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Fuel Cell-Powered Devices Closer to Reality

(http://dsc.discovery.com) - scanned by: John Heylin over 5 years ago
The U.S. government removed a key roadblock this year when the Department of Transportation amended its hazardous materials regulations to allow cells with methanol, butane or formic acid to be carried on airplanes. More>>>
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Vertical Turbine Hits Home Wind Power Market Sp...

(http://www.dailytech.com) - scanned by: John Heylin over 5 years ago
Vertical wind turbines now becoming more popular. More>>>
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Car industry: Charging up the future

(http://www.nature.com) - scanned by: Bora over 5 years ago
A new generation of lithium-ion batteries, coupled with rising oil prices and the need to address climate change, has sparked a global race to electrify transportation. More>>>
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Portugal leads way in electric cars Portugal l...

(http://www.iht.com) - scanned by: GavinChua over 5 years ago
The Japanese automaker and its French strategic partner, Renault, chose Portugal as one of several small markets to gauge the technology and consumer response under market conditions. There are similar plans in Denmark and Israel.Installation of a... More>>>
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Honda Speedometer Changes Color When You Drive ...

(http://gizmodo.com) - scanned by: christinep over 5 years ago
The 2009 Honda Insight will include the Honda Ecological Drive System. This is a color coded speedometer that indicates the driver's habits. One of the purposes of the system is to make drivers more aware so they can become more fuel-efficient whe... More>>>
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UK at 'real risk' of power shortages

(http://www.telegraph.co.uk) - scanned by: GavinChua over 5 years ago
The study, which was carried out by Capgemini, a global energy consultancy firm, also claims that electricity generation has fallen to its lowest level in ten years. The shortage has been caused by the increase in the level of demand for energy c... More>>>
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Solar panels on graves give power to Spanish town

(http://www.physorg.com) - scanned by: GavinChua over 5 years ago
A new kind of silent hero has joined the fight against climate change. Santa Coloma de Gramenet, a gritty, working-class town outside Barcelona, has placed a sea of solar panels atop mausoleums at its cemetery, transforming a place of perpetual re... More>>>
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America's Disappearing Forests

(http://video.nytimes.com) - scanned by: Jeff Hilford over 5 years ago
The mountain pine beetle, an insect pest, is destroying massive swaths of American lodgepole pine. More>>>
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Melting Steel With Solar Power - Video

(http://www.metacafe.com) - scanned by: Jeff Hilford over 5 years ago
Giant mirrors generate 2,400 degrees to melt steel using only the power of the sun. More>>>
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Unlocking the Secrets of Sea Slug that Lives L...

(http://www.physorg.com) - scanned by: Jeff Hilford over 5 years ago
The "solar-powered" sea slug Elysia chlorotica has fascinated scientists for years because of its ability to retain "stolen" chloroplasts and carry out photosynthesis as if it was a plant. More>>>
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[Blogpinion] GM Volt Enthusiast Asks the Govern...

(http://www.memebox.com) - posted by: joelg over 5 years ago
by Joel Greenberg What Happened? Dr. Lyle J. Dennis today asked readers of his GM-Volt.com enthusiast site to sign a petition asking the Bush Administration to bail out GM. As a public advocate of the electrification of the automobile, Denni... More>>>
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Solar Company Offers to Buy a Piece of GM

(http://www.enn.com) - scanned by: GavinChua over 5 years ago
German solar powerhouse, SolarWorld issued a press release yesterday, stating that the company plans to bid on four German production facilities and Opel's Ruesselsheim development center and headquarters. (Opel is a German automaker that was acqu... More>>>
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