Gallery: Masdar’s Solar Powered Rapid Transit System

 
Masdar's Personal Rapid Transport 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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