Green News Daily: Thursday, March 22nd, 2012

This week has just flown by for me, mostly because I’ve hardly had a moment to myself. Just one more day until the weekend, who doesn’t love that? This morning brings us stories of kite skiing across Antarctica, Fisker teases the Nina plug-in hybrid, and U.S. Navy planes could run on toothpicks.

Explorer Goes Kite Skiing Across Antarctica, Sets 3 World Records [Treehugger]

Volkswagen To Test Electric Golf Fleet In U.S. [Inhabitat]

Fusker Teases Nina Plug-In Hybrid [Autoblog Green]

DOE Soliciting Ideas For Hydrogen Fuel Competition [Green Car Congress]

U.S. Navy Warplanes To Test Wood-Based Butonal Fuel [CleanTechnica]

The Dash For Gas Isn’t Over [The Energy Collective]

Christopher DeMorro

A writer and gearhead who loves all things automotive, from hybrids to HEMIs, can be found wrenching or writing- or else, he's running, because he's one of those crazy people who gets enjoyment from running insane distances.