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Auto, Electricity Sectors Collaborate on Plug-in Hybrids

Article: Auto, Electricity Sectors Collaborate on Plug-in Hybrids

SAN JOSE, California, July 22, 2008 (ENS) – General Motors and 34 utilities have agreed to collaborate with the Electric Power Research Institute on research and development to facilitate integration of plug-in hybrid electric vehicles into the power grid. Plug-in hybrids can average nearly 100 miles per gallon using a combination of electricity and gasoline.…

Turning Organic Trash Into Power

Article: Turning Organic Trash Into Power

Everyone in America seems to be obsessed with the search for the next source of energy. Here in the Green Blog we have talked about Simgae Algae Power, multiple types of biodiesel fuel, solar panels and many other energy solutions. In this article we will explore a new source of energy production. Scientists have known…

Electric Bicycle

Article: Electric Bicycle

There are few things that we TreeHuggers can say without qualification or equivocation; the sustainable world tends to operate in many shades of green, but we can all agree on a few things. One of these is quite simple: the bicycle is the best mode of transportation. Faster than walking, cleaner than riding anything with…