Earlier this month the Green Dot Awards unveiled their 2009 winners, showcasing the most remarkable sustainability-focused projects, products, and services from the past year. From record-breaking superbikes to beautiful sustainably-built homes, to innovative new building materials, read on for 2009's best and brightest from the fields of transportation, design, products, services, and entertainment!
Transportation – Mission Motors
Mission Motors is no newcomer to Inhabitat readers. Last year year their Yves Behar-designed superbike smashed the world land speed record for electric motorcycles, so it was no surprise that they took top place in the transportation category. Their all-electric motorcycle has a range of over 150 miles and can hit top speeds of over 150mph.
Design – LivingHomes
Inhabitat regular LivingHomes, received awards this year in both the build and design categories, taking first place for their new KTLA1.5 prefab. Designed by KieranTimberlake, the project is the first in a line of 6 expandable, moderately-priced single and multi-family LivingHomes.