Category Archives: Electric Cars

Megatrends, Solar Trains and World’s Largest Battery

Megatrends An interesting article from the Guardian newspaper highlights seven megatrends that could benefit global society in the future as well as leading to reduced carbon emissions across the planet. The trends are mostly positive examples of how global society … Continue reading

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International Agreements Succeed

World’s Largest Marine Nature Reserve Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR) has agreed to a vast marine protection area in the Ross Sea, Antarctica. The joint USA/New Zealand proposal will establish a 1.55 million km2 special protection area (the … Continue reading

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Tidal Power Plus Fast Charging Revolution

Tidal Power Comes To Wales A full-scale tidal power generator aimed at showing the potential for renewable energy has been unveiled in Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK. An underwater tidal power turbine in Ramsey Sound, Pembrokeshire has been developed to run for … Continue reading

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June News: Conflict Tourism, Magnetic Mapping and more

Conflict Tourism There has been a recent increase in the so-called conflict tourists. This is where individuals, usually young Muslim men, go to a foreign country to take part in a local conflict. There has been a rise in westerners … Continue reading

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Mega Trends

On the odd occasion there are people who identify some emerging trends, others seem to go beyond and have identified something much bigger: mega trends. An example is the business partner and director, Sarwant Singh. He has identified a set … Continue reading

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Electric Highways and Other Stories

Electric Highway Developments Ecotricity, a UK electricity company, has been expanding its network of electricity charging stations for cars. The company has teamed up with Nissan to create a network of fast charging stations along the M40 motorway that links … Continue reading

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Electric cars stall? & other stories

Electric Car Sales Stall A recent survey suggest electric car sales have stalled in 2011. The government plug-in car grant has only had 106 takers during the third quarter of 2011. In the first quarter of the year 465 grants … Continue reading

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