Tag: environmentally-friendly

AIR-CAR

PSA Peugeot Citroen has introduced innovative, new technology combining the petrol engine and ‘compressed-air’. The hybrid vehicle uses compressed-air to provide additional power, effectively replacing the battery-pack used in a conventional hybrids. The result is a cheaper hybrid vehicle, as…

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SOLAR/WIND COMBO

PingQuan, situated in the Hebei province of China is being helped to take advantage of its wind currents. It is here that 120 solar and wind-powered streetlights have been installed by Urban Green Energy Inc. Rather than being attached to…

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Paris Pollution

  Paris, France! In a fight against pollution, the mayor wants to ban ‘diesel-cars’ from the city by 2020 and have pedestrian-only neighbourhoods for city centres. This ‘anti-pollution’ plan will be aired at the next city-council meeting. In 2001, 40%…

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HERCULES OR ADONIS

Wind energy is probably the most environmentally-friendly energy sources, but some complain of how turbines look. Here is a new windmill that has been designed by Terry Glenn Phipps. He has combined with an Italian clean technology company to form…