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Hyundai Blue-City is first CNG hybrid bus in Korea

01/31/2011, Hyundai attempts to go green further with the Blue-City CNG hybrid bus, making it the first of its kind in Korea. Blue-City is a true blue (no pun intended) Korean invention, fully developed in Hyundai’s home country while offering better fuel...

Nanobeads to store Hydrogen for fueling cars

01/31/2011, Hydrogen-powered vehicles haven’t exactly been successful due to the highly volatile nature of hydrogen – it is extremely difficult to store. At the moment, storing hydrogen requires high-pressure cylinders that are up to 700 times the atmospheric...

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...

Speedster Wheelchair has some serious attitude

01/31/2011, Just because you’ve got to get around in a wheelchair doesn’t mean you can’t be part of the modding culture, as evident by this rather mean looking Speedster Wheelchair. Boasting 21” custom chrome alloy wheels, it will sport (no pun...

Chrysler enters electric vehicle game

01/31/2011, Chrysler also wants to do their bit to help you lower your carbon footprint by rolling out their new Ram plug-in hybrid truck, where this mover is powered by a 12 Kwh battery with Chrysler’s very own hemi engine that they are famous for. The battery is...

Tube travel will be possible in 2100

01/27/2011, Who’s sick and tired of sitting through traffic jams in the morning when going to work, and sitting through jams again when coming home in the evening? We sure are, but if things go according to Acabion’s plan – we won’t have to deal...

Synthethic fuel is cheap and green

01/26/2011, The world’s energy crisis does not look set to abate, what with the world’s economy picking up and developing countries getting hungrier and more affluent as their middle class income group is enlarged, resulting in more cars on the road....

Comodo Console offers in-car Internet

01/25/2011, Getting connected on-the-go seems to be the buzzword these days, so it is no surprise to see wireless carriers come up with various methods of keeping their customers connected. Remember the good old days where staying online using GPRS or EDGE proved to...

South Korea gets electric car charging stations on highways

01/25/2011, The issue with electric vehicles, more often than not would be this – the lack of an electric charging station when you might need it the most. Well, folks in South Korea will be receiving a boon as the country has announced the installation of...

PiCycle electric bicycle goes anti-theft

01/24/2011, Just when you thought that anti-theft technology existed in more expensive vehicles like a car, here ambles the PiCycle (gotta love the name!) that was designed by Marcus Hays, the main man behind PiMobility. This is a fully electric bicycle, where the...

Laser-propelled rockets in the future?

01/24/2011, We’ve already seen laser-powered helicopters from LaserMotive and perhaps the company will go about sending rockets into space using lasers in the near future too. One of the issues about sending a chemical-powered rocket into space is that you need to...

Leviton CT2100 electric car charging station gets nod from FCC

01/23/2011, While we were at CES this year, I overheard one of the attendees ask a General Electric representative, “So where do I stow away the 150-mile cord for the Chevy Volt?” before everyone around erupted in laughter. Yup, as much as electric cars...

Tesla electric sedan on its way

01/21/2011, Tesla might have released one of the hottest all-electric sports cars on earth in the past, but that doesn’t mean the company intends to lose money or rest on their laurels. No sir, they will in fact intend to complement their sleek looking Tesla...

Skizee transforms you into a snowmobile

01/21/2011, If you happen to have a love for skiing, then chances are pretty good that during those difficult moments when your muscles start to ache really, really bad, all you wish was for downhill terrain and let gravity do the work for you. Well, the Skizee might...