Electric cars powered by solid-state batteries could be on the road by 2020—but existing batteries are improving all the time. In this video I look at the current state of electric vehicles, review the energy storage technologies and the types of battery that power them. We then look forward to see what advances in solid … Read more
http://cnet.co/10vutag CNET’s Brian Cooley explains the differences in hybrid technologies and how they efficiently manage fuel consumption and power.
June 21 — Hello World’s Ashlee Vance paid a recent visit to Iceland’s capital city of Reykjavik to see the next part of the green energy story. He found a start-up called Icewind that is building a new type of funky wind turbine designed to perform well in low-wind conditions but also to slow itself … Read more