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Volkwagen’s High-Temp Fuel Cell Makes Others Obsolete

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by Mike Zazaian November 1, 2006 - 4:46pm, 2 Comments >>

Volkwagen's High-Temp Fuel Cell Makes Others Obsolete

Volkswageen unveiled a prototype today for a new, high-temperature fuel cell that promises to be cleaner, lighter, and more efficient than low temperature models.

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GM Seeks Boost From Plug-In Hybrids

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by Mike Zazaian October 31, 2006 - 4:05pm, No Comments

GM's Saturn Green Line hybrid SUV

After ditching dreams of electric cars prior to the Milennium, General Motors is revisiting notions of the ultra-low-emissions vehicle with a plug-in hybrid called I-car.

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UC Davis Turns Food Scraps into Energy

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by Mike Zazaian October 30, 2006 - 1:53pm, 7 Comments >>

UC Davis' anaerobic digester turns food scraps into energy

A team of researchers at the University of California, Davis have developed a device that turns leftover food scraps into clean, usable energy.

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GM’s Hydrogen Refueling Station For Your Garage

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by Mike Zazaian October 4, 2006 - 10:20am, 1 Comment >>

A prototype of the fuel-cell Equinox from GM

General motors is producing a home-based hydrogen refueling unit that could make the mass production of hydrogen-fueled cars plausible as early as 2011.

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Honda’s New Diesel as Clean as Gasoline

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by Mike Zazaian September 25, 2006 - 8:09pm, 7 Comments >>

The rear of a diesel-powered Honda Accord

In a strong continuation of its campaign to produce more environmentally-friendly autos, Honda has produced a diesel engine that produces as much or less emissions as a gasoline engine of equal size.

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Robotic Earth-Movers Coming from Caterpillar

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by Mike Zazaian September 25, 2006 - 8:21am, 45 Comments >>

A caterpillar bulldozer

The company that inspired the Tonka truck with its yellow bulldozers and steam shovels is re-defining itself by dumping billions of dollars into research for a next generation of self-propelled, robotic construction machines.

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Honda’s New Ethanol Promises No New Carbon

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by Mike Zazaian September 15, 2006 - 12:28pm, 7 Comments >>

Honda's low-MPG Civic

Japanese automaker Honda has developed an new form of ethanol that will not put any new carbon into the atmosphere, and will soon put it to use in Brazilian production models.

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