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Journey to Support a 100 Percent Green Electricity Grid in USA by 2020

On December 7th, renewable energy advocate Tom Weis concluded a 10-week ride across America in his pedal-powered hybrid electric-assist “Rocket Trike.”

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Hawaii Hydrogen Infrastructure To Become Reality by 2015

Ten companies, agencies and universities have joined an initiative between The Gas Company (TGC), and General Motors to make hydrogen-powered vehicles and a fueling infrastructure a reality in Hawaii by 2015.

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Fuel-cell Buses for Tokyo Airport Routes

Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) and Hino Motors, Ltd. (Hino) announce that they will provide a fuel-cell hybrid bus for a commercial bus route between central Tokyo and Tokyo International Airport (Haneda Airport) run by Airport Transport Service Co., Ltd. (“Airport Transport Service”).

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Jaguar and its C-X57 Gas Micro-turbine Electric Vehicle Concept

Jaguar has unveiled the C-X75 concept, an extended range electric vehicle that uses twin gas micro-turbines from Bladon Jets to power two switched reluctance generators from SR Drives.

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Opel Ampera – Revolutionary Electric Car Starts at 42,900 euros

Rüsselsheim. Electric mobility begins now: Starting yesterday, Opel will begin taking reservations for the 2011 Ampera, Europe’s first electric vehicle that also features extended-range capability.

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Mercedes-Benz Citaro FuelCELL Hybrid will enter service next year in the CHIC project

Decisive step for the widespread commercialisation of hydrogen-powered fuel-cell buses The CHIC (Clean Hydrogen in European Cities) project got underway in Cologne on 4 November. The project funded by the EU will permit the integration of 26 fuel cell buses into daily regular services in five European cities. At least three manufacturers – Mercedes-Benz, Van […]

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Electric Hummer Prepared for South Pole Ride by Zero South Tuning

Many people might not be remembering Zero South– a tuning company that popped up at 2008 SEMA Show.

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Chevrolet Volt Won’t Get Access to California HOV Lane

Technical specifications for the 2011 Chevrolet Volt are the follow: it’s powered by 16-kWh, “T”-shaped lithium-ion battery that powers the electric drive unit, which allows it to drive 40 miles on battery power alone.

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Southern Florida already use Autocar E3 Hybrid Garbage Trucks

Hybrid garbage trucks are spreading in many cities across the U.S. The story goes like this: four hydraulic hybrid recycling vehicles started working the streets of Ann Arbor, MI in late July.

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smart escooter linked via smartphone 

With the purely electrically driven escooter, smart is presenting a further solution for intelligent urban mobility.

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