18 Nov '11, 2pm

Must-See Designs of Opportunity Green

Must-See Designs of Opportunity Green

The message at this year’s Opportunity Green conference was clear when it comes to the future of sustainable products: consumers can’t sacrifice for green. “The value that customers get from a product or service has to be consistent,” said Annie Lescroart of eBay. “When we think about scale as sustainability professionals, we need to think about persistent consumer values like style and cost, and not ask people to make a sacrifice for green.” Here are our fav picks from the conference that embody smart design, cost-savings and environmental savvy. 1. BMW ActiveE The BMW Active E is the first all-electric car from the luxury auto-maker. Photo: Jennifer Berry, Earth911 The BMW ActiveE is everything you’d expect from BMW – design, luxury and quality. One major difference: It’s 100 percent electric, offering a range of 100 miles per charge. The car isn’t simply a gas model wit...

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