Category: Energy

Bio-Grow: Electronic Waste To Grow Algae For Biofuels

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It’s hard to imagine that the widespread issue of electronic waste could be seen as anything more than a problem, but what if it could be reused to make homegrown algae biofuels? … Read More

Originally posted 2010-05-25 08:47:47.

Old-School Beetle Runs on Batteries and Biodiesel

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Students at the University of Kansas have built what may be the coolest hybrid ever — a 1974 Volkswagen Super Beetle–series hybrid that burns biodiesel and gets about 50 mpg. … Read More

Originally posted 2009-10-26 16:57:24.

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GM Invests $8 Million to Double the Size of their Battery Lab

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GM announced today that they will be doubling the size of their electric battery testing lab with an investment of $8 million. … Read More

Originally posted 2010-04-15 09:55:40.

Salvaging solar cells for your projects

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This is a great how-to for reclaiming solar cells from old, or broken, electronics. It looks like a fairly easy process that can save you some money on your next solar powered project. … Read More

Originally posted 2009-07-12 23:11:09.

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