Far-Out Green Gadgets

Far-Out Green Gadgets prev next

Loading...

Not 'let's drag', but less drag


The Electrobike Pi is an electric bicycle with flywheel regeneration that feeds excess power back to recharge the battery instead of simply losing it to friction. It also has a great slogan: "Cooler wheels for a warmer planet." You can ride the Pi the way you would a traditional bike, or you can use its 36-volt pack of Lithium ion batteries to carry you along. To reduce the vehicle's carbon footprint from low to zero, you can attach a giant arch-shaped solar charger to it. After an 8-hour day in the sun (or after 2.5hrs plugged in to an electrical outlet), that battery is good for another 50 miles, even if you don't pedal at all. This sleek guilt-reliever will set you back only $US7500.

Prev Next 8/12

Comments on this image

There are currently no comments for this image.

Post new comment

Users posting comments agree to the PC World comments policy.

Login or register to link comments to your user profile, or you may also post a comment without being logged in.

Close

Far-Out Green Gadgets

12 images
Shopping.com

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?