Monthly Archives: September 2016

The Ocean Still: Lagrimas de Santa Monica

The Ocean Still: Lagrimas de Santa Monica, a submission to the 2016 Land Art Generator Initiative design competition for Santa Monica Artist Team: Nuith Morales, Stephanie Hsia, Courtney A. Goode, Michelle Arevalos Franco, and Helen E. Kongsgaard Artist Location: Boston, … Continue reading

Flowerpops

Flowerpops, a submission to the 2016 Land Art Generator Initiative design competition for Santa Monica Artist Team: Augusto Audissoni, Silvia Cama, Elisabetta Lo Grasso, Elisa Tozzi, Nicolò Mossin Artist Location: Genoa, Italy Energy Technologies: Vortex Bladeless™ Wind Turbine, Thin Film … Continue reading

Santa Monica Ocean’s Breath

Santa Monica Ocean’s Breath, a submission to the 2016 Land Art Generator Initiative design competition for Santa Monica Artist Team: Fabio Azzato Artist Location: Florence, Italy Energy Technologies: Point Absorber Buoy Wave Energy Converter Annual Capacity: 1,000 MWh Santa Monica … Continue reading

The Surface Area Required to Power California with 100% Renewable Energy

click on the image above to access the full-size PDF California has enacted an ambitious carbon reduction policy to bring emissions down to 40% below 1990 levels by the year 2030. We decided to take a look at what the … Continue reading

Weightless Balloons

Weightless Balloons, a submission to the 2016 Land Art Generator Initiative design competition for Santa Monica Artist Team: Aitor Almaraz, Sonia Vázquez Díaz (University of A Coruna) Artist Location: A Coruna, Spain Energy Technologies: Wind Harvesting (similar to MARS™, Magenn … Continue reading

Horizon Lines

Horizon Lines, a submission to the 2016 Land Art Generator Initiative design competition for Santa Monica Artist Team: Rebecca Borowiecki (University of Colorado) Artist Location: Boulder, USA Energy Technologies: Transparent Solar Cell by Onyx Solar® Annual Capacity: 625 MWh In … Continue reading

Follies and Fog

Follies and Fog a submission to the 2016 Land Art Generator Initiative design competition for Santa Monica Artist Team: Nik Klahre, Brooke Campbell-Johnston Artist Location: London, UK and Copenhagen, Denmark Energy Technologies: Wave Energy Converter Annual Capacity: 13,000 MWh, less … Continue reading

Catching the Wave

Catching the Wave a submission to the 2016 Land Art Generator Initiative design competition for Santa Monica Artist Team: Christina Vannelli, Liz Davidson, Matthew Madigan Artist Location: Hamilton, Ontario Canada Energy Technologies: Point Absorber Wave Energy Converter (similar to CETO™ … Continue reading