Secrets of the Porsche 919 Hybrid Racer Explained (15 Photos)

The Porsche 919 Hybrid race car is packing some seriously advanced, fundamentally new hybrid technology under its slick racing skin. We explain it all here, with a 15 image photo gallery!

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Scuderi Split-Cycle Engine Being Used As LPG-Air Hybrid Generators

The Scuderi Group has developed a split-cycle combustion engine that runs on propane and utilizes compressed air storage to achieve up to 75% thermal efficiency, and they’ve signed a letter of intent to build four generators for the San Juan police department.

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New Fuel Cell Generator Tech from Redox Dramatically Reduces Cost per Kilowatt

Capable of generating electricity from diesel, natural gas, ethanol, and even biomass, this new “Cube” generator from University of Maryland startup Redox promises uninterrupted, low-emissions energy from renewable fuel sources at a fraction of the operating costs of existing alternatives.

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Made In Hokkaido – Increasing EV Range in the Cold

Winter is finally starting to move through the United States this week, but researchers in Japan’s northernmost island of Hokkaido

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French Diesel-Electric Motorboat Makes (Quiet) Waves

Not all green vehicles have wheels – the French company Rhea Marine recently introduced a diesel-electric hybrid boat. The Rhea

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BMW Makes Progress on Heat Recovery Technology

While oil may be a very potent power source, most of the energy is wasted via heat when put into a traditional internal combustion engine. Hence why engines get so hot. BMW thinks it can use that lost heat energy to improve fuel consumption…and they’re making good progress.

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John Galt was a Hack! U Minn's Metal Turns Heat into Electricity

John Galt is the engineering/physics/philosophic genius of Ayn Rand’s me-generation-enabling novel, Atlas Shrugged, who was able to usher in a

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