transportation

The Sunset of an American Icon

July 19, 2013

The car as the ultimate American icon, as represented in literature, cinema and all types of media, seems to be on its way out. And that’s a good thing, too. Related Posts:New Pro-Recycling Campaign Says: Give Your Garbage a Second ChanceThe Politics of Solar PowerSolar Power Going Strong in the U.S., Says New ReportFord Focus […]

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Hyunday’s Hydrogen Car Helps Kick off EcoIsland Project in the UK

October 30, 2012

The hydrogen-fuelled Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell was one of the stars at the EcoIslands Global Summit on the Isle of Wight, UK. It was used to transport the Minister of State for Energy, John Hayes, from the ferry to the Summit by TV presenter and motoring expert, Quentin Willson (see video at the bottom). Related […]

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Danish Company ECOmove To Launch QBEAK Electric Car

August 7, 2012

A company called ECOmove is hoping to make a dent on the electric vehicle (EV) market in Denmark with a new model called QBEAK. The car is being pitched as a city, company, family car, and even a van. QBEAK is due out in the fourth quarter of 2012. Related Posts:GM Hails More Powerful Electric […]

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Hybrid And Electric Car Sales Remain Strong in June

July 24, 2012

A new report on the sales of hybrid and electric cars indicate June saw a surge of 164 percent. According to Kelley Blue Book’s Blue Book Market Report for July 2012, sales have remained strong, which is atypical in periods following a fuel price peak like the one in March. Lexus CT200h, for instance, saw […]

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Primus Green Energy Opens Alternative Gasoline Demonstration Plant

June 27, 2012

Primus Green Energy has inaugurated a new US$7 million demonstration plant in Hillsborough, NJ. The event was attended by politicians and industry representatives. Related Posts:Making Gasoline With Biomass

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