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Record-Breaking Solar Impulse Flight Reaches Hawaii After 5 Nights & Days Airborne Without Fuel (Video)

Record-Breaking Solar Impulse Flight Reaches Hawaii After 5 Nights & Days Airborne Without Fuel (Video)

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaFri 3:27pm 138Originally published on 1Sun4All. MORE BREAKING NEWS from Solar Impulse 2 (Si2): I feel exhilarated by this…
The next-generation Nissan Leaf will be able to drive over 310 miles on a single charge

The next-generation Nissan Leaf will be able to drive over 310 miles on a single charge

InhabitatInhabitatFri 12:21pm 118Range anxiety is one of the main things holding electric cars back – but the next generation of electric vehicles will…
Mercedes-Benz introduces next-gen OM 471 heavy-duty engine; more fuel efficient, more torque with fast build-up at very low revs

Mercedes-Benz introduces next-gen OM 471 heavy-duty engine; more fuel efficient, more torque with fast build-up at very low revs

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressFri 11:49am 78Mercedes-Benz Trucks has introduced the latest generation of its OM 471 six-cylinder, in-line heavy-duty diesel engine.…
Study: even with high LDV electrification, low-carbon biofuels will be necessary to meet 80% GHG reduction target; “daunting” policy implications

Study: even with high LDV electrification, low-carbon biofuels will be necessary to meet 80% GHG reduction target; “daunting” policy implications

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressFri 5:29am 74A study by researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a Michigan State University colleague has concluded…

Record-breaking solar flight reaches Hawaii after 5 nights and days airborne without fuel

ScienceDailyScienceDailyFri 3:59pm 70The longest and most difficult leg of the Round the World Solar Flight attempted since last March by Swiss explorers…
Record-Breaking Solar Flight Reaches Hawaii Demonstrating Potential of Carbon-Free Travel

Record-Breaking Solar Flight Reaches Hawaii Demonstrating Potential of Carbon-Free Travel

EcoWatchEcoWatchFri 12:46pm 68It's official. Solar Impulse has landed in Hawaii breaking the world records for...

BMW i8 Get Hydrogen Fuel Cell Drivetrain

Gas 2Gas 2Fri 9:30am 62While Elon Musk believes electric cars are the future, and Toyota maintains that hydrogen fuel cells are a better idea,…
US Electric Car Sales Hit By Wait For 2016 Chevy Volt & Long-Range LEAF?

US Electric Car Sales Hit By Wait For 2016 Chevy Volt & Long-Range LEAF?

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaFri 4:00am 59Originally published on EV Obsession. Unfortunately, June was a pretty poor month for US electric car sale when compared…

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Record Tesla Model S Deliveries Surpass Tesla’s Expectations

Record Tesla Model S Deliveries Surpass Tesla’s Expectations

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaThu 7:00pm 136Originally published on EV Obsession. Tesla* has released quarter 2 delivery data for its single on-the-market model,…
New Samsung silicon anode with graphene boosts volumetric capacity of LiCoO2 Li-ion cell 1.5x after 200 cycles; gravimetric capacity the same

New Samsung silicon anode with graphene boosts volumetric capacity of LiCoO2 Li-ion cell 1.5x after 200 cycles; gravimetric capacity the same

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressJun 27, 2015, 11:10 am 224A team at Samsung Advanced Institue of Technology (SAIT, Samsung’s global R&D hub) reports in an open access paper…

Volkswagen Group receives 2015 KS Energy and Environment Prize for the Golf GTE and Audi A3 e-tron PHEVs

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressJun 27, 2015, 6:03 am 238The German automobile club Kraftfahrer Schutz e.V. (KS) awarded the 2015 Energy and Environment Prize to the Volkswagen…

Faster internet? Electrical engineers break power and distance barriers for fiber optic communication

ScienceDailyScienceDailyJun 25, 2015, 2:52 pm 1kPhotonics researchers have increased the maximum power -- and therefore distance -- at which optical signals can be sent…
Aging Nuclear Power Plant Must Close Before It Closes Us

Aging Nuclear Power Plant Must Close Before It Closes Us

EcoWatchEcoWatchJun 22, 2015, 10:38 am 148Indian Point is vulnerable to terrorism, has 2,000 tons of radioactive waste packed...
Study confirms what scientists have been saying for decades: the sixth mass extinction is real and caused by us

Study confirms what scientists have been saying for decades: the sixth mass extinction is real and caused by us

MongabayMongabayJun 21, 2015, 5:10 pm 296Humans are wiping species off the plant at a rate at least 100 times faster than historical levels, providing further…
Exclusive: First Solar’s CTO Discusses Record 18.6% Efficient Thin Film Module

Exclusive: First Solar’s CTO Discusses Record 18.6% Efficient Thin Film Module

Greentech MediaGreentech MediaJun 15, 2015, 8:55 am 1.2kFirst Solar just set another world record for cadmium telluride (CdTe) solar module efficiency, hitting 18.6 percent…
Deep Sea Coral Canyons off Atlantic Coast Set to Receive Fishing Protections

Deep Sea Coral Canyons off Atlantic Coast Set to Receive Fishing Protections

Yale e360Yale e360Jun 11, 2015, 12:40 pm 156A stretch of ocean that includes more than two dozen undersea coral canyons will become the largest protected area ever…