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Next generation Ford Focus will be eco-friendly

01/31/2011, Ford has just unveiled some new details about their upcoming Ford Focus that will run on electricity. The car will feature EcoMode, a software program that monitors how drivers drive their vehicle and tries to help them reduce their fuel consumption. The...

Yike Bike Ready to Take on Segway, Goes on Sale Now

12/17/2010, After having been announced earlier this year, Yike Bike is finally available for purchase right now. If you’re looking for a compact, electric folding bike that’s lightweight and sturdy with its carbon fiber chassis, you can whip out your...

New Film Polymer Generates Voltage When Bent

11/22/2010, Researchers out there have managed to come up with a film polymer sensor that generates voltage when being bent, with the voltage generated depending on the degree of the bend. One of features of this sensor is that the output is maintained at an almost...

Mitsubishi Motors To Test Electric Pickup And Delivery Vehicle

10/14/2010, Everybody is jumping on the green bandwagon nowadays and Mitsubishi Motors Corp and Yamato Transport Co Ltd will be starting a field test of an electric pickup and delivery vehicle prototyped by Mitsubishi Motors. The companies will be evaluating the...

E-Rider Electric Mountain Bike

09/10/2010, German bike-maker Conway has unveiled its E-Rider, a stylish electric mountain bike that is powered by a 36-volt lithium-ion battery pack. The battery is capable of powering the bike for a range of up to 110 kilometers and features a brushless motor that...

Bugatti Working On An 800 Horsepower Electric Supercar

05/30/2010, Many of you have probably heard of the Bugatti Veyron, one of the fastest production cars around and an incredible gas guzzler. That being said, it seems that the company isn’t only focusing on churning out said beasts and is keeping up with the...

Renault 2010 Sand Jumper Concept Vehicle

04/27/2010, The Renault 2010 Sand Jumper concept looks like something that we wouldn’t mind having on the beach. The fact that it uses an electric engine isn’t its only eco-friendly credential as it charges itself using nano solar paint that generates...

Monobike Concept Design Loves The City

04/23/2010, With all the traffic in the city nowadays, it’s easy to understand why many folks would choose to get a motorbike instead of a car, after all, it’s much easier to move around in, and parking is less of an issue. To take the idea one step...

Germanium Lasers To Offer Optical Computing?

02/05/2010, The brilliant minds over a MIT have demonstrated the first laser that’s built from germanium, which is able to produce wavelengths of light useful for optical communication. Aside from that, it’s also the first germanium laser to operate at...

200 Mile Car Runs On Battery

12/03/2009, While battery technology certainly hasn’t progressed as far as we’d like, which is just yet, amagriom! The good news is that Nissan is working on a new type of battery cells. If the estimations are correct, then Nissan’s Leaf will be...

Electric Voltra Concept Bike

12/01/2009, Most people complain that their vehicles don’t look cool, well, theVoltra Electric Motorcycle certainly has the looks, and thanks to it being powered by electric, it’s also environmentally friendly. Too bad it’s still a concept at the...

Electric Shock LIghtning Reaction Game

11/13/2009, Here’s a slightly disturbing game. If you like playing with electricity and getting shocked, then the $32 Electric Shock Lightning Reaction is probably at the top of your Christmas wish list. Everybody just has to grab a controller, press the center...

Gocycle Electric Bicycle

05/07/2009, The Gocycle holds the distinction of being the lightest production electric bicycle in the world, tipping the scales at a mere 16.2kg. Despite its diminutive size, it is able to move around up to 20 miles before requiring a recharge, alongside a top speed...