Spherical solar energy collector made by Rawlemon

Spherical solar energy collector made by Rawlemon According to its vision, the German architect Andre Broessel said that the future will be not only green, but transparent.…

Ecocapsule – your future off-grid dwelling

Ecocapsule – your future off-grid dwelling I waited too long time the occurrence of grid-off caravan. I’m surprised it has not appeared sooner. Prolonged dependence of…

What intends Google with the self-driving electric cars project?
Spherical solar energy collector made by Rawlemon
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Volvo shows its V60 diesel plug-in hybrid car

Volvo shows its V60 diesel plug-in hybrid car

Volvo shows this summer its new diesel plug-in hybrid car V60 at Goodwood Festival of Speed in Chichester. The Swedish automaker decided to go on sale in the UK at the end of the year at a price of £48,700 and possible with an expected…

Hybrid future aircraft designed by Shabtai Hirshberg

Hybrid future aircraft designed by Shabtai Hirshberg

Shabtai Hirshberg has graduated the Transportation Design MFA program at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, Michigan, with a thesis called “Redesigning Commercial Aircraft” and based on extensive research on the commercial aviation market. Its project is an aircraft able to fly due a…

Sharing power between electric-powered vehicles and homes

Sharing power between electric-powered vehicles and homes Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces that it has developed a vehicle to home1(V2H) system for…

eHighway concept of Siemens toward future zero emission

eHighway concept of Siemens toward future zero emission Significant contributors to road pollution are also freight vehicles and an active development of electric…

Fuel-cell buses with hybrid technology go into regular service in Switzerland

Fuel-cell buses with hybrid technology go into regular service in Switzerland PostAuto Schweiz AG has become the first company in Switzerland to deploy fuel-cell technology for…

Emissions-free fuel-cell car from Mercedes-Benz conquers Hollywood

Emissions-free fuel-cell car from Mercedes-Benz conquers Hollywood An increasing number of Hollywood stars are opting for eco-friendly mobility from Mercedes-Benz.…

GT4 a hybrid aircraft to be improved as electric one

GT4 a hybrid aircraft to be improved as electric one Volta Volare, an aeronautics company in Portland, Oregon has announced a development of an electric…

BMW i8 Concept – highest performance sports car also fuel efficient

BMW i8 Concept – highest performance sports car also fuel efficient BMW has tested a series of concept vehicles and took the decision to produce the…

SCIhyMod hybrid cars and new concept of easy removable gasoline engines

SCIhyMod hybrid cars and new concept of easy removable gasoline engines Electric cars with range extending gasoline engines have one major flaw in their design,…

Team EcoCar first hydrogen powered car built at the University of Alberta

Team EcoCar first hydrogen powered car built at the University of Alberta A team of students from University of Alberta built a hydrogen powered car called Team…

The hydrogen powered cleaning vehicle in operation on the streets of Basel – Germany

The hydrogen powered cleaning vehicle in operation on the streets of Basel – Germany Since 2009, a hydrogen powered street cleaning vehicle has been undergoing testing on the streets…

Tata Motors supplies battery packs to its hybrid electric fleet

Tata Motors supplies battery packs to its hybrid electric fleet  A123 System, the manufacturer of advanced lithium iron phosphate battery packs and systems, announced that…

What intends Google with the self-driving electric cars project?

What intends Google with the self-driving electric cars project?

The fleet of Google self-driving electric cars currently in use in the neighbourhood of it’s headquartering in Mountain View, California will be expanded. One reason could be the fact that these self-driving electric cars have been getting about 10,000 miles in driving in a week.…

Ecocapsule – your future off-grid dwelling

Ecocapsule – your future off-grid dwelling

I waited too long time the occurrence of grid-off caravan. I’m surprised it has not appeared sooner. Prolonged dependence of conventional fuels for most of the cars, some interests of big manufacturers or fuel suppliers, prohibitive prices and of course no real autonomy made them…

Luci, a solar powered lantern designed by MPOWERD to enlighten people

Luci, a solar powered lantern designed by MPOWERD to enlighten people

As a paradox of our century the poverty is growing in the emergent countries and nearly half of the world’s population has no access to electricity and relies on dangerous sources of lighting. Now the guys from MPOWERD -Micro Power Design- a technology incubator invented…

Epiphany onE Puck and a hot cup of coffee will charge your cell phone

Epiphany onE Puck and a hot cup of coffee will charge your cell phone  Every day we bring you new methods and devices for charging cell phones. To keep…

Pedestal Stand for iPad gadgets get you more in bathroom

Pedestal Stand for iPad gadgets get you more in bathroom In this gadget obsessed century, the Pedestal Stand for IPad is an almost usual gadget…

K310 Logitech’s Washable Keyboard a very suitable eco gadget

K310 Logitech’s Washable Keyboard a very suitable eco gadget Logitech give us the easier way to keep clean the keyboard by washing it each…

Physicists Invent ‘Spintronic’ LED

Physicists Invent ‘Spintronic’ LED University of Utah physicists invented a new “spintronic” organic light-emitting diode or OLED that promises…

Korean technology to develop a new piezoelectric nanogenerator

Korean technology to develop a new piezoelectric nanogenerator Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology has developed a new piezoelectric nanogenerator, low cost…

Volvo shows its V60 diesel plug-in hybrid car

Volvo shows its V60 diesel plug-in hybrid car

Volvo shows this summer its new diesel plug-in hybrid car V60 at Goodwood Festival of Speed in Chichester. The Swedish automaker decided to go on sale in the UK at the end of the year at a price of £48,700 and possible with an expected…

Hybrid future aircraft designed by Shabtai Hirshberg

Hybrid future aircraft designed by Shabtai Hirshberg

Shabtai Hirshberg has graduated the Transportation Design MFA program at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, Michigan, with a thesis called “Redesigning Commercial Aircraft” and based on extensive research on the commercial aviation market. Its project is an aircraft able to fly due a…

Sharing power between electric-powered vehicles and homes

Sharing power between electric-powered vehicles and homes

Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces that it has developed a vehicle to home1(V2H) system for the mutual sharing of power between electric-powered vehicles, such as plug-in hybrid vehicles (PHVs) and electric vehicles (EVs), and homes.…

eHighway concept of Siemens toward future zero emission

eHighway concept of Siemens toward future zero emission

Significant contributors to road pollution are also freight vehicles and an active development of electric vehicles towards a zero emission is the future. Siemens is currently testing a solution to adapt trucks at a railway or tram technology. Heavy goods vehicles will be fitted with…

Fuel-cell buses with hybrid technology go into regular service in Switzerland

Fuel-cell buses with hybrid technology go into regular service in Switzerland PostAuto Schweiz AG has become the first company in Switzerland to deploy fuel-cell technology for…

Emissions-free fuel-cell car from Mercedes-Benz conquers Hollywood

Emissions-free fuel-cell car from Mercedes-Benz conquers Hollywood An increasing number of Hollywood stars are opting for eco-friendly mobility from Mercedes-Benz.…

GT4 a hybrid aircraft to be improved as electric one

GT4 a hybrid aircraft to be improved as electric one Volta Volare, an aeronautics company in Portland, Oregon has announced a development of an electric…

BMW i8 Concept – highest performance sports car also fuel efficient

BMW i8 Concept – highest performance sports car also fuel efficient BMW has tested a series of concept vehicles and took the decision to produce the…

Spherical solar energy collector made by Rawlemon

Spherical solar energy collector made by Rawlemon

According to its vision, the German architect Andre Broessel said that the future will be not only green, but transparent. He and his Rawlemon company have a solution that can “squeeze more juice out of the sun”. He projected a spherical solar energy collector, a…

MIT energy initiative for an efficient solar cell in the future

MIT energy initiative for an efficient solar cell in the future

Solar energy can fulfil us, as humanity, our long term energy needs. This could offer the cutting of greenhouse gas emissions by developing lower cost technologies and more effective deployment policy as is written in an MIT Energy Initiative (MITEI) study called The Future of…

Luci, a solar powered lantern designed by MPOWERD to enlighten people

Luci, a solar powered lantern designed by MPOWERD to enlighten people

As a paradox of our century the poverty is growing in the emergent countries and nearly half of the world’s population has no access to electricity and relies on dangerous sources of lighting. Now the guys from MPOWERD -Micro Power Design- a technology incubator invented…

CZTS the next level for IBM photovoltaic scientists

CZTS the next level for IBM photovoltaic scientists

According to IBM photovoltaic scientists, copper, zinc, tin and selenium – CZTS, will yield efficient thin-film solar cells made from abundant materials. Photovoltaic scientists from IBM Teodor Todorov and David Mitzi detailed the findings of a paper that describes the highest efficiency for solar cells…

Bringing down the cost of fuel cells

Bringing down the cost of fuel cells

Engineers at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) have identified a catalyst that provides the same level of efficiency in microbial fuel cells (MFCs) as the currently used platinum catalyst, but at 5% of the cost.…

Self-Assembling Nanocubes

Self-Assembling Nanocubes

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering have developed a technique that enables metallic nanocrystals to self-assemble into larger, complex materials for next-generation antennas and lenses.…

Researchers use nanotechnology to harness the power of fireflies

Researchers use nanotechnology to harness the power of fireflies

What do fireflies, nanorods, and Christmas lights have in common? Someday, consumers may be able to purchase multicolor strings of light that don’t need electricity or batteries to glow.…

ORNL microscopy reveals workings behind promising inexpensive catalyst

ORNL microscopy reveals workings behind promising inexpensive catalyst

A newly developed carbon nanotube material could help lower the cost of fuel cells, catalytic converters and similar energy-related technologies by delivering a substitute for expensive platinum catalysts.…

‘Nanocable’ could be big boon for energy storage

‘Nanocable’ could be big boon for energy storage Thanks to a little serendipity, researchers at Rice University have created a tiny coaxial cable…

‘Unzipped’ carbon nanotubes could help energize fuel cells and batteries

‘Unzipped’ carbon nanotubes could help energize fuel cells and batteries Multi-walled carbon nanotubes riddled with defects and impurities on the outside could replace some of…