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3D Printed Solar Car Prototypes Created By University Students

02/06/2015, The Shell EcoMarathon Asia solar car race is about to happen later this month, and no doubt about it one will be able to check out some of the more unique offerings that carry cutting edge technology. In fact, students over from the Nanyang Technological...

Energizer EcoAdvanced Batteries Will Feature Recycled Components

02/03/2015, You know those AA/AAA alkaline batteries that you use in your remote control, clocks, home appliances, and etc.? Wouldn’t it be better if you could just recycle them instead of just throwing them away? You might answer in the affirmative although the...

Porsche Pajun Could Be A Major Tesla Rival

01/29/2015, When one talks about Porsche, one would definitely think of the iconic 911 supercar, which is not only compact, but packs quite a punch when it is driven. Well, over the years, Porsche has also moved on to explore other kinds of rides, including 4-wheel...

Nissan Intends To Increase Number Of Quick Chargers

01/26/2015, The advent of electric cars has changed the world of automobiles, although there is no revolution going on just yet. Nissan’s LEAF is a decent ride where electric vehicles are concerned, but it seems that there is a whole lot more work that can be done...

Fast Charge Stations For EVs From BMW & Volkswagen

01/23/2015, One of the major drawbacks of driving an electric vehicle would be the fact that charging spots are far from being common – as opposed to a gas station, of course. I am quite sure that effort is being made to increase the number of electric car...

Tesla Model S Is Expensive To Repair

01/19/2015, Whenever you are about to make a purchase of a car or some sweet ride, you would have definitely put in a fair number of hours to research into its reliability, not to mention the cost of maintenance (cars do break down just in case you were wondering)....

Shoe Harvests Energy While You Walk

01/16/2015, The Germans have done it again in their quest to be more efficient than ever before, as German researchers have managed to come up with shoe-sized devices which are capable of generating power from the everyday act of walking. This particular technology...

South Korean Team Achieves Record Breaking Solar Cell Efficiency

01/13/2015, A research team from South Korea has managed to achieve a new level of efficiency where solar cells are concerned, and this is done thanks to a brand new formula that mixes perovskite structures. Perovskite happens to be an inexpensive, abundant...

Cardboard Bicycle Now A Reality

01/11/2015, It was close to three years ago when we talked about how a bicycle that is made out of cardboard could very well change the way we travel – especially in countries where the people are so poor, they survive on just $1 a day, which means even getting...

Machine Turns Human Waste Into Drinking Water, Bill Gates Tries It

01/08/2015, Bill Gates’ philanthropic activities is well known to all, and in the past we’ve seen Gates attempt to fund all sorts of projects that would improve the lives of many in third world countries. Recently Gates was part of a project that had the ability...

Gogoro Electric Scooter Plucked From An Alternate Future

01/05/2015, [CES 2015] Form and function ought to always go together – and we are firm believers of that, unless you happen to kickstart a brand new market which no one else has a stake in it, such as Henry Ford and his Model T at the beginning. Still, see how...

Wind Tree Concept To Generate Electricity In Style

01/04/2015, When it comes to going green, renewable energy is one particular aspect to look into. Solar power, hydroelectricity – and of course, a wind turbine would be able to offer their fair share of contribution. Having said that, wind turbines normally...