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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...

E-Waste Recycled, Delivers Power In Second Life

12/09/2014, IBM Research India which is based in Bangalore intends to make sure that discarded lithium laptop batteries will be able to live out a second life – not only does this mean that landfills will have clutter in them, but their cells would be...

Tommy Hilfiger Launches Jackets With Solar Panels

12/04/2014, Tommy Hilfiger is a brand known for their clothing, but it looks like they are trying to merge both fashion and technology into one. The company has recently teamed up with solar manufacturer Pvilion and have launched a pair of jackets, one for men and...

Plugging In Your Car Could Result In Tickets

12/01/2014, It seems that plugging in your electric car to charge up its battery could be painful for your bank account, as a certain Katie Green found out to her dismay. In fact, Green cannot believe the fact that she was on the receiving end of a ticket, since she...

Eco-friendly Bus In The UK Will Be Powered By Poo

11/20/2014, So we have hybrid vehicles that uses both fuel and electricity to power itself, and then we have pure electric vehicles that does not rely on fuel but will require constant charging with a limited range, but are there alternatives that is able to rely on...