GM Will Design Their Own Electric Motors

January 26, 2010 by  
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General Motors announced today that they will be expanding their capabilities for designing and manufacturing electric traction motors, the motors used to propel electric and hybrid-electric vehicles.

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Checking Up on 2009’s Green Cars

January 22, 2010 by  
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Last year, Hank attended the NAIAS auto show in Detroit, and gave us a rundown on the various green cars he saw there. I thought it would be good to take a look at last year’s list and see how things have lined up for these companies

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Solar Power Playing Major Role in Haiti Relief

January 22, 2010 by  
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The people of Haiti are facing a long and difficult road to recovery.  Their power infrastructure has been demolished and fuel for generators and cooking is scarce, but they do have one thing on their side:  abundant sunshine.  Many solar power companies and non-profits are focusing on that resource and bringing solar-powered equipment capable of providing essential needs like drinkable water, cooking surfaces and mobile phones to the Haitian people. Some of the organizations providing solar-powered relief include: Sun Ovens International – delivering hundreds of solar-powered ovens capable of making 1,200 meals in eight hours to homeless camps

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