When a hybrid’s old nickel-metal hydride batteries, such as those used in the Toyota Prius, reach the end of their usefulness in the car there’s a question of what to do with them.
Mitsubishi Motors, in what looks to be one of the largest electric vehicle recalls ever, plans to bring 14,700 vehicles back to the shop in a worldwide move to fix a braking issue.
Watches that do more than tell time have been an obsession of gadget makers since the early comic book days.
No fuel, no mandate: That was the gist of a U.S. court ruling overturning the Environmental Protection Agency’s 2012 mandate that refiners include 8.65 million gallons of cellulosic biofuel in their blends.
French automaker Peugeot Citroën, as part of a push deeper into green car technologies, recently unveiled a new lightweight urban electric vehicle called VéLV.
As people continue to flock to the desert Southwest, designers have looked everywhere for ways to adapt the archetypal single-family home to the extremes of the arid climate.
The Bugatti Type 35 is a classic Bugatti racing model. Popular in the 1920s it is noted as being very successful in races from that era, notching over 1,000 wins in its time.
University of Cincinnati (UC) researchers have determined that lightning could affect the onset of both typical headaches and migraines.
Wave energy backers in Oregon – who hope to see the state become the center for the technology’s development in the US – were celebrating on Friday.
Engineers at Duke University engineers have layered atom-thick lattices of carbon with polymers to create unique materials with a wide range of uses, including artificial muscles.
Are electric vehicles ready for prime time for law enforcement?
Ever fantasize about sailing off into the sunset, nothing but the open ocean and horizon ahead of you?
While winter holds the northern hemisphere in its icy grip, here’s a design to bring you right back to the lazy days of summer by the lake.
High speed rail development here in the United States, particularly California, continues to limp along.
US authorities have approved another plan to develop and test a geothermal reservoir using enhanced geothermal system (EGS) technology.
Nissan recently unveiled a sleek crossover design concept sporting a hybrid electric drivetrain option.
Back in early December we told you about the morphing of the slick Lexus LF-CC concept into an actual production hybrid known as the IS.
Researchers from Lund University in Sweden have successfully demonstrated how nanowires could potentially be used to pave the way for more efficient and cheaper solar cells.
The Army says UESCs and ESPCs use energy-savings technologies that extend to "small-scale renewables like solar photovoltaics, solar-thermal for hot water and air heating and wind power."
Out of all the countries in Europe, The Netherlands will likely be the most vulnerable to rising sea levels as the planet continues to heat up.