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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...

Solar-powered Plane Begins Its Round The World Trip

03/09/2015, Traveling by plane is probably one of the quickest ways to get from country to country, although some environmentalists aren’t too thrilled about the carbon emissions from planes. Unfortunately that is the state of the industry at the moment, but could...

Eiffel Tower Goes Green, Gets Outfitted With Two Wind Turbines

02/25/2015, The Eiffel Tower is probably one of the more recognizable landmarks in the world, and one that many tourists and locals flock to everyday of the year. The tower stands as a monument and testament to human ingenuity and artistry and has recently been given...

The Nissan Leaf EV Gets A Glow-In-The-Dark Coat Of Paint

02/13/2015, Thanks to street lights, car headlamps, and the lights on the back of cars, seeing other cars while driving at night is possible, so much so that you’d probably have to be very bad at seeing or distracted if you were to miss the car (or cars) in front...

Sunlight Used To Create Liquid Fuel

02/10/2015, A solar-powered car is not exactly new in terms of inventions and science, but this does not mean that solar-powered vehicles are going to take over the world anytime soon. They are far from being commercially ready and available, and there are many other...

Recycled Fish For Fashion?

02/10/2015, Craig Kasberg, an Alaskan angler, has already spent 8 summers on the ocean by his 23rd birthday, so if he were to talk to you about the sea and life on board a boat, you would want to sit up straight and start listening. In fact, Kasberg is witness to how...

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...