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Conventional Cars Can Now Be Converted into Hybrid Vehicles Thanks to a Revolutionary Device

By | 2018-06-30T01:59:30+00:00 February 14th, 2016|Categories: Environment & Planet, Science & Technology|Tags: , , , |

While air pollution has become one of the biggest and most difficult problems that humans have to deal with, scientists have been trying to find ways of reducing it. It is a common belief that hybrid vehicles could contribute greatly to the reduction of air pollution and the protection of the environment. During the last decade, increasing effort has been made all over the world in order to reduce the impact on fuel consumption and greenhouse gases (GHG) emissions from passengers cars. In spite of


Salt Water-Powered Supercar Quant e-Sportlimousine Approved for EU Roads

By | 2017-11-29T00:19:18+00:00 September 27th, 2014|Categories: Environment & Planet, Science & Technology|Tags: , , , |

A car called the Quant e-Sportlimousine and presented at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show is the first electric car powered by salt water and is now certified for use on European public roads. "For the first time an automobile featuring flow-cell electric drive will appear on Germany’s roads," said Nunzio La Vecchia, chief technical officer at NanoFlowcell, a company which designed the car. "We are extremely proud that as a small company we have developed such visionary technology and are now able to put it