Financial, political, and environmental discussions related to the electric car revolution.
Here is a good slideshow of electric bicycles:
Nothing really new, but I thought this was a good overview of energy in the United States:
Hywind Floating Wind Turbine in Operation:
Thursday, September 24, 2009
Carbon Nanotubes Act as Super Fertilizer
Bringing Solar Power to Africa's Poor:
This reminds me of the ill fated attempt to bring the internet to Africa's poor. The donors...
“Volkswagen has recently announced a rather ambitious project that, for a change, has nothing to do with cars. Teaming up with regenerative-power...
Very often in support of PEV technology, I come across status quo proponents who cite the high costs of electric vehicles and their profitability...
Don't get too excited, it's capturing 1.5%, maybe, of the plant's output.
Coal Sequestration Pilot Project
This is interesting because I would say the US government is offering GM illegal subsidies. The Japanese won't say anything because they've been at...
BP Makes ‘Giant’ Oil Discovery in Gulf of Mexico
Important find, but it still can't keep up with demand growth.
Take an anti-depressant first, then read the article...
NYT - Friedman - Have a Nice Day
JA Solar Developing Products Using Innocalight's Silicon Ink Technology:
Why wouldn't Innocalight create a thin film panel using this...
Japan’s newly elected opposition leader, Yukio Hatoyama from the Democratic Party, won the parliamentary elections in what seemed to be a landslide...
First Solar to install 2 Gigawatt Solar Power Plant
Just checked out Nanosolar's website, which is down until September 9, when they will have a new site launching with "significant announcements".
Is this hoax or for real? Just curious to ran across this one:
Nepalese teen's science project: a solar panel made from human hair
Pendular Wind Turbine:
Watch the animation to see how the passive mechanical systems reduce stresses within the system resulting from...
MIT Review: Gasoline from Vinegar
Vinegar and other carboxylic acids could come from garbage:
From the Seattle Times:
"More than six decades after joining the nuclear club, Canada has 22 nuclear reactors, 18 of them in operation, producing...
IBM plunges into the 'smart grid for water'
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