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Peugeot’s New Hybrid Car Runs on Air

Compressed air from the blue tank will provide up to 80% of the energy for these soon to be launched cars With hybrid cars that run on batteries now dominating some markets and sales of electric cars and plug-in hybrids reaching the hundreds of thousands it is possible that compressed air has left its run […]

Hyundai is mass producing the first hydrogen-fueled car in the US

Why Hydrogen? Hydrogen is the key to a future of sustainable motoring. Making up approximately 75% of the universe we live in, it’s in abundance compared to the finite fossil fuels used by combustion engine cars. The process of passing hydrogen through a fuel cell creates energy much more efficiently than the chemicals used in gasoline. […]

Self-driving – crash proof cars promised by 2020

Volvo has produced a car that drives itself and have promised it will be made available to the public by 2020. Google have also manufactured a car like this and speculate that it should start mass-production around 2020. Nearly all car accidents are caused by human error rather than machine failure. Google and Volvo claim […]

More Efficient Method of Producing Hydrogen Fuel

Scientists have come up with a more efficient way to split ocean water and turn it into sustainable, clean hydrogen fuel. They created a flexible plastic film that acts as the catalyst to begin splitting ocean water, without requiring the high energy input that current methods need. Using this new technology, as little as five […]

Happy 150th birthday London Underground

On January 9, 1863 the first section of the London Underground opened, between Farringdon and Paddington – the first subterranean railway in the world. It was an instant success, copied widely across the globe and giving its name to an entire system. And despite some under-funded and unloved years, it is now enjoying a renaissance. […]