Ultracapacitor Startups to Charge Your Car: While many electric car makers are chasing the better battery, ultracapacitor startups are developing devices that allow for rapid recharge and can survive many charge cycles – VentureBeat.
Report: Ocean Power Market to Hit $500M by 2015: Our buddies over at Greentech Media and the Prometheus Institute for Sustainable Development have released a new report that estimates the ocean power market will have more than 1 gigawatt of installed capacity with annual market size over $500 by 2015 – Greentech Media.
Xcel Starts Phase One of Vehicle to Grid Charging Scheme: Xcel Energy in Boulder County has started its $150,000 phase one project to test vehicle to grid electric car charging – Treehugger.
UPS Adding Hydraulic Hybrid Vehicles to Fleet: The boys in brown are going green with plans to add seven new, hydraulic hybrid delivery trucks that use mechanical hydraulic drive trains to capture wasted energy and allow the diesel engine to rev at a constant speed – Press release.
Fossil Fuel Free World Coming…In 2090: Greenpeace and European Renewable Energy Council reported today that the world can end all fossil fuel use by 2090, saving $18 trillion in fuel costs and creating a new $360 billion clean energy industry. The video below is from Greenpeace – New Scientist.