Nissan, currently touring its Leaf electric vehicle around the United States, has struck a partnership with a Texas energy company to prep that state’s roads for EVs.
Similar to functions on hybrid cars that provide drivers with tips for fuel-efficient driving, the ZW Series of air conditioning units from Mitsubishi provides users with tips for energy-efficient cooling.
A new concept RV from designer Weii Feng crosses an RV with a luxury yacht, powered by three green sources–hydrogen fuel cells, electric motors and solar power.
Osmotic power–the energy generated when freshwater and saltwater mix–is being explored by Statkraft, a Scandinavian company, with the opening of a prototype power plant outside of Oslo.
Researchers at UC Davis are sounding alarms on the growing American issue of e-waste, saying we don’t have enough focus in place to deal with issues such as hazardous chemicals.
The new solar powered Sun Drive from Zyrus wraps up a number of functions into one small body, including being a USB flash drive and a solar charger for other devices.
A group of researchers from City College of New York says that small-scale piezoelectric devices mounted to autos and planes may offer a way to scavenge kinetic energy to power control panels and mobile phones.