Solar Impulse Plane Completes Flight From San Francisco to Phoenix

The Solar Impulse, a solar-powered plane that has already flown between Europe and Africa, has just completed the first leg of its American odyssey between San Francisco, California to Phoenix, Arizona. The flight lasted 18 hours, but eventually the Solar Impulse landed safely in Phoenix. The next stop is Dallas, Texas, and from there it is on to St. Louis, Washington D.C., and eventually New York City.

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SportStar EPOS Electric Airplane Makes Its First Flight

While they are not in use yet, electric airplanes are being developed and making progress, like the Solar Impulse which can fly quite far because it is equipped with solar panels. A more traditional electric airplane, the SportsStar EPOS, made its first flight a few days ago.

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Top Five – The Cutest Electric Vehicles of 2011

Cute isn’t a concept that car people – or tech people – often talk about, but how good something looks

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