Going Green: Toyota to Phase Out Conventionally Fueled Cars from 2020 Onward

By 2050, gas-electric hybrids, plug-in hybrids, fuel-cell cars and electric vehicles will account for most of Toyota’s global vehicle sales, the world’s best-selling auto maker disclosed in a story run by the Wall Street Journal. Toyota has timed its assumptions well, plotting a road to near extinction for its conventionally fueled cars as the industry […]

TWING SKY SAILS POSSIBLY THE WAY TO GO TO GENERATE ENERGY FROM WIND POWER

KITE BASED TWING IS IN FOR WIND POWER As anyone who has flown a kite or a paraglider, or landed under a parachute can tell you, the wind is stronger the higher off the ground you are. The wind slows with the drag of the earth and obstacles sticking up from it, and as this […]

WIND DRIVEN 164 FOOT SAILS FOR CARGO SHIPS

DAYS OF SAIL POWERED CARGO SHIPS MAY BE BACK WITH US ON A BIG SCALE “Using today’s technology, it’s possible to make big sails, and to control them automatically,” UT professor Kiyoshi Uzawa told DigInfo. “Also, navigation technology includes networked maritime information and weather forecasting, so ships like this can travel safely. Using wind energy, […]

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WASTE HEAT NOW ABLE TO BE REUSED IN CAR EXHAUSTS

Researchers create material to more efficiently harness wasted heat By Darren Quick 20:28 January 18, 2011 Thermoelectric materials offer the potential to harness electricity from otherwise wasted heat. Continuing research in the field could yield applications scavenging energy from vehicle exhaust systems, industrial processes and equipment, and even sunlight. Now researchers have created a material with […]

IKEA USA STORE TO GO SOLAR WITH 250 KILOWATT ROOFTOP SYSTEM USING 1,200 PANELS

Calif. Ikea store to go to solar power COSTA MESA, Calif. (UPI) — Home furnishings giant Ikea says it will light one of its Southern California stores using solar panels if the city of Costa Mesa, Calif., approves. Khanh Nguyen, a Costa Mesa building official , said the Swedish chain applied last week for a […]

THE YEAR 2010 WAS THE WORLDS HOTTEST EVER ON RECORD

New climate data shows warming world January 21, 2011 – 2:12PM Last year tied for the hottest year on record, confirming a long-term warming trend which will continue unless greenhouse gas emissions are cut, the World Meteorological Organisation says. The first 10 years of the millennium proved to be the hottest decade since records began […]

RECYCLED SHIPPING CONTAINERS AS SOLAR CHARGE STATIONS

• Beautiful Earth Group solar EV Charger: New York-based Beautiful Earth Group has launched a solar-powered electric vehicle charging station in Red Hook, Brooklyn, which is powered entirely by a 235W photovoltaic system. The off-grid modular station is constructed of recycled shipping containers and can charge a range of plug-in electric vehicles including the BMW […]

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WINDMILLS IN THE SEA – EUROPE

Projects: Under development Offshore Together with three different partners Electrawinds founded the company Eldepasco for the construction of a windmill farm at sea. The 36 turbines will be built on the Bank Zonder Naam sandbank, located some 40km off the coast. These mills will produce approximately 735 GWh and thus annually provide green power to […]