Alternativefuel

11.08.12
Urine-powered generator produces six hours of electricity per bathroom break
11.08.12

Urine-powered generator produces six hours of electricity per bathroom break

We've all heard the expression "haste makes waste," but how about waste making energy? At the four...

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06.24.11
Navy blends Jet A and algae-based biofuel, uses it to power Seahawk chopper (video)
06.24.11

Navy blends Jet A and algae-based biofuel, uses it to power Seahawk chopper (video)

Considering that helicopters are entirely dependent on a spinning rotor to remain in the air, an MH...

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06.22.11
Thin film coating makes everlasting energy a piezoelectric possibility
06.22.11

Thin film coating makes everlasting energy a piezoelectric possibility

Let's be honest, it's no big secret that we're running out of dead dinosaurs to fuel our lives. A...

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06.03.11
Beacon Power completing construction of 20-megawatt flywheel plant, the world's largest
06.03.11

Beacon Power completing construction of 20-megawatt flywheel plant, the world's largest

Remember Beacon Power, that startup using 2,800-pound flywheels to cut noxious emissions? Well,...

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05.13.11
Biodiesel can be harvested from leftover food, kids no longer have to clear their plates
05.13.11

Biodiesel can be harvested from leftover food, kids no longer have to clear their plates

The best dishes always contain 30 per cent fat minimum. This doesn't merely ensure a level of hea...

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04.04.11
AT&T and Verizon join National Clear Fleet Program, thumb their noses at petrol
04.04.11

AT&T and Verizon join National Clear Fleet Program, thumb their noses at petrol

Thought the Prez was just kidding about those alternative fuel initiatives? Think again. Just hours...

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03.31.11
Obama says federal fleet to run on alternative fuels starting in 2015
03.31.11

Obama says federal fleet to run on alternative fuels starting in 2015

Chances are the Secret Service won't be ditching its signature black SUVs for these things anytime s...

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08.08.08
Mitsubishi's i MiEV electric car to be tested in California
08.08.08

Mitsubishi's i MiEV electric car to be tested in California

Mitsubishi's i MiEV electric car has spent some serious time on the streets of Japan, but before lo...

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07.09.08
Hyundai readies Elantra LPI Hybrid for 2009 Korean launch
07.09.08

Hyundai readies Elantra LPI Hybrid for 2009 Korean launch

'Tis a shame we North Americans, Europeans, Australians, et al. won't be seeing the Elantra LPI Hyb...

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