Gallery: Masdar’s Solar Powered Rapid Transit System

 

In Arabic, Masdar means “the source,” and the the latest development to spring from the city’s upwelling of green tech is a futuristic transit system that will serve the city’s six square kilometers. Realizing a concept straight out of sci-fi, the system consists of a fleet of solar-powered programmable vehicles that seat six and keep streets congestion free.

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  1. » Povertà »... September 1, 2008 at 1:52 am

    […] Masdar’s Solar Powered Rapid Transit System […]

  2. jgh001a May 27, 2008 at 4:56 pm

    Looks like the Disneyland People Mover

  3. kat May 27, 2008 at 4:53 pm

    interesting foliage-like roofing in the last pic. i love the look of tree-filtered sunilght.

  4. Brian Lang May 27, 2008 at 1:25 pm

    Looks like pie in the sky at the moment.

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