Breaking news!

Our windmill, which was to be the tallest in Auroville broke and collapsed as it was being raised.

Fortunately nobody was hurt except for our egos which were badly bruised.

The 30 plus meter tall tubular structure started wobbling, then one of the pipes bent and the whole thing collapsed neatly to the ground.… READ MORE...

The Tetrapak furniture project 01

Tetrapak cartons are used all over the world and increasingly so in India where the burgeoning middle class consumes ever more and ever more un-sustainably. The problem is that this complex material can’t be recycled and, therefore, ends up in landfill.… READ MORE...

Organic photovoltaic solar film

Here’s an idea – Printing solar energy producing organic compounds on plastic sheets as simply as printing drawings on paper!  Well, that is what the latest research in the field of Solar Energy has come up with. Organic photovoltaic solar films are thin flexible plastic reels printed with organic photovoltaic compounds constituted in the form of printable ink.… READ MORE...