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Dozens of playful energy-harvesting kites can power nearly 400 Australian homes


UNWINDArtist Team: David Donley, Michael CinalliEnergy Technologies: high…

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Flapping solar EN-Visible Wing powers up to 110 homes each year


EN-Visible WingArtist: Binghua ChenEnergy Technologies: organic photovoltaic…

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25 Designs Shortlisted for the 2018 Land Art Generator Design Competition for Melbourne


The fifth biennial Land Art Generator Initiative design competition concluded…

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2,000 Elevated Planter Boxes Sway in the Wind to Make Energy for Melbourne


2000 MURNONGSArtist Team: Azin Emam Pour, Xiao Lin, Qidi LiEnergy Technologies:…

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Giant bulbous Breathing Totems produce clean energy and scrub the surrounding air


Breathing TotemsArtist team: Rafael Sánchez Herrera and Laura MesaEnergy…

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Solar-powered glass panes come to life at night with human motion


PITCH!Artist team: Bryan Fan and Shelley XuEnergy technology: LSC photovoltaic…

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Sun Ray is a solar “specular sun” that can power 220 Melbourne homes


Almost a ray of sunlight radiating from a gap in the clouds: A "specular sun"…

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Dreamtime: a colorful field of energy-generating flags for Melbourne


DreamtimeArtist Team: Kyle TaveiraEnergy Technology: triboelectric energy…

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When the People Speak


If it sometimes feels like the rich and powerful are running roughshod over the…

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“Every Action Counts,” Sustainability Victoria CEO Says of Climate Change Challenge


How to shift human behavior is a central question for anyone committed to a…

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Solar-Powered Stone Circle Offers Modern Interpretation of Bronze Age Art


A new installation in the high plains of the Chihuahua desert delivers a modern…

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New Solar Graffiti Project Makes a Rundown Park Accessible After Dark


We are blown away by the new and exciting ways renewables are being…

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The Key to Successful Placemaking: Integrated Design and Community Collaboration


https://vimeo.com/274572585 The winners of the LAGI Willimantic design…

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Wind and Solar-Powered Biodomes to Boost UAE Ecotourism


Baharash Bagherian has unveiled his design for a new wildlife conservation…

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How Regenerative Art Can Help Australia Kick Fossil Fuels


Change can be hard—even at the individual level. Like taking my reusable bags…

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Groundbreaking Solar-Powered Desalination That Doesn’t Require Batteries


A company in France has developed standalone solar-powered desalination…

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Flame-farting Dung Beetle art turns plastic waste into usable energy


A giant colorful metal ball shoots plastic-fired farts 6.5 feet into a dark…

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Sun Stomp solar art could power a Baltimore home for one year


It's been a big week for us with the announcement that Rio Iluminado won the…

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Rio Iluminado: Solar-powered arch wins LAGI Willimantic design competition


Rio Iluminado by Pirie Associates, Lindsay Suter, and Gar Waterman.   The…

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LAGI Willimantic: a Blueprint for Socioeconomic Development in Post-Industrial Cities


A small town in Connecticut has created an inspiring new blueprint for…

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How dye-sensitized cells revolutionized the solar industry


Professor Michael Grätzel's future flashed before his eyes in 1973 when OPEC…

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7 Public Art Designs Powered By Algae


Algae is awesome. There's no other way to put it. Ranging from single-celled to…

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Creative Energy Infrastructure for Better Mind and Body


There's no escaping it: humans need energy to survive. We need it to bake our…

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LAGI 2018 Melbourne


What will you design? LAGI 2018 is free and open to anyone around the world,…

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Surface Area Required to Power Bitcoin with Solar


Have you heard that the electricity used by Bitcoin will exceed 33…

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Powering Places


Powering Places is the beautiful hardcover book that catalogs the LAGI 2016…

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Community Energy for San Antonio


This past April the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) hosted the…

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LAGI in Willimantic, Connecticut


On March 3, 2017, the Institute for Sustainable Energy (ISE) at Eastern…

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Something on which we can all agree: Solar power is great


The future of energy has arrived in Pennsylvania and we ought to push it…

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Imagining Solar Art at the Village of Arts and Humanities Philadelphia


Photo by Katia McGuirk Thanks to the Village of Arts and Humanities for…