Posts Tagged ‘green cars’

Luxgen Launches a New All-Electric MPV

Tuesday, January 5, 2010 15:44 No Comments

Luxgen, a Taiwanese company, has unveiled at the Dubai International Auto Show a new all-electric MPV that according to the company, it will the world’s first all-electric 7-passenger MPV.

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Nemesis: First All-Electric Vehicle to Break the Land Speed Record

Thursday, December 31, 2009 2:49 No Comments

Dale Vince is one of the Britain’s richest green founder and entrepreneur of green energy supplier Ecotricity (an energy provider which invests profits into wind turbines). He aims to break the land speed record in an all-electric car called the Nemesis.

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Zero Emission Car to Run on Electromagnetic Wheels

Sunday, September 6, 2009 0:08 No Comments

Zero emission environment friendly car designed to moves on four independent electromagnetic wheels. Indian auto designer Nanish K R has cum up with a futuristic urban concept vehicle aimed to revolutionize transport in the year 2020. What is amazing at this green car is that it will be powered by four independent electromagnetic wheels, without [...]

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Mercedes F-CELL to reach the U.S. Next Year

Monday, August 31, 2009 23:16 No Comments

Mercedes-Benz officials said the the new B‑Class F-CELL will be launched in U.S. next year. The environmentally friendly electric car will offer a performance similar to a 2.0-liter petrol car and will be fully suited for everyday driving.

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World’s First Completely Zero-Emission Race Car Powered by Electricity

Thursday, July 30, 2009 1:00 No Comments

A team of students at the University of Hertfordshire has raced the world’s first completely electric Formula Student racing car and won this month’s Institution of Mechanical Engineers Formula Student competition.

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Cottonseed Oil Could One Day Power Your Car

Saturday, May 30, 2009 14:52 No Comments

Reseacrhers at the GMR Institute of Technology in Rajam, India, found that cottonseed oil could be a source of “green fuel” for cars. They discovered that the cottonseed oil was as efficient as petroleum diesel when used as fuel in small engines.

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In Norway gasoline cars could be banned from 2015

Monday, April 27, 2009 7:53 No Comments

A proposal to ban sales of new gasoline-powered cars in Norway from 2015 could stimulate the “eco” cars market. “This is much more realistic than people think when they first hear about this proposal. The financial crisis also means that a lot of those car producers that now have big problems … know that they [...]

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Two-wheeled urban vehicle runs on electric engine

Wednesday, April 8, 2009 0:07 1 Comment

Segway and General Motors are working together to develop a two-wheeled electric car with two seats to be a quick, cheap and “eco” alternative at the traditional cars from the entire world. The vehicle’s project called PUMA (Personal Urban Mobility and Accessibility), would involve also a vast communications network that would allow vehicles to to [...]

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Is The Electric Car a Feasible Solution?

Monday, December 8, 2008 12:27 1 Comment

In the last time have come out more and more hybrid cars and fully-electrical vehicles. Their performance increase from year to year, we have even a super electric Roadster able to make a competition with any sport car that is on gas. But a question lingers on the lips of all: is the electrical vehicle [...]

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Hawaii Will Be The First Island With 100% Electric Transport

Friday, December 5, 2008 9:37 No Comments

Hawaii will be the electric cars paradise until 2012, said the Electric Company representatives. The battery charging will be made through a “intelligence” network of chargers. The network’s project uses the latest technologies in the field of electric transport, coupled with a Internet network aimed to follow up the few tens of thousands of rechargeable [...]

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