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Israel on the fast track to an electric car future?

December 17th, 2007 · 2 Comments

Project Better Place is an initiative “to make scalable electric transportation a reality on a global scale and reduce the world’s dependency on oil.” That is a strategic concept that is truly meriting applause.  Shai Agassi, former executive at SAP AG, is the sparking energy behind PBP, who “has an audacious idea—some may call it […]

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Tags: electricity · PHEV

Energy COOL: A Powerful Renewable Vision

December 17th, 2007 · 5 Comments

Since diving into the deep end when it comes to energy issues, almost every day sees new fascinating concepts, approaches, and technologies.  Fascinating … exciting … even hope inspiring at times.  And, as well, as the passion builds, so many of these are truly Energy COOL.   One of the most powerful images for a renewable […]

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Tags: renewable energy

Not just hot air: people putting money where their mouths’ are?

December 17th, 2007 · Comments Off on Not just hot air: people putting money where their mouths’ are?

According to IBM’s just released the results of a global poll that showed that not only do people say that they are willing to pay more for green energy, they actually are doing so in increasing numbers … voluntarily.  Where the option exists, some 25 percent of polled people, who have the option, are paying additional money to […]

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