Tagged: vehicle

Electric vehicles are their consequences - Ariadne

Robert Hickson Mar 25, 2018

Electric vehicles are increasingly popular, but for society they aren’t as simple as “plug ‘n drive”. Vector energy have produced a useful green paper on the implications of electric vehicles for NZ’s energy system I wrote last year about some of the issues facing a growing electric vehicle fleet here. Vector explores some of … Read More

Delivering packages with drones might be good for the environment - Guest Work

Guest Author Feb 16, 2018

Constantine Samaras, Carnegie Mellon University and Joshuah Stolaroff, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. There are more than 1 million drones registered in the U.S. Most of them belong to people flying them for fun, but a growing number are used commercially. Companies … Read More

High temperature superconductors and cars – it doesn't get any cooler (seriously) - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Mar 22, 2010

Ok, so I’m going to go about this in the fashion most often called ‘arse-about-face’. An HTS motor First, a word of explanation.  I was lucky enough to get to go to the ISIS-18 open day a little while back.  During said day, I developed what is probably going to be a lifelong fascination … Read More