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Google Gets More Wind Power In Texas!

Happy Hereford wind farm

Google announced their goal of meeting its electrical needs via renewable resources some time ago and a recent purchase in Texas boosted that goal. Google confirms that they recently purchased 240 renewable energy certificates in a deal with the Happy Hereford wind farm in Texas.

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Chairigami Folding Cardboard Furniture

Chairigami

Chairigami is a small company founded by Zach Rotholz. The company grew out of Zach Rotholz senior project at Yale and grew out of just $5,000 seed money. So just what is Chairigami? It's furniture made from refoldable triple-wall cardboard.

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Could This Electric Plane Be The First To Top 250 MPH?

Long-EZ

Chip Yates built the Long-EZ based on the design of the Rutan Long-EZ, but the Long-EZ has one difference, it's electric. The Long-EZ is almost 17 feet long and 8 feet high and its wingspan is just over 26 feet. Unlike the traditional plane on which the Long-EZ is based it is quite possibly going to be able to surpass the power provided by the 115 HP Lycoming O-235 air-cooled flat-four engine.

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Zero To Sixty On All Electric Superbikes!

All Electric Superbikes

Are you a biker who cares about the environment? Well now, thanks to Mission Motorcycles you don’t have to settle for an electric car or a bicycle anymore. Mission Motorcycles recently announced the Mission R and Mission RS, both all electric superbikes capable of going zero to sixty in just three seconds. The bikes are already available on order at ...

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The VW XL1: Drive 261 Miles On One Gallon of Gas

And I thought my Honda Civic's nearly 40 mpg was impressive. Twelve years in the making, the incredible VW XL1 is capable of driving 261 miles on a single gallon of gas. That's the equivalent of driving from New York City to Hershey, PA for around $4.

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