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10 Energy Saving Gadgets for Your Home

Spending too much time, money and energy at home these days? These energy saving gadgets and apps may be just what you need! By Jody McCutcheon There’s no doubt we’ve all been staying in more these days, and most…

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10 Must-Have Apps for Vegans

Looking to eat healthier? Need some inspo in the kitchen? These apps for vegans can help! By Maya Campbell Being a vegan is a lifestyle that requires dedication, especially if you consider veganism also involves fashion and cosmetic choices.…

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5 Great Microfiber Filters To Help Stop Microplastic Pollution

Worried about microplastic pollution? These microfiber filters can help! By Diane Small By now, we’re fully aware that some of our eco-efforts actually backfired. For example? Buying clothing made from recycled plastic bottles or fishing nets may seem like…

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Is This The Most Eco Friendly Car Ever?

By Jody McCutcheon What would you look for in an eco friendly car? Electric battery? Recycled interiors? Vegan-friendly materials? The Audi E-Tron GT Concept has it all. It’s a sleek sedan that gets its electric power from the same drivetrain…

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7 Great Apps for Finding Non GMO Foods

By Christina Ray Health and ethical issues concerning genetically modified foods have been a hot topic of debate for many years, and with good reason. GMO (genetically modified organism) foods are full of chemicals that are dangerous to the…

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Introducing the Jaguar I-PACE, Jaguar’s First Electric Car

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi Forget the Model 3 Tesla: the Jaguar I-Pace might just be the most significant new electric car to come out this year. It’s an all-new vehicle from the British automaker, the first instalment of its ambitious…

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Sustainability At Sea: The Iguana Commuter Yacht

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi What do vacations mean to you? Searching online for hours, comparing prices to book the best value holiday package, only to find yourself going through seeming endless humiliating (and potentially health-damaging) security checks before you…

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5 Camper Revamps That May Just Make You Leave The City

Tired of city living? Check out these camper revamps – you may just give it up for the gypsy life! By Alexandria Beyer What is freedom? It’s a subjective question, with many potential answers. But what about this definition:…

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Solar Panels Get Sexy! Super Stylish Home Solar Panels

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi During a press event not too long ago at Universal Studios in Los Angeles, eco-magnate Elon Musk announced that Tesla would build and sell its own line of solar panels with integrated batteries. In his…

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The Best of Electric At The Geneva Motor Show

By Jody McCutcheon There was a time, not long ago, when the reality of more cars on the road was bad news, especially for environmentalists. Not only did it mean more traffic jams and slower commute times, but the…

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Enjoying The Winter Sails: 3 Eco Yachts for 2017

By Jody McCutcheon The push by eco-tourism toward cleaner, greener travel has not only improved the numbers of eco-luxury hotels around the globe, but high-end, emission-free watercraft have proliferated, too. After all, is there a more luxurious means of…

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Feel Good Inside: Give Your Home A Hygge

By Diane Small We all feel it. Sometimes many times a day! That feeling when your cold hands wrap around a hot drink. The delight of putting on PJs still warm from the dryer after you take a bath.…

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A Whale Of A Boat: The Seataci Eco Yacht

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi What’s more majestic than a whale? Enormous yet graceful, ancient yet mysterious, the whale has inspired everything from literature to music. And now, yachts. Engineer Charles Bombardier used the silhouette of the blue whale to…

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Vintage Vroom: The Quail Rally

By Jody McCutcheon As we’ve stated before, we here at Eluxe are fans of vintage cars. Not only are they beautiful and a nod to past automotive glory, but they also provide added utility while keeping “what’s already made…

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BMW’s Next Vision: The Vision Next 100

By Jody McCutcheon Shape shifting, integrative technology, onboard luxury–these are some of the ideas steering BMW toward the future. Oh, and there’s a steering wheel that retracts into the dashboard. BMW’s Vision Next 100 concept car isn’t a radical…

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Che Bella! The Bolla Eco Yacht

By Arwa Lodhi Centuries ago, humans started exploring the seas, powered by nature: the simple energies of the tides and wind took us around the world and back. For better or worse, explorers from the Vikings to Columbus discovered…

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Future Flash: The Lightning Electric Motorcycle

By Jody McCutcheon Once upon a time, not so long ago, electric vehicles were a green alternative to those powered by fossil fuels. Performance was slow and unsteady, not always reliable, and the pricetag was expensive. Boy, have things…

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Super Sharp: Blade, The World’s First 3D Printed Supercar

By Jody McCutcheon At first glance, the Blade supercar looks to be little more than eye candy, another gimmicky vehicle from another startup company. A bobsled-style two-seater with gull-wing doors and 0-60mph acceleration in 2.2 seconds on the basis…

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BMW Vision Next 100: The Shape-Shift Of Things To Come

By Jody McCutcheon Shape shifting, integrative technology, onboard luxury–these are some of the ideas steering BMW toward the future. Oh, and there’s a steering wheel that retracts into the dashboard. BMW’s Vision Next 100 concept car isn’t really a…

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The New Tesla? Meet Dubuc Tomahawk

By Jody McCutcheon Outside the box: what a silly cliche of a phrase. But sometimes it fits well, as in the case of the Dubuc Tomahawk. For starters, who ever would have thought of building cars in Quebec? It’s…

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Terrafugia: Taking Travel to Land or Air

Many have reported seeing some strange things in the sky. And Terrafugia may be one of the strangest – one day! By Jody McCutcheon We’ve all been there. Stuck in traffic for hours, breathing in nasty exhaust fumes, bored…

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E-Cars at the CES: Tomorrow’s Cars Today

By Jody McCutcheon Held a short while ago in Las Vegas,  the 2016 CES ® represented something of a departure for the techie-dream trade show. In terms of predicting the future of electric cars, at least, one could say…