Environment

formula-e

The First Formula E Racer Will Be Launched At Frankfurt

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 05.08.2013

Speed, show, pure electricity and top auto technology. Here is what the environmentally friendly Formula 1 fans will see at the Spark Racing Technology stand during the Frankfurt International Motor Show.   On the 10th of September the world’s first Formula E racer – Spark-Renault SRT_01E will be unveiled there. The racing car has a [...]

Power Matrix

Power Matrix – The Energy Strategy Game

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 14.06.2013

Have you ever thought where your home electricity comes from? Or the gas you use to cook with? Instead of scholar explanations, the Siemens experts offer you the chance to find on your own what’s happening with the power you use, way before you switch it on.   Your new adventure is called the Power [...]

carbon fiber

Siemens, Audi and BMW Recycle The Used Carbon Fiber

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 11.06.2013

The aircraft manufacturing, naval industry and the auto industry are few of the industrial fields where the carbon fibers are widely used. This composite material is made out of woven carbon fibers and a polymer matrix material. It is incredibly lightweight, yet three times stronger than the steel. It is highly expensive, yet from now [...]

Aston Martin hydrogen

Hydrogen Powered Aston Martin On The Nurburgring 24 Hours Ra...

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 30.05.2013

Aston Martin highlighted an astonishing eco-friendly presence at the Nurburgring 24 Hours Race, proving to all the competitors what a racecar that emits only water is capable of. We’re talking about the Aston Martin Rapid S racer with a hydrogen-based engine, which managed to match the standard model performances, on track.   According to the [...]

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Bike-Sharing Systems...

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 14.05.2013

1. The first community bicycle programme was started in Amsterdam by the Dutch entrepreneur Luud Schimmelpennink, in 1965;   2. Initially called the White Bycicle Plan, this service provided free bikes that were supposed to be used for only one trip and then left for somebody else. In only a month most of the bikes [...]

pet flowers

Home Business From Recycled PET Bottle Wall Gardens

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 18.04.2013

If you’re living in a little apartment and you still wish to have your own garden, you don’t have to wet your neighbors flowers. You can make your own vertical garden on a wall or, if you wish to make some money out of it, you can open a small business on designing vertical gardens. [...]

Green Lights

How To Drive On The Green Lights Only

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 15.04.2013

Heavy traffic. Many times this is the first thought that comes to mind whenever you get behind the wheel in your way to the office. In the Berceni area, the auto traffic is often paralyzed. In Unirii Square the situation is pretty much similar. In Drumul Taberei you can squeeze between the other drivers. And [...]

volar-e

1,000 HP Of Pure Electricity

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 06.03.2013

Have you ever imagine how does an environment tax-free car that matches Bugatti Veyron’s power looks like? Well, Volar-e is the name of the most powerful electric vehicle of the moment. Launched by Applus+ Idiada and financed by the European Comission, the car can produce an output of up to 1.000 HP.   Powered by [...]

e-golf

E-Golf Will Be Launched in Geneva, on the 7th of March

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 25.02.2013

Volkswagen aims to electrify all the visitors of the Geneva International Motor Show with the full eco version of the current Golf. Called the e-Golf, the new electric compact car from Wolfsburg highlights an 115 HP electric engine with an instant torque of 270 Nm. This setup allows this EV to hit 100 km/h in [...]

Lodi

Fast Delivery Clean Energy In California

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 21.02.2013

Can you imagine a large power plant facility that can feed up to 200 megawatts of electric power to the national grid, after just 30 minutes since it has been put into function? It happens in Lodi, California and it is actually one of the cleanest fossil fuel power plants in the US.   The [...]

Light out in Paris

Starting with 1st of July, The French Government Switches Of...

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 31.01.2013

Have you ever imagined a blackout in Paris? Starting with the 1st of July, you’ll see this with your own eyes. According to a new law announced by the country’s environmental ministry, all the stores and offices in the Hexagon will switch off the lights overnight, in an effort to fight the light pollution.   [...]

e-bike

10 Things You Didn’t Know About The E-Bikes

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 21.01.2013

1. An ordinary electric bike can travel with a top speed of 32 km/h using a single set of rechargeable batteries.   2. The world’s first e-bike has been patented on the 31st of December 1895, in US. It had only one gear and the electric motor had a power of up to 100 amps [...]

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In Turkey The Cooking Oil Is Recycled Into Biofuels

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 17.01.2013

The recycling campaigns stepped up to a new level in Turkey, after the Turkey’s Environment Ministry along with the Turkish Marine Protection Association installed in each and every city specially designed boxes suitable for collecting the cooking oil used by the inhabitants.   In order to transform this action in a pleasant activity, this device [...]

Norled

The World’s First Electric Ferry Will Cruise in Norway

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 10.01.2013

The Fjellstrand shipyard in Norway already can provide a clear and functional example regarding the advantages of operating a big electric powered ship, contrary to a vessel powered by engines with fossil fuels. This is possible due to the cooperation between Siemens and the engineers of this shipyard, that leaded to the construction of the [...]

Qbeak

The QBeak Effect And The Environment

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 09.01.2013

The city car. Small, spacious, silent. Clean, electric, recyclable. These are, in few words, the advantages of the QBeak concept that the ECOmove engineers started to assemble in Denmark.   In more words, this little car can grab your attention instantly. Is as small as a Smart car, just a bit longer. Let’s say that [...]