Green Car Reports: Tesla’s first battery swap station, Toyota Mirai test drive, and the world’s best-selling electric car

December 23, 2014 by  
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What defines a “ green car ” can be the source of much discussion among environmentalists, advocates, and actual buyers. Every week Green Car Reports shines a light on the industry with coverage of battery-electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles , conventional hybrids, high-efficiency clean diesels, and smaller and more fuel-efficient vehicles in general. Here’s a selection of their stories from last week. Read the rest of Green Car Reports: Tesla’s first battery swap station, Toyota Mirai test drive, and the world’s best-selling electric car Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electric cars , electric vehicles , Green Automobiles , green car news , Green Car Reports , green cars , green transportation , green vehicles , hybrid cars

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Genius Unveils World’s First Battery-Free Wireless Mouse

January 24, 2012 by  
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Genius just took a big step forward for computer peripherals by launching the world’s first wireless battery-free mouse . The mighty mouse eschews wasteful AAAs and heavier lithium-ion batteries in favor of an electric double-layer ultracapacitor that requires just a quick 3 minute charge each day. The Genius DX-Eco runs on a 2.4 Ghz connection, is rated to last for 100,000 charges, and is expected to hit store shelves soon at a price point of $39.99. + Genius Via Tech2 Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: battery-free wireless mouse , clean tech , clean technology , electric double-layer capacitor , genius dx-eco , green design , green technology , Greener Gadgets , supercapacitor , sustainable design , ultracapacitor , wireless mouse

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Masterworks Wood & Design Salvages City Trees to Make Beautiful Wooden Bicycles

January 24, 2012 by  
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There are plenty of companies that handcraft custom bicycles, but none do it quite like Masterworks Wood and Design . While most bikes are made of metal and plastic, Masterworks creates rides with wood salvaged from condemned or dying city trees in Bay Area communities. The use of wood to make a bike is interesting in itself, but its Masterworks artful sculpting and beautiful designs that make these rides true pieces of art. Read the rest of Masterworks Wood & Design Salvages City Trees to Make Beautiful Wooden Bicycles Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: bay area green companies , green transportation , hand crafted bicycles , masterworks wood and design , Masterworks Wooden Bikes , salvaged trees , salvaged wood , wooden bicycles , wooden bikes

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