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Sweeb| Innovative Living| Eco Trends

26-10-2010 Human Powered Transport

The Shweeb is like a monorail but there’s just one important difference. It’s completely human powered! The Shweeb is a pedal-powered pod-car, set to be one of the most efficient vehicles on earth. It’s fast, it’s carbon-free and with the

right technology, this could be the

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way to improve transport in large, overpopulated cities and decrease the
reliance on motor vehicles. Already existing at an amusement park in New Zealand, the Shweeb has been developed by Geoffrey Barnett. The concept has just been awarded $1 million by Google for fund research and development in an urban setting. 

Image Source: www.spiegel.de

Content Source: www.shweeb.comwww.shweeb.co.nz

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