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  • Hybrid, electric, or diesel for Ford Mustang in 2015
    Hybrid, electric, or diesel for Ford Mustang in 2015
    The 2015 Mustang is already slated to have its traditional six and eight cylinder options, as well as a four cylinder turbo, which hasn’t been seen since 1993. However, that’s not the only powertrain options according to
  • Air Canada, Airbus recognized as 2013 “Eco-Partnership of the Year”
    Air Canada, Airbus recognized as 2013 “Eco-Partnership of the Year”
    Two giants in the commercial aviation industry were rewarded Thursday after their “perfect flight” in June 2012 resulted in a more than 40% reduction of CO2 emissions with the use of technology, air-traffic management systems and...
  • Ford to provide dual fuel options for 2014 F-150 pickups
    Ford to provide dual fuel options for 2014 F-150 pickups
    Noting that the demand for trucks has been rising nearly as fast as the price of the gasoline to fuel them, Ford Motor Co. announced that it will offer the 2014 F-150 pickup (with 3.7 V6 engine) with the option of operating on both gasoline and...
  • Pee Power
    Power of urine
    If “use it up and wear it out” fits your lifestyle, you’ve certainly got many options. Creative folks across the Atlantic are working out the details, but have developed a new method to power small electrical devices utilizing...
  • GM and Honda unite to develop new green machines using hydrogen cell technology
    GM and Honda unite to develop new green machines using hydrogen cell technology
    General Motors Vice Chairman and Chairman of the Adam Opel AG Supervisory Board Steven J. Girsky has announced that his company has teamed up with Honda to develop new alternative energy sources in the form of hydrogen storage and fuel cells...
  • Valley firms awarded funds for green energy projects
    Valley firms awarded funds for green energy projects
    The California Energy Commission yesterday announced the approval of $26,066,446 for alternative fuel projects. The awards will help California increase the number of alternative fuel vehicles on its roadways and expand the fueling infrastructure....
  • A pound of uranium from PANDORA'S PROMISE.
    ‘Pandora’s Promise’ fails to deliver
    If “Greedy Lying Bastards” (2012) preached to the choir, “Pandora’s Promise” (2013) tries to deliver fantastical salvation to the desperate.See more of Rick's reviews at the Internet Movie Database (IMDb).Talking...
  • Algae derived BioDiesel
    Algae-derived biodiesel blend comes to San Francisco gas stations
    Several gas stations in the San Francisco area have started offering a special blend of diesel and biodiesel. The new fuel is 20 % diesel derived from algae and 80% regular diesel. Algae biofuel is an alternative to regular fossil fuel that uses...
  • Biofuels could be harmful to the enviornment
    Biofuel gas spill potentially more dangerous than regular gas
    According to the report made by Outcome Magazine made on Nov. 16, 2012, stated that ethanol which is a biofuel component that's mixed with regular petroleum gas has a somewhat differentfluid-likeproperties than regular gasoline. Researchers...
  • Where do I plug in my car?
    Where do I plug in my car
    Does anyone know when the first electric vehicle or EV was produced? The Sacramento Area Regional Technological Alliance (SARTA) sponsored an event called the CleanStart Showcase last Monday, 22 October, which had a display of several EVs. One...
  • Alternative Fuel Day Odyssey Scottsdale Arizona
    Alternative Fuel Odyssey, Saturday, October 20th in Scottsdale
    On Saturday October 20th, 2012, the Alternative Fuel Odyssey will take place in the Pavilions shopping center, at Indian School and the Loop 101 in Scottsdale, AZ. The event is free to the public, and open from 11:00am to 5:00pm.The Odyssey will...
  • CNG
    Natural Compressed Gas stations on edge of ‘fuel revolution’
    According to an article in the Sun Sentinel, CNG stations may be poised to dramatically increase as the demand for natural gas is climbing. South Florida gas prices are heading up again after steadily declining since April. But Jeff Greene is...
  • Chevy Volt
    My Commentary on the Chevy Volt's sales and halting of production
    Everyone already should know by now that the only real long term way to lower gas prices and reduce carbon footprinting would be to explore all forms of alternative fuels. Car companies have been creating many new types of cars that run on...
  • 100 Ton/day Waste-to-Fuel Field Trip
    Green Power Inc. Posts School Field Trip Video
    Green Power Inc. has posted a short video giving a virtual tour of their 100 ton/day waste-to-fuel production prototype plant in Pasco, Sterling D. Allan Pure Energy Systems News Green Power Inc. just posted a video showing a school...
  • Dunkin' Donuts
    The ups and downs facing several restaurant chains in Des Moines
    The current economy has had vastly different effects onsome Des Moines area restaurant chains. Dunkin' Donuts, Olive Garden, Old Country Buffet, and Ryan's Steakhouse are all making drastic changes at the corporate level. How will that...