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Which Bio fuel is Better? Algae VS Ethanol

With oil prices skyrocketing, food costs peaking, and the economy in a recession, consumers are looking for a way to relieve the strain on their thinning pocketbooks. One of the ways to ease this ..
(June 20, 2008)
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History of Flexible Fuel Vehicles in the United States

The story of flexible-fuel (otherwise recognised as flex-fuel) vehicles in the United State is a tenacious one, but with a large gap. Back in the early years of the last century, the Model T was ..
(July 09, 2008)
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How About Riding an Electric Motorcycle?

Many car buyers are becoming environmentally conscious in many different ways, including using electric scooters (which are called electric motorcycles if they go more than 30 mph). After all, with ..
(June 01, 2008)
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The Technology Behind Electric Car Motors

Electric cars use electric motors and rechargeable batteries instead of an internal combustion engine that runs on gasoline or diesel. Interestingly, electric motors were among the first motors used .
(May 28, 2008)
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Hybrid Cars Reduce Noise Pollution?

Hybrid cars are becoming quite popular in recent times mainly due to the savings that they bring in fuel costs and also the fact that hybrid cars reduce emit less pollution and are therefore are ..
(May 18, 2008)
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Learn About The History Of Biofuel Cars

Biofuel has been around for long than any of us have been alive. Indeed, the first diesel cars were designed to run on peanut oil in the 1880s! Rupert Diesel could even be considered one of the ..
(May 08, 2008)
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Liquid Nitrogen Vehicles And The Liquid Nitrogen Economy

While you don't hear much talk about “liquid nitrogen vehicles", you may have heard the phrase “liquid nitrogen economy. " It's kind of a confusing phrase. What “economy" refers to .
(April 13, 2008)
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Are Hydrogen Powered Vehicles Such A Great Idea?

Hydrogen cars have been in the works since the late 1970s. There's a reason for that. Unlike fossil fuels, there is a never-ending supply of hydrogen and the only exhaust emission is ..
(April 05, 2008)
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The BMW Hydrogen Car, Is It Worth The Price Tag?

BMW has been working on hydrogen cars for the past 30 years. In 2000, BMW introduced the world's first production-line hydrogen car, the BMW 750hL. The 750hL had a 12-cylinder, 204 horsepower engine ..
(April 06, 2008)
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Are Solar Powered Cars a Realistic Option?

Solar powered cars may be the wave of the future. Or not. True solar powered cars are actually electric vehicles powered by solar panels. The panels produce electricity by converting the sun's rays ..
(March 29, 2008)
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Is An Electric Car Right For You?

If you're old enough, you may remember your grandparents talking about electric cars. But the electric powered cars people are talking about nowadays are nothing like those electric vehicles from the .
(March 25, 2008)
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Alternative Fuel Vehicles To The Rescue?

You've probably been hearing a lot lately about alternative fuel vehicles as concerns about global warming as well as the price of oil and gas sweeps the nation. What you may not know is what ..
(March 18, 2008)
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Whats The Big Deal About Hybrid Cars?

As we all become more environmentally conscious, efforts are being made worldwide to reduce the pollution caused by the cars you drive, the trucks that deliver the goods to your favorite stores, your .
(March 20, 2008)
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Is There A Future For Biofuel Vehicles?

Anyone who's been paying attention has heard talk about alternative fuels, including biofuels, and how alternative fuels and alternative fuel vehicles are good for the environment as well as the fact .
(March 22, 2008)
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