Money Saving Tips
|Venturi Electric Vehicles Category:|
|Energy Loss in a Typical Vehicle Category:|
|Plug-In hybrids can Recharge the Grid says Google.org Category:|
Google.org’s RechargeIT program promotes plug in hybrids. It seems Google is becoming a great think tank of modern day; their involvement with plug-in hybrids is no exception. Vehicle owners need economical transportation and power companies are desperately searching for ways to avoid building power plants. [...]
|Bus Travels on Roads or Railroad Tracks Category:|
Is it a bus? Is it a train? It's both: a Dual-Mode Vehicle (DMV) prototype in Japan. Details including cost, drawings, etc can be found at this University-of-Washington page.
|Hypermiler Shares Some Tips Category:|
Hypermiler Dan Bryant discusses techniques and attitudes to increase gas mileage. In regard to coasting, this hypermiler suggests driving a car like you drive a bike. Bryant boasted just under 80 mpg on his previous tank full of gas and claims he saved over $700 last year.
|MPG or GPkM? Category:|
A couple Duke professors recommend an alternative methodology for understanding gas mileage with the goal of making gas mileage more intuitive to consumers. [...]
|~30 Quick M.P.G. Tips Category:|
Katie Couric gets ~thirty gas-saving tips from consumer reporter Asa Aarons in a fast moving, to-the-point segment.
|Vertigro: BioDiesel from Algae Category:|
CNN interviews Glen Kertz about Vertigro, a quicker method for growing algae used in the production of biofuel. Kertz claims the company (valcent products inc.) has a unique vertical growing process for faster growth of algae that [...]
|E-Bike: Practical Tips for Commuting Category:|
A commuter, who recently sold her vehicle, now relies solely on her e-bike to commute to work, pick up groceries, etc. This is a good discussion with numerous practical tips from a rider whose sole means of transportation is her e-bike. [...]
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