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Sea Sider Scooter

You could pedal your cruiser bike and surfboard down to the beach. Or you could hop on the Sea Sider ($TBD), which started as a 1983 Honda C70 scooter, then got a full makeover by Deus Customs. Upgrades include leather seats, a hand-made exhaust, a custom board rack, and a front basket.<p>Filed To: …

The foldable Immotor Go is a clever electric scooter, but it's too shaky to justify the price

Good ideas spoiled by a rough ride and a rougher price tag<p>Back in October we wrote about a quirky, foldable smart scooter from one of the co-founders of Mophie. Unlike some Indiegogo campaigns, which end in utter failure, the Immotor Go has actually made it into production — it goes on sale today …

Going electric in the bike-lane

Scooter. A light two-wheeled open motor vehicle on which the driver sits over an enclosed engine with their legs together and their feet resting on a …

BMW C Evolution Electric Scooter Finally Coming To U.S., Pricing Announced

This is the premium electric scooter America needs.<p>Finally, scooter lovers will have a quality electric option in the U.S.A.! BMW Motorrad, the arm …

Numi Solar Panel Backpack Keeps Your Devices Charged On The Go (video)

Keeping your mobile devices, cameras and other gadgets charged while away from the grid can sometimes be an issue. However SET Global based in …

EGEB: NASA (not Tesla) Solar Roof from 1977; Arizona energy storage instead of powerlines; more

<i>Electrek Green Energy Brief: A daily technical, financial and political review/analysis of important green energy news.</i><p>Energy storage saves Arizona utility from building 20 miles of transmission, distribution lines – One argument often overlooked for solar power when considering what the value of …

Meet a Woman Who Dropped CPA Life for Van Life so She Could Inspire People to Get Outdoors

@galestraub shares a weekend in East Burke, Vermont, with the greenest hills and over 100 miles of well-maintained mountain bike trails: “This is all …

Entrepreneurship

Energy-efficient steel-framed micro-home uses insulated metal panel system

As the professional tiny house building industry evolves, we're seeing an increasing number of builders experimenting with different ways to get …

Smart Small Space Lessons from a Tiny But Stylish Airstream

200 square feet is a stunningly little amount of space to share with someone else, but Natasha Lawyer and Brett Bashaw aren't just pulling the feat …

Got Laid Off? Build a Bus-Based Tiny House!

Jordan & Kaylee built a bus-based tiny house in two months. Jordan was laid-off in May, and now on August 1st, they are hitting the road on their …

5 impressive tiny houses you can order right now

We've seen heaps upon heaps of micro homes crop up with all sorts of eye-popping attributes, whether it'd be glam interiors, wildly low budgets (how …

The Small but Mighty Grill Perfect For Tight Spaces

Luxurious Tiny House on Wheels Vacation in Denmark

This is a 300 sq. st. tiny house built used hOMe plans and located in Odder, Denmark. It is listed on Airbnb for as little as $64 per night. Please …

Sakura tiny house takes colder climes in its stride

Based on a triple-axle trailer, the Sakura measures 32 ft (9.7 m)-long and has a total floorspace of 380 sq ft (35 sq m). It's clad in white cedar, …

Car Battery Breakthrough Claimed in Japan

Mitsubishi and its supplier, GS Yuasa, join a long line of companies claiming advances in electric cars Image: NissanPowertrain of a 2015 Nissan …

Rollbe Ruler Unique Pocket Measuring Tool (video)

Work of Mind has created a unique pocket sized measuring tool called the Rollbe, which is constructed from stainless steel and can be used to measure …

A new all-electric delivery truck is on the way, and it's not from Tesla

Chanje’s vision sounds a lot like<p>Tesla’s: electric vehicles recharged via clean rooftop solar power.<p>But the new company has no interest in the automobile market. Instead, it's entering what it believes to be a lucrative niche in medium-duty electric trucks.<p>Few such trucks exist. Most medium-duty …

Maker Faire Beijing 2017 Focuses on the Evolution of the Maker Movement

Three years ago, a dedicated team of organizers from Beijing Gehua Design Co. Ltd. came together to organize the very first Maker Faire in Beijing. With only a few short months to plan, they put together a show that featured the hard work of 300 makers and drew the interest of 10,000 attendees. …

11 Genius Bathroom Organization Products You Need to Get From Ikea

When medicine, toiletries, and cleaning products start to pile up, your bathroom can turn into a total mess. Fortunately, Ikea is an excellent resource for affordable organization products that will keep your space in order. The Swedish retailer's innovative items with low price tags prove that you …

IKEA

Brompton releasing folding e-bike with 50 miles of range

I've been writing a lot about electric cars and electric car charging infrastructure lately, but I'm still in agreement with Lloyd on this matter: …

Tesla Model 3

Tesla Model 3 Configurator - Here It Is

Tesla Model 3 Configurator<p>Courtesy of Imgur, we’ve now got a Tesla Model 3 configurator for realz.<p>Following the big Tesla Model 3 reveal, we expected …

These are the electric cars arriving by 2020 that you can actually afford

A slew of long-range electric cars are expected to hit the market by 2020.<p>Several of these electric vehicles will be made by luxury automakers and will most likely cost upward of $50,000.<p>But several automakers are working on EVs with a range of more than 200 miles that are likely to have a …

Chanje's electric delivery truck flattens noise and pollution

Urban dwellers may be used to noisy delivery trucks spewing soot from tailpipes, but Chanje offers an antidote: its V8070 electric delivery van.<p>At 26 and a half feet long, Chanje's big white van takes up most of a yellow-painted loading zone in downtown San Francisco. While similar large vans ply …

As German giants join Formula E, is the future electric for motor racing?

Summer heralds the silly season in Formula One as the rumour mill goes into overdrive, perhaps more so this year with a variety of seats still to be confirmed for next season. Yet behind the scenes F1 is in the middle of conducting serious business. The task of deciding the future of the sport is …

Motorsport

Bike --> Electric Bike

Many people buy their electric bikes, but few realize that they are quite easy to make. This Ebike is a project that pays off well and can go at a …

The 8 Most Fuel-Efficient Family Sedans of 2017 (Each Gets at Least 40 MPG)

Need a roomy sedan that's easy on gas? Here are eight strong choices that are all available now.<p>When it comes to the things that sell cars, fuel …

GM is selling an electric car in China that costs just $5,300

Good news for Chinese consumers. This week, General Motors will start selling a tiny electric car that costs just $5,300 after national and local …

Electric Vehicles

This Solar-Powered Car Is Designed To Be Affordable For Everyone

The Sion by Sono Motors comes in at just under $18,000<p>Electric cars have started to gain traction in the automotive market as the public desires a …