28 May '14, 8pm

Parking lots don't have to be boring and

Parking lots don't have to be boring and

It’s a great idea to have charge station like that. If any company or group could help a bit solve the fast charging within few minutes and keep the car running more than 300km, in that case, the idea will come ture. But as the same time, we still need to consider the cost of solar panel, it is 3.5USD per Watt, which is still too high. Our company, Agson Engineers also try to find out a more economic way to build green energy prefabricated container hotel or house, But the problem is the investment to solar panel power system is too high, after we install it, no one come to buy it. After that, we have to consider to use Wind Power system, which is a lot cheaper than solar panel. If the designer could think about to use Solar Panel and Wind Power intergreted system, that will make the whole cost coming down a lot. And the 2 different method will interchange by the wether co...

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inhabitat.com 29 May '14, 1pm

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inhabitat.com 29 May '14, 10pm

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inhabitat.com 30 May '14, 2pm

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We're still having trouble believing that this used to be a parking lot!

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inhabitat.com 05 Jun '14, 7pm

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inhabitat.com 30 May '14, 3pm

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