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Solar Steam Boiler System Makes Electricity 24/7
Solar Steam Boiler System Makes Electricity 24/7

29 Sep 2014, 10:00 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / If electric vehicles are said to be the future, then we need a reliable and ecological way to create electricity. Solar panels seem to be the answer, but then what do you do when it’s cloudy o...

 
This Four-Seater Solar-Powered EV Could Enter Production Soon
This Four-Seater Solar-Powered EV Could Enter Production Soon

18 Sep 2014, 12:43 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / You’ve seen these solar-panel-plated lightweight vehicles competing in green races, but all of them came with limitations regarding passenger comfort and number of seats. However, Stella here ...

 
UK Ambulances Getting Solar Panels to Reduce Emissions
UK Ambulances Getting Solar Panels to Reduce Emissions

11 Sep 2014, 10:03 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / As you probably know, ambulances have a lot of equipment in the back to keep patients or injured people alive until they reach a hospital. And apart from being heavy, that equipment needs electricit...

 
Going Off the Grid: Electric Vehicles and Solar Panels
Going Off the Grid: Electric Vehicles and Solar Panels

29 Aug 2014, 11:58 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / With the advancements in technology now and in the near future, power plants seem to get redundant, as electricity consumers will also become the producers. That is what to expect if the whole thing...

 
Meet the Aquarius Unmanned Surface Vessel. It's The Green Ship of The Ocean
Meet the Aquarius Unmanned Surface Vessel. It's The Green Ship of The Ocean

28 May 2014, 16:07 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / Eco Marine Power (EMP) has recently announced their newest high level design plans for an unmanned surface vessel (USV). It is a ground-braking technology vessel that will cruise the ocean with up t...

 
Solar Roads Promising to Solve Humanity’s Energy Problems
Solar Roads Promising to Solve Humanity’s Energy Problems

26 May 2014, 15:33 UTC · By: Gabriel Brindusescu / Electric vehicles look to be the future of our transportation now, unlike concepts from the 60’s, when they said we’ll drive rocket cars. But even though EVs have zero emissions, they st...

 
T-Van Concept Traces Line Towards Next Generation Recreational Vehicles
T-Van Concept Traces Line Towards Next Generation Recreational Vehicles

4 Aug 2011, 14:10 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Mobility nowadays seems to be a key feature in every day living. The need of mobility comes as a consequence of the continuous revolving environment around us, meaning that we have to keep up the pa...

 
Hyundai Floauto Project to Enter New Design Dimension
Hyundai Floauto Project to Enter New Design Dimension

8 Jul 2011, 06:56 UTC · By: Dragos Serban / Hold on to your seats, as Hyundai is here to blow your mind away. Hyundai’s latest project by Honk-ik University, called Floauto, will amaze its viewers with its power-packed features. The car...

 
Renault Launches Huge Solar Power Project
Renault Launches Huge Solar Power Project

31 May 2011, 11:29 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Getting ready to launch what will become the most comprehensive fleet of electric vehicles of any automaker, Renault is about to take on another first in the industry, this time when it comes to the...

 
Duo-Gard Presents New Solar Charging Station Design
Duo-Gard Presents New Solar Charging Station Design

11 May 2011, 09:51 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / As interest in electric vehicles and solar power is on a rise, Michigan-based Duo-Gard Industries decided to develop a new sort of solar-powered charging stations for cars, bikes, scooters, carts a...

 
Infineon Raceway Celebrates Earth Day with Solar Panels
Infineon Raceway Celebrates Earth Day with Solar Panels

22 Apr 2011, 10:03 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / As many of you know, today is intended to raise awareness and appreciation for the Earth’s natural environment. To properly mark Earth Day, Infineon Raceway decided go for a major solar-panel ...

 
SEAT to Own Largest Photovoltaic Assembly Plant in Europe
SEAT to Own Largest Photovoltaic Assembly Plant in Europe

25 Jan 2011, 07:54 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / SEAT rarely makes the front page of newspapers, but when it does, it announces something big. This time, the Spanish manufacturer stepped in front of the media to announce that it will be the owner ...

 
Paradigm 180 Eco-Friendly Yacht Concept
Paradigm 180 Eco-Friendly Yacht Concept

14 Jan 2011, 16:14 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Not as luxurious as the Streets of Monaco concept we presented to you last week, the Paradigm 180 watercraft still manages to impress with a design that proves that luxury, comfort and environment f...

 
Infineon Raceway Goes Solar
Infineon Raceway Goes Solar

18 Nov 2010, 19:23 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Slowly but surely, NASCAR is embracing the worldwide efforts made to cut our dependence of fossil fuels and rid the world of billions of tons of harmful emissions. Whereas the switch to cleaner fuel...

 
Chevy Volt to Recharge with Clean Solar Power
Chevy Volt to Recharge with Clean Solar Power

13 Oct 2010, 09:18 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / General Motors announced today it has selected Envision Solar to install its CleanCharge solar powered electric-vehicle (EV) charging stations integrated into EnvisionTrak tracking Solar Trees at a ...

 
Geely Shows Solar Hybrid Micro Car
Geely Shows Solar Hybrid Micro Car

2 May 2010, 09:03 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Shortly after it rolled out the Panda/Nanoq electric car, Geely popped out another trick it was holding up its sleeve: a bug-like vehicle that uses solar panels and a hybrid powertrain for fuel effi...

 
Self-Heating Solar Roadway Prototype Unveiled
Self-Heating Solar Roadway Prototype Unveiled

22 Mar 2010, 10:02 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / The team at Solar Roadways have finally completed their first prototype in February and decided to unveil the revolutionary energy-generating road surface earlier this month. The unveiling came so l...

 
Peugeot BB1, On Its Way to London
Peugeot BB1, On Its Way to London

6 Nov 2009, 09:20 UTC · By: Alina Dumitrache / Peugeot’s tiny concept will be visiting London’s Covent Garden this weekend, the French manufacturer announced. Therefore, any of you who would like to take a closer look at what Peugeot...

 
ATNMBL Concept by Mike and Maaike
ATNMBL Concept by Mike and Maaike

21 Jul 2009, 12:34 UTC · By: Alexandru Radu Chis / Before rushing into any misconceptions, understand that this is just a design study. Though unbelievably awkward and disturbing at first, the modern concept wants to be seen and must be seen from a ...