Microbrewers Rejoice! the Growler Bicycle is Here!

The proliferation of cyclists and bicycle commuters in recent years is great for the nation’s overall health, air quality, and natural resources. It’s also fantastic because, in most areas, you can ride with beer – and this growler concept bike makes it possible for microbrewers and beer enthusiasts to ride with up to 64 oz. of beer!

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Energy Storage “Membrane” Cheaper Than Batteries and A Lot More Effective

There is a lot of time and money going into battery research these days, as well as supercapacitors, in an effort to increase electric vehicle range and charging efficiency. But researchers from the National University of Singapore have developed an energy storage membrane that is way cheaper, and a lot more effective than advanced batteries.

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Low-Pressure Tanks Could Revolutionize Hydrogen Storage in Cars

Hydrogen fuel cells really are the Holy Grail of green automobiles, emitting zero emissions and using the most abundant element in the known universe for fuel. Right now though the problems of cost and feasible storage methods are holding hydrogen back. But a group of scientists may have figured out how to store hydrogen in a 500 PSI tank…one-tenth what is normally needed.

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