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 [...]


The World’s First Ultra-High Voltage Transformer Cooled Wi...

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 25.07.2013

The large-scale electric transformers can be cooled with vegetable oil. The best example is the new ultra-high voltage transformer made by Siemens, which is the first of this kind in the whole world that links the 380-kW ultra-high voltage with the 110-kV grid in the Bruchsal-Kandelweg substation plant near Karlsruhe, in Germany.   The main [...]

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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 [...]

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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. [...]

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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 [...]


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 [...]


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 [...]


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 [...]


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 [...]


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 [...]


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 [...]


Agritouristic Hotel Made Of Recycled Containers

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 07.01.2013

When you’re making organic food and you highlight a healthy lifestyle in perfect harmony with the surrounding nature, is mandatory for you to have an environmentally friendly office. It is the case of the Tony’s Farm, one of the largest organic food producers in China, that work in an office made of recycled shipping containers. [...]


Outdoor Art Gallery, With Trampled Snow

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 04.01.2013

When you see the snow, you think at the slopes and the traditional snow fight. Eventually you make even a snowman. Arts? Well, if you wish to see what snow art really means, we kindly invite you to go to the Les Arcs ski resort in the French Alps, where a British artist called Simon [...]


The Plastic Pacific – A Photo Adventure Down The Depth...

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 19.12.2012

Have you ever imagined how a dead Planetary Ocean would look like, due to the waste pollution and excessive fishing? For an Australian photographer called Kim Preston, this idea became the main theme for a novel photo session.   Here is how, by using a minimal budget compensated with lots of imagination, Kim managed to [...]

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Smart Shopping: Eco-Friendly Furniture

Author: Hitechpedia   |   
Date: 18.12.2012

If you’re already cleaning your house for the Christmas, just think about the fact that you can also redesign your rooms by using modern and eco-friendly furniture. This is actually something you must do if you wish to keep your own home a sustainable one, in terms of responsible energy consumption without having to sacrifice [...]