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coolest visualization of US electricity generation, distribution and potential

This is by far the coolest and most informative way to look at the electricity grid in the US – where the power is coming from, how is it distributed, and what is the potential for alternatives (wind, solar, biomass, … Continue reading

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No wonder electric cars aren’t selling!

While this probably isn’t the reason electric cars have not lived up to the hype and might only sell about 50,000 in 2012 (less than 1% of total sales), maybe it is a reason we shouldn’t encourage them (yet). I … Continue reading

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radical battery technology

Is something like this the solution to the “range anxiety” drivers of electric cars complain about?  How about just refilling your battery with some “cambridge crude” – basically a liquid battery.  Very cool. Also note they were funded by an … Continue reading

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