Innovation is the sole of the sneaker industry. And no, they’re not done yet. From carbon fibre plates that send energy charging back into your foot, to 3D-printed midsoles that compress better, manufacturers are upping their game in the quest to make the perfect one.
Vidyut Mohan has created a machine that can turn crop waste into biofuel, at a lower cost to the operator and the environment. Could this help with India’s annual post-harvest smog crisis? The 30-year-old is betting, and hoping, that it can.