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Aviation

Unmanned solar vehicle (Titan)

Google Engages Facebook With Nonstop Solar Drones

Published on April 17th, 2014 | by Sandy Dechert

Originally published on Planetsave. Drones are no longer known as mere weapons of war. At least, that’s how Google, Facebook, and other online giants like Amazon appear to be thinking. Google has just acquired Titan Aerospace, ... Read More


Cars

Smart-Highway-Weather-Markings

The Dutch Testing Illuminated Highways

Published on April 17th, 2014 | by Guest Contributor

Originally published on Gas2. By Zachary Coffey A few years back, Roosegaarde and the infrastructure management group Heijmans entered the Smart Highway concept into the Dutch Design Awards, taking home the Best Future Concept Award. The ... Read More


Clean Power

summer-windmill

Brits: We Prefer Onshore Wind Farms Over Fracking

Published on April 17th, 2014 | by Guest Contributor

Originally published on Ecotrictity. Government accused of ignoring own research on energy policy The majority of people in Britain would prefer to live near a wind farm than a fracking site, new YouGov research commissioned by ... Read More


Cars

saleen-model-s-1

Saleen Tesla Model S — Pictures & Details

Published on April 17th, 2014 | by Christopher DeMorro

Originally published on Gas2. Following up on the sketch released on Molly Saleen’s Facebook page come more pictures and details about the upcoming Saleen Tesla Model S. This is the first attempt by Saleen add their own flair ... Read More


Clean Power

Makani-1

Could Airborne Wind Energy Take Off?

Published on April 16th, 2014 | by Joshua S Hill

A recent study led by the University of Delaware has bolstered the idea that airborne wind energy could be a beneficial addition to the existing energy mix, stating that such generation mechanisms tethered to the ground ... Read More


Biomass

wind-turbine-solar-panel-globe_light

New Merit Order Ideas

Published on April 16th, 2014 | by Dr. Karl-Friedrich Lenz

Originally published on Lenz Blog. I have written extensively about the fact that the market order for electricity in Germany is broken. A search with the term “merit order” brings up those posts. These questions are complicated. With ... Read More


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