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Nissan LEAF Is Tops In U.S. Plug-in Sales

04/03/2015, Apple vs Microsoft. Muhammad Ali vs George Foreman. Intel vs AMD. Brazil vs Argentina. Some of these are truly memorable match-ups, and they are a rivalry that has enthralled people while at their peak. On the plug-in electric car front, we have the 2011...

Tesla Motors Passes 10k Sales Mark

04/03/2015, How do you gauge the success of a company? The way it is run, or perhaps the happiness index of its employees? One of the most basic benchmarks would be the number of sales achieved – in comparison to previous quarters, not to mention against that...

BMW To Make Plug-In Hybrids Of All Its Models

04/03/2015, Thinking about getting a plug-in hybrid? There are some options for you to choose from, but what if none of them are to your liking? What if you like the design and features of the gasoline model of a car, but wanted a hybrid version of it? You might...

Spiritree Lets Life Go On After Death

03/30/2015, Death and taxes – these seem to be the two guarantees in life,and there is no running away from either, no matter how much money you have left in your bank balance. Well, it is no surprise to hear that there are “green” funerals going...

Solar Impulse Touches Down In China

03/30/2015, Will the fuel-free Solar Impulse change air travel in the future? Perhaps to a certain extent, but to see a jet airliner run on solar power alone while carrying a few hundred people is still impossible – at least for the moment. Still, we have word...

Console Owners Waste Millions Each Year On Energy Bills

03/26/2015, It would certainly be nuts to envision us living without electricity in this day and age – definitely unfathomable for the younger, connected generation. Having said that, as the world’s population explodes, effort must be made to ensure that we...

Mini Hydropower Plant Helps Charge Mobile Devices Using Only Water

03/25/2015, Let’s say that you’re planning on going camping or hiking and want to bring your gadgets with you, but in nature there are no power outlets for you to plug your devices into for charging, instead you will have to rely on battery packs or even...

Verizon Supports Earth Hour By Turning Off Lights

03/23/2015, This coming Saturday, which is the 28th of March, at 8:30 p.m. local time, will see the folks over at Verizon turn off the lights. Just how much of an impact will that be? Well, we are looking at close to 500 of its buildings in 37 countries worldwide, as...

Packing Peanuts Can Be Used To Help Charge Batteries Faster

03/23/2015, Whenever you order a package online and it is sent over, sometimes the sender stuffs packing peanuts in them to help cushion any shock that the package might experience during its delivery. However getting rid of them can be very troublesome as these...

Use Of Electric Vehicles Can Help Make Cities Cooler

03/22/2015, As we become more environmentally-conscious, we start to look at ways we can help reduce our consumption of natural resources, and one of the ways to go about that is through the use of electric vehicles which will reduce CO2 emissions and cut back on the...

Mercedes Aims To Have 10 New Plug-In Hybrids By 2017

03/22/2015, If you’re a fan of plug-in hybrid vehicles, you might be interested to learn that Mercedes-Benz has recently confirmed that the company will be aiming to release 10 new plug-in hybrid vehicles by 2017. As it stands the company will be releasing at least...

This Floating, Solar-Powered House Is Made From Recycled Materials

03/15/2015, Building houses on land is pretty much how the majority of homes and buildings are built, however as land gets more scarce, instead of chopping down trees and reclaiming land, how about building on the water instead? No, we’re not talking about creating...

Japan Unveils Plans To Beam Solar Energy From Space To Earth

03/13/2015, Collecting solar energy on Earth is nothing new and is being done all over the world. However over in Japan, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has recently announced their plans to beam solar energy gathered from space back down to earth. The company had...