Monthly Archives: November 2011

Concentrating Solar Power Plants to Compensate the U.S. Power Requirement

According to future estimations, the two under-construction power plants  – SolarReserve’s Crescent Dunes near Tonopah and BrightSource’s Ivanpah Solar in southeastern California, plan to convert the sun into a laser-like beam, which will focus on giant towers to create electric … Continue reading

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Volkswagen Plans To Design Electric Vehicles In China In 2013

Europe’s largest automaker, Volkswagen AG (VOW) has finalized plans to build two models of electric vehicles. The maker of Jetta Sedan, VW counts on partners in China to accomplish the project that will kick start in 2013.

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Chevrolet Volt Battery Catches Fire Following a Crash Test

Probe is on, after a Chevrolet Volt battery caught fire several weeks after the car was tested by a testing agency. Federal safety officials from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will conduct an investigation to decide whether Chevrolet’s Volt … Continue reading

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The First Electric Multicopter

The engineers of Germany have designed the first manned multicopter. The technology is used in battery operated toys. This multicopter uses multiple propellers to take flight. The creation has been named e-volo. The pilot sits strapped at the center of … Continue reading

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