosegaarde on the Smart Highway

treehugger.com 03 Sep '13, 4pm

Daan Rosengaarde not only won an INDEX Design to improve life award , but also the Peoples' Choice award in an online poll...

New York state cultivates hub for smart city tech

New York state cultivates hub for smart city tech

greenbiz.com 30 Aug '13, 11am

A 113-year-old building in Albany, N.Y., is being transformed into a smart city research hub. What once served as the city...

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#Bitcoiner mydex our global #bitcoin preference...

i-dex.de 07 Sep '13, 10pm

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TRAFFIC Award voting ballots are in. If you received the ballot, don't forget to vote! Find all nominees here:

TRAFFIC Award voting ballots are in. If you rec...

targetedtraffic.com 29 Aug '13, 2pm

Since 2004, T.R.A.F.F.I.C. has honored the people who, each year, have earned the respect of their peers. These individual...

Test Drive: 2014 Mazda6 with SkyActiv Technology (38 MPG on the highway)

Test Drive: 2014 Mazda6 with SkyActiv Technolog...

treehugger.com 26 Aug '13, 5pm

Ok, let's clear one thing up right at the start: The 2014 Mazda6 with SkyActiv Technology is not a hybrid. There is no ele...

Why EVs are the smart grid's killer app

Why EVs are the smart grid's killer app

greenbiz.com 29 Aug '13, 11am

That’s how most people’s eyes look once you ask why electric vehicle and smart grid interoperability is important. With a ...