Why stick out if you'd rather blend in? Electric cars don't have to look any different from conventional cars. Ford unveiled the 2012 Focus Electric Car at simultaneous events in Las Vegas and NYC. The Focus Electric looks much like the gasoline... Read More
I found this federal bureaucracy on the web. Sent them my idea that could save the morale of our citizens and reduce so much unnecessary suffering when the price of [imported] oil shoots up. So far I have received no reply. Energy Workforce Study
Former member of the Cleveland Electric Vehicle Association
Motor technology has been around for 100 plus years and seems to be frozen in time! So now is the time to bring about some new technologies. AC Motors use to be built utilizing copper bars and steel laminations in their rotors. This was very labor... Read More
Live Chat TODAY at 12pm EST! We talk to organizers of Project Get Ready and examine - what will this idea cost? How many stations do we need? Weigh in during Planet Forward's live chat with Zachary Heir at 12 noon EST. Chat
Are you buying an electric vehicle because you think it’s after all not a gas-guzzling machine and it’s environment friendly? Wait a minute, if you think there are zero emissions from electric vehicles, you are sadly mistaken.
A reader of EarthTalk posed an interesting question a few weeks back - does the expansion of electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles mean an increased reliance on coal?
from the National Renewable Energy Lab