Other Sources of Renewable Energy
This section will contain sources of renewable energy that don't easily fit into the other four sections of the site. Renewable energy is a constantly evolving technology, so check back often to see what's new in the world of sustainable power. Leaps and strides in technology are being made in the fields of biofuels, nanotechnology and green vehicles, amongst other things. Stay tuned to be kept up to speed on the latest and greatest.Advertisement:
Bioethanol is one of the most common forms of alternative fuel for vehicles. Learn the truth about bioethanol here.Alternatives to Gasoline
From ethanol to biodiesel, there are a lot of viable alternatives to gasoline. Save money and save the environment by making the switch to one of the many greener options.
Renewable Energy Vehicle ArticlesCompressed Natural Gas Vehicles
Compressed natural gas vehicles use a fuel made up mostly of methane. While it is technically a fossil fuel that is mined from the earth, CNG is a viable alternative to gasoline that is available in abundant and easily accessible amounts.
Pneumatic hybrid technology could be the technology that brings hybrid vehicles into the mainstream.
The 2025 CAFE target will reportedly required manufacturers to reach an average fleet-wide fuel consumption of 46.7 MPG by 2025. Is this attainable and is it enough?
On paper, it looks like a deal that's almost too good to be true. Here's why the on-board systems can't work as advertised.
Could it be true? Is the electric vehicle ready to replace the gas-powered automobile?
Has nuclear technology reached the point where we can safely use it to power road vehicles?
New Technology Articles
MotionPower Technology uses a devices that captures the kinetic energy released as a vehicle slows and converts it to electricity. This could be huge if it works as vehicular kinetic energy is a largely untapped source of power...
The Rossi Energy Catalyzer, or E-Cat, could revolutionalize the energy industry. It is said to produce clean power with little to no waste.
Pavegen has created tiles that are capable of converting the kinetic energy from foot traffic into electricity. There's not a whole lot of information available, but what's been released so far is impressive.
Smart Buildings/Smart Grid
A smart building integrates technology to maximize efficiency in its HVAC and energy systems. Is a smart building the right answer for your business? Only if you like to save money.
It isn't often I endorse a company, let alone an entire product line, but Hubbell is an exception. Save energy and money with their line of smart lighting solutions.
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