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Electric Car Of Tomorrow Has Energy Storage In Panels | EarthTechling

Electric Car Of Tomorrow Has Energy Storage In Panels | EarthTechling | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
Volvo is involved in a research project which could someday replace clunky lithium batteries found in electric cars with energy storage built into a car's body panels.
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Interesting ideas from Volvo, the only problem I see is how often the batteries will be damaged if placed inside the car doors

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GreenTech Auto ready to begin construction phase on Tunica facility - Memphis Business Journal

GreenTech Auto ready to begin construction phase on Tunica facility - Memphis Business Journal | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
GreenTech Automotive is preparing to move into the construction phase of its Tunica manufacturing facility, with plans in place to begin production of electric cars by April 2014.
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Test-runs for the rejuvenation of the automotive industry in the US

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Now Headphones can Charge Your Phone Using Solar Power

Now Headphones can Charge Your Phone Using Solar Power | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
A new pair of headphones has been revealed by a Scottish designer that can help you do away with the frustrating battery life of phones and tablets by doubling up as a solar-powered charger.
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Infiniti Puts Brakes On Electric Vehicle Plans | EarthTechling

Infiniti Puts Brakes On Electric Vehicle Plans | EarthTechling | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
Nissan's luxury brand Infiniti is reconsidering the company’s priorities and is pushing back plans for electric vehicles as it may not help the bottom line.
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Venice Yin Yang Solar-Powered House is 2013 AIA COTE Top Ten Green Project Winner

Venice Yin Yang Solar-Powered House is 2013 AIA COTE Top Ten Green Project Winner | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
Located in Venice, California and designed by Brooks + Scarpa, the Yin Yang home provides private living spaces for a family that includes several children along with commercial office space for its owners and recently made the top ten list of...
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A Road Built Out Of Solar Panels, To Charge Our Cars (And Everything Else)

A Road Built Out Of Solar Panels, To Charge Our Cars (And Everything Else) | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
Scott and Julie Brusaw have been working on their Solar Roadway--literally a road made of solar panels--for several years.
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Enorm V3 Bullet — Motorcycle-Looking Electric Bike (Video)

Enorm V3 Bullet — Motorcycle-Looking Electric Bike (Video) | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
I'm not a motorcycle fan, I have to say (I'm more of a bike or scooter guy), but this motorcycle-styled electric-assisted bike called the Enorm V3 Bullet is pretty wicked: http://youtu.be/qLvMIal5-nQ Chris DeMorro of sister site Gas2 thinks the Enorm...
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Green Car Congress: Torotrak acquires 20% of Flybrid Automotive Ltd, with option for remainder by end of year; accelerating adoption of flywheel hybrids; Allison investment

Green Car Congress: Torotrak acquires 20% of Flybrid Automotive Ltd, with option for remainder by end of year; accelerating adoption of flywheel hybrids; Allison investment | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
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Kinetic energy stored inside!

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Indian IT Majors Set To Unleash Green Initiatives

Indian IT Majors Set To Unleash Green Initiatives | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
Indian IT companies are among the best in the world and they are now planning to implement a highly sustainable plan of growth.
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Green Car Congress: McLaren to introduce P1 production-ready 900hp plug-in capable hybrid supercar at Geneva

Green Car Congress: McLaren to introduce P1 production-ready 900hp plug-in capable hybrid supercar at Geneva | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
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Dreams, products and aspirations that motivate, drive and excite our quest for a Green Economy

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Elon Musk's new idea: crazy-fast train-cars

Elon Musk's new idea: crazy-fast train-cars | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
Tesla's CEO says he will reveal "the fifth mode of transportation" on August 12. Let's hope its something really cool, and not a Segway. The smart money says it's pods moving through magnetic levitation.
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This seems to be a US-Asia play. Can it be done? yes, and it does remind me of BetterPlace. Will it be done? Likely yes. Will it add some value? Yes, like BetterPlace did, at least.

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Top 20 Cleantech Investors… Who Are Women

Top 20 Cleantech Investors… Who Are Women | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
Here's another fun guest post from Lisa Ann Pinkerton, Founder of Women In Cleantech & Sustainability and Founder and President of Technica Communications.
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Hairy skyscraper to collect energy through piezo-electric straws

Hairy skyscraper to collect energy through piezo-electric straws | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
It's true those teeny wind turbines attached to big buildings always look...useless. So Stockholm architects tried to come up with better energy collectors for skyscrapers.
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Kinetic Energy Floors Convert Sweet Dance Moves into Electricity

Kinetic Energy Floors Convert Sweet Dance Moves into Electricity | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
Energy Floors have developed a light up dancefloor that harvests kinetic energy and lights up in colorful LED lights.
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Lito Green Motion Introduces The Sora Electric Super-Bike

Lito Green Motion Introduces The Sora Electric Super-Bike | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
After years of development the Canadian motorcycle company Lito Green Motion has finally been certified by the Canadian Ministry of Transport as a motorcycle
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Endesa Pavilion a self-sufficient solar prototype

Endesa Pavilion a self-sufficient solar prototype | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
The Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia designed the Endesa Pavilion, as part of the Smart City Expo in Barcelona, Spain.
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Meet Polar Rover: The Wind-Powered Explorer Of Antarctica

Meet Polar Rover: The Wind-Powered Explorer Of Antarctica | Green Technologies | Scoop.it
By Fang Guo 

The use of autonomous robots for polar exploration is not an unheard of subject, but what about a research vehicle that is powered completely with renewable energy? Now that would be something to brag about!
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